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Glenveagh National Park

Main entrance on R251, Ireland
074-37090
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Enjoyable day

During our recent break in Co. Donegal we decided to visit Glenveagh which we have been intending... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Sam M
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Antrim, United Kingdom
Great place for families

We did an afternoon trip and were met with a warm welcome. We booked the bus as time was short but... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Linda H
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Barcelona
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“shuttle bus” (55 reviews)
“castle tour” (37 reviews)
“visitor center” (18 reviews)
LOCATION
Main entrance on R251, Ireland
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074-37090
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"shuttle bus"
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"castle tour"
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"visitor center"
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"tea room"
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"castle grounds"
in 16 reviews
"walled garden"
in 15 reviews
"well worth a visit"
in 29 reviews
"beautiful scenery"
in 20 reviews
"bus service"
in 7 reviews
"walking trails"
in 6 reviews
"lovely walk"
in 16 reviews
"small fee"
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"quiche"
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"cakes"
in 11 reviews
"beautiful area"
in 8 reviews
"coffee shop"
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"natural beauty"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

During our recent break in Co. Donegal we decided to visit Glenveagh which we have been intending to do for many years. They have a very good visitors centre where you can purchase tickets for the shuttle bus to take you up to the castle...More

Thank Sam M
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We did an afternoon trip and were met with a warm welcome. We booked the bus as time was short but you can walk. We wanted to see the castle which was excellent with beautiful gardens. All staff were friendly and would chat. Would go...More

Thank Linda H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Couldn't do mountain hike because of rain so arrived here. Got bus in centre 4km into park €3return €2 for under 16s. Off at castle and walked 5km into park and back. Great hike. Will be back again. Lovely part of our country

Thank Dave M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was my first time visiting this place and was a great place to visit with some spectacular views. It is definitely a place you must go and visit if u have some spare time.

Thank Robert B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Glenveagh today, the shuttle bus is great although you can walk from the visitor centre to the castle if you wish. The tour of the castle was very good, an actor & 2 actresses take you back with them to the early 1900’s....More

Thank Columba H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful, well kept. Numerous walking paths-approximately 4km to the castle where you can have a well deserved break and tea (would definitely recommend the apple pie). There is also a bus that goes to and from the castle. If you heart desires, continuing on the...More

Thank loulouholidays
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely place . Great for spending time with family and to "charge the battery" ;) No matter what time of the year there is always beautifully

Thank alexandra3m6
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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

I have been visiting Glenveagh for the majority of my life, and my love for the place hasn’t wavered since. The gardens are divine, the walks are breath-taking and is an absolute joy to journey through the park.

1  Thank Matthew D
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

Visited with my partner while staying half an hours drive away in a rented cottage. The park and castle are immaculate, we opted to do the upper glen walk which was a 4km linear walk along the lake shore to the waterfall, (4km return as...More

1  Thank 72Mary
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Reviewed 9 January 2018

Glenveagh National Park is one of the best national parks in Ireland and is really worth a visit if you're in Co. Donegal. With an area of 30,000 acres there are many fine walks and trails to explore, two lovely lakes and a lovely old...More

3  Thank sigi54
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