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Oldest and Tallest high cross in Ireland

loads of history on this hidden gem on the Wild Atlantic Way, check out its standing stone, Bulaun... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2018
Falcarragh, Ireland
Ray cross is highly recommended by Seamus from Walking Donegal

this cross is the oldest and tallest high cross in Ireland, check out the standing and also the... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2017
County Donegal, Ireland
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Reviewed 20 May 2018

loads of history on this hidden gem on the Wild Atlantic Way, check out its standing stone, Bulaun Stone, High cross and not forgetting the 7mtr tall cross carved from one stone .... it was said that 200 people attending a confirmation were killed here...More

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Reviewed 21 September 2017

this cross is the oldest and tallest high cross in Ireland, check out the standing and also the quern stone ... lots of history in such a small place

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Reviewed 2 August 2017

loved the peace tranquility of wandering around amongst the ancient graves standing stones and history... and singing within its walls was a treat

Thank jane t
Reviewed 26 July 2017

We sang here today, between the rain showers. Very atmospheric, full of history, gorgeous views across to the dunes

Thank CandyV28
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Off the beaten track but easy to locate (follow the brown signs) and well worth a quick visit. It houses possibly the largest high Cross in Ireland.

Thank merichie86
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Having a weekend at the song house with Candy and we went to the old church to hear about local history and to sing a few songs inside. Lovely spiritual p!ace.Very enjoyable

Thank nursemarge19
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Beautiful old church ruin with an amazing High cross inside. Standing stone and basin outside as well as very old graves

Thank Kathleen G
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Went here on a gloriously sunny Saturday and spent a few hours here without seeing another person. As you head out the N56 from Falcarragh to Dunfanaghy, after roughly a mile you will cross the Ray River. The next left turn takes you to the...More

Thank DavidWray96
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Unless someone local explains how to get to this place it is almost impossible to find even though it has the largest intact stone cross in Ireland. You will need to read up on the history of the place before or after you visit as...More

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Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Great place as a must see, this is the location for the tallest and oldest high cross in Ireland, circa 890, check out the standing and the quern stone, and not forgetting the small Church itself, you'll be tripping over the Heritage at Ray Church...More

Thank seamusdoohan
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