Explore Ireland’s magnificent northern coastline from the cliffs and coves of County Antrim to the spectacular seascapes of County Donegal.
LETTERKENNY is the largest town in County Donegal, at its centre is the majestic St Eunan’s Cathedral and charming Market Square.
Follow in the footsteps of Michael Palin on a fabulous COASTAL TRAIN JOURNEY from LONDONDERRY- COLERAINE, which he described as ‘one of the most beautiful rail journeys in the world’.
Discover the tranquil beauty of the GIANT’S CAUSEWAY a spectacular UNESCO World Heritage site, shrouded in myth and legend. Find out all there is to know about the Causeway and the giant Finn McCool at the fantastic Visitor Centre.
Explore the unspoilt landscape of County Donegal with a drive into the GLENVEAGH NATIONAL PARK, in the heart of the Derryveagh Mountains. The VISITOR CENTRE & GARDENS, located on the northern end of Lough Veagh, are imaginatively designed and support a rich variety of rare and tender plants. Nearby is GLENVEAGH CASTLE, a guided tour gives a glimpse of a lifestyle belonging to an earlier age.
A guided tour of MALIN HEAD, Ireland’s most northerly point at the end of the Inishowen Peninusla, an area of great scenic beauty and history.
Discover DERRY during a guided walking tour, a city with ancient city walls, standing 26 feet high and 30 feet wide in places! Other points of interest are St Columbs Cathedral, the Guildhall and the gleaming white Peace Bridge which curves across the River Foyle.
Your holiday includes
6 nights dinner, bed & breakfast
Coastal Train Ride
Glenveagh NP, Castle & Gardens
Malin Head – guided coach tour
Derry – guided walking tour
Ferry – Holyhead/Dublin
All coach travel & excursions
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The 4 star Clanree Hotel, Letterkenny (4 nights) is a modern, friendly hotel situated on the outskirts of Letterkenny. All rooms are en suite, spacious and stylish with television, telephone and tea/coffee facilities. The hotel also has a swimming pool, Jacuzzi, sauna, steam room and gym.
The 4 star Johnstown House Hotel, Enfield (1night outward)
The 3 star Esplanade Hotel, Bray (1 night return)
Rooms are en suite with television, telephone, hairdryer and tea/coffee facilities.
All hotels have a lift and Wi-Fi.