Carrickfinn Island History Trail

Carrickfinn Island History Trail

18, 25 August, 11am - 1pm

Booking Required
  • Darkest Discoveries Donegal
  • Church of Ireland Gate, Carrickfinn, Kincasslagh
  • Co. Donegal

Join us, to acquire local history and heritage while experiencing the beauty of this spectacular and diverse landscape.

Walk through Carrickfinn, while hearing the stories of Banríon an Uaignis (Queen of Loneliness), Caitlín Mhór, An Trá Bhán and other folktales. View the ruins of Miseóg’s (a 19th century prophetess) homestead in Ballymanus, and hear the stories of disasters, emigration, fashion, spectacle and development that were all but a premonition in her lifetime. A light walk, less than 4 km. Duration: 2 hr. Bring suitable clothing and footwear.

Admission & Booking

    • Adult: €5
    • to book contact donegalheritage@gmail.com

Access & Parking

  • Suitable for Children under 12
  • Car Parking Available