Things To Do in Donegal: Family Fun and Kids Activities


Browse through our suggestions on the left on the most popular local activities in Inishowen & Donegal
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Joyce's Bar & Lounge

Fabulous for a pint or night out


The world famous Ballyliffin Golf Club is within 2km of the Ballyliffin Lodge Hotel & Spa
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Its long stretches of golden sandy beaches make for safe conditions to learn how to surf.

Horse Riding

Tullagh Bay Equestrian Centre catersfor all the family, from beginners to experts.
Beach Walk Way

Beach Walk Way

the walkway offers easy walking for all ages with unbeatable views
Open Royal Portrush

Ballyliffin Golf Club

The Golf Club is within 1km of the hotel and boasts two of the finest courses (36 holes)
Painting Photography

Painting & Photography

With the spectacular views of Malin Head its no wonder that the area is a favourite


For the experienced hill walker, the village is sheltered by awe inspiring mountains


Cycling is a great way to explore Inishowen and see things at your own pace.


Shopping in Carndonagh, Buncrana and Derry is only a short drive away from Ballyliffin.
Doagh Famine Village

Doagh Famine Village

In the summer you can have a tour through houses & outdoor centres of Doagh Famine Village
Clonmany Festival

Clonmany Family Festival

The First week in August each year hosts one of the most popular festivals in Donegal.
Yacht Charters

Yachting inishowen

Travel in luxury around our many ports, and enjoy Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way.
Dive Centre


The Inishowen peninsula is surrounded by many wrecks.


A region perfect for fishing with innumerable locations to fish in fresh or saltwater
Bird watching

Bird Watching

There is so much to see and do when you visit Inishowen.
Aurora Borealis

Aurora Borealis/ The...

In Ireland’s most northerly point there have been numerous sightings of this phenomenon
Tour Guides

Tour Guides

If you want to see the real heart of Inishowen, there are a number of qualified guides

Arts & Crafts

In Buncrana there is a workshop where precious stones are cut and mounted onto jewelry


The town of Moville hosts a purpose-built pottery workshop
Foyle Ferry

Foyle Ferry - Donegal to...

This location is a wonderful starting point to tour the Fanad peninsula
Oakfield Park Raphoe

Oakfield Park Raphoe Co....

Oakfield Park is a wonderful landscape of parkland, woodlands, lakes and formal gardens
Wild Ireland

Wild Ireland Animal...

Animal Sanctuary Inishowen

Wild Alpaca Way Inishowen...

Walk with the Alpacas Malin Head

Inish Adventures

Land and Water Activity Centre