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Peaceful place to shower your head

I’ve heard a few tales over the years about healing waters than run trough this part of the world... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
paddy b
Newry, United Kingdom

Amazing place to visit with special history to tell, very interesting is St. Bridgis oak tree and... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2017
Dundalk, Ireland
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Upper Faughart | Faughart Upper, Co. Louth, Dundalk, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

I’ve heard a few tales over the years about healing waters than run trough this part of the world and off course the stories about the hill itself. Well worth a stop if you like a quiet,peaceful place to sit and leave the rat race...More

2  Thank paddy b
Reviewed 15 January 2018

Not sure why this area would be a tourist attraction. Bar the shrine of course . , views are o.k. U Can seeOver the border on good day. A bit of history there too. But faughart is a dull cold. And Windy a tad Lifeless...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2017

Amazing place to visit with special history to tell, very interesting is St. Bridgis oak tree and cell. Stunning views of the area.

Thank galanatalia
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

This ancient graveyard overlooks the town of Dundalk and is great to visit during the day where you can see over the bay and at night when you can see the town lit up in all its finery. Edward the Bruce, (who was proclaimef King...More

Thank irishcoleenDundalk
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Beautiful views all around it. The graveyard is very interesting with graves dating back hundreds of years. St Brigids shrine is interesting and creepy. People go to say prayers for their sick children and the tree beside the shrine has countless numbers of ribbons and...More

Thank slallen1995
Reviewed 17 January 2017

If you are touring around the countryside, the hill and the Cemetery are very interesting. Ruins of a medievil church in the cemetery and the tomb of Edward the Bruce, King of Ireland and brother of Robert the Bruce (think Braveheart).

Thank pk1363
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

A very calm and spiritual place. You can almost feel the faith here. Typical Irish churchyard with a typical lack of care for the surrounding area. The car park is a disgrace. However, I came for the church. Well worth a visit.

Thank Derry B
Reviewed 8 August 2016

The views from the cemetery are spectacular as the cemetery is situated near the peak of the hill. There are a number of historic sites on or near the Hill of Faughart including Faughart ancient cemetery. In the cemetery are the foundations to an ancient...More

3  Thank gerry w
Reviewed 18 July 2016

The views from here are amazing. The historic graveyard is well maintained and contains the burial place of Edward Bruce (died 1318), a holy well, and a prayer tree.

Thank DeirdreM631
Reviewed 12 June 2016

On a positive note I will return again over the coming weeks as I believe it is worth it. Unfortunately, very little effort has been made by the Louth Co Co to ensure the site is fitted with info boards. There is a bin which...More

2  Thank Ray W
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