WALKING HOLIDAYS IN DONEGAL
This is a lovely, wild, and unique walking tour location. Donegal boasts unique accents, intense history, strong legend, spectacular landscapes, and a true local’s atmosphere. Donegal is well known for their love of good-cheer with pints of your favorite tipple, traditional music, and story tellers. The walks are part of the Wild Atlantic Way with added adventures to discover the hidden gems of our beautiful county.
Donegal (Dún na nGall), which means the fort of the foreigners, most likely got its name from the Danish invasion of the 850s but has long been a strong hold of Irish tradition. To this day the most northerly county The Donegal Gaeltacht” on our doorstep retains 30-thousand people who speak Irish in their everyday life. Donegal’s countryside is the stuff of legends and walking enthusiast; visitors will note the relaxed atmosphere and slower pace of life for which the county is known.
Pull on a pair of walking boots, point yourself in any direction you like and feel the wilderness speak to you. The walking experience in County Donegal is second to none. From our Waymarked Ways, National Looped Walks, Coastal Paths and Island Loops, County Donegal is a walkers spectacular. For any walking enthuasiast The Lagoon Restaurant & Guesthouse is the perfect location to base yourself for a walking holiday of a lifetime.