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Reviewed 3 days ago

We stopped at Glenveagh National Park in County Donegal, adding the stop to our trip very late in the planning process, and we are so glad we did. It really is the jewel of County Donegal and worth the trip. There's a tranquility and peacefulness...More

Thank dropalinetoemily
Reviewed 5 days ago

Ireland has seven national parks - all amazing, and rather incredible considering the small size of the island. I am the proprietor of Mick's Custom Irish Tours and think Glenveagh is the best of 'em all. The marvelous castle set on stunning Lough Veagh; the...More

Thank IrishRM711
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Glenveagh twice in August 2018. We never ceased to be amazed at the sheer outstanding natural Beauty. Lovely to see so many families and teenagers and older people and dogs under control, enjoying the National Park. We both remarked that we didn’t see...More

1  Thank Valerie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This park is a relatively easy drive from Letterkenny and we’ll worth the trip. Beautiful walks, an good visitors’ center and an intersting castle to visit (with a charge for the castle tour) with lovely gardens. The walk from the visitor center to the castle...More

Thank Ajaxtol
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed the lakeside walk to the castle. We walked around the lovely gardens and soaked in the magnificent views. The kids were a bit over castle tours, so we skipped that option and enjoyed a delicious lunch in the cafe instead. We saw...More

Thank Frances V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The visitor centre to Glenveagh National park is free and has lots of interesting information. There is an inexpensive bus service to the castle but you can also walk. We did not go into the castle but we did spend quite a long time in...More

Thank JeanChippenham
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful place to wander around for hours, take the bus to the castle and do the guided tour which was brilliant even the children enjoyed it and it didn’t take long, more fantastic walks in the grounds and gardens , highly recommend to...More

Thank stevenson7333333
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing park to visit with free parking there is a bus service to take you to the castle or you can walk and enjoy the Amazing views. The tour of the castle gives local history and touring the gardens is also worth the time.

Thank Josie D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I visited here late September. Such an amazing place. The castle, grounds and garden were all just well kept and amazing. A great place to visit for any age. One of the top stops on our visit to Ireland.

1  Thank Carl T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Free parking at the visitor centre where you can buy your bus tickets. We walked the 3km on the flat to the castle and got the bus back. We then walked the view point trail around the back of the castle (approx 1km and steep...More

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CM2017x
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AlanMerrins
16 May 2018|
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Response from Dave M | Reviewed this property |
Yes get the shuttle buzz to castle and head from there out the trail. Lashed rain for whole walk. Didn't bother me though. Enjoy
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