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Address: Main Street, Fahan, Ireland

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The view is lovely

It's a nice place to stop to take in the amazing view of Inishowen. Go down for a stroll along the beach. Even on a miserable day, the view is amazing

Reviewed 28 February 2017
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dublin
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Reviewed 28 February 2017

It's a nice place to stop to take in the amazing view of Inishowen. Go down for a stroll along the beach. Even on a miserable day, the view is amazing

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Derry, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

Fahan is one of the most likely places I take my dog for a walk. It is a beautiful, peaceful walk with some beautiful sights

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Manchester, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 23 May 2015

Great views !!!!! Even though there were 40 mph winds and sleet hitting us in our faces, the visit was just Awesome !!!!

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United Kingdom
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Reviewed 22 January 2015

As the above . Don't come looking for something spectacular, the view here is one of personal vision. To myself, it is lovely. But do I want to share? No not really. There are many hidden treasures around here which cannot be found without local guidance, and the locals don't know how good in what they have. My only clues... More 

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Buncrana, Ireland
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Reviewed 7 May 2013

For me being from Buncrana this is an iconic spot. Having lived abroad for years I used to always say that "you know you're home when you come round the Fahan Lookout". In fact it is nothing more than a end in the road but the view over the Swilly out to the Atlantic is awesome. It is worth a... More 

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Letterkenny, Ireland
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Reviewed 10 April 2013

Fahan [pronounced fawn] is a small village in Inishowen, Donegal, about 5 kilometers south of Buncrana, and you will find the "Lookout" on the main road, heading north towards Buncrana. It looks out on to Lough Swilly, and on a clear day, it is a beautiful sight. You can't park at the spot, but if you go about 100 meters... More 

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