The Wild Atlantic Way stretches west along the wave-crashed coast from Donegal Town to far-flung Erris in north Co Mayo.
A mecca for surfers the dramatic coastline and miles of sandy beaches are a must see for visitors to the area.
A BOUNTY OF BEAUTY
Revel in this region’s unrivaled majesty at some of these simply unmissable spots.
Slieve League Cliffs
Sliabh Liag Cliffs, situated on the south west coast of County Donegal, are said to be the one of the highest and finest marine cliffs in Europe. To fully enjoy the spectacle of Sliabh Liag it is best to leave your car at the car park and walk the few miles to the cliffs so as not to miss the exciting scenery of the area.
Bundoran has a sandy beach facing Donegal Bay and the Atlantic.
With Bundoran’s main street only 250 metres away, there are lots of activities to get involved in and many amenities within walking distance, including cafes, restaurants and hotels.
Mullaghmore is a small fishing village where the sandy beach stretches as far as the eye can see and is ideal for a spot of swimming or windsurfing. You can also venture out into the Atlantic for an excursion to Inishmurray Island or a sea angling trip. Go for a leisurely stroll and take in panoramic views of Sliabh Liag or watch the waves crash under Classiebawn Castle.