Donegal Itinerary 5 Days

This is a glimpse of what to see in 5 days in Donegal from Donegal itinerary 5 days created by our travel experts. These are the attractions one must visit while planning a 5 days trip to Donegal.

5 Days in Donegal - Perfect Vacation Guide

With its undying aura of serenity, the effortless fusion of old and new-world charm, the picturesque locales, the riot of colorful neighborhoods and the energetic crowds - Donegal is one mesmerizing destination. Choosing the must visit places in Donegal when you are running short on time can be quite a tough task!

Are 5 days enough for Donegal tour?

Wondering about what to see in 5 days in Donegal ? It can be a confusing task to decide where to go in Donegal. But, 5 days are perfect to cover each corner of Donegal. You can visit popular places in Donegal, get walking tour and have local food during your vacation.

How much money for 5 days in Donegal?

The budget cost of 5 days in Donegal is USD 1235. You can further save on your stays by opting for hostels and homestay. Also try to travel by public transportation whenever possible.

What to pack for Donegal 5 days vacation?

  • Carry extra battery of camera. If you are a shutterbug, carry extra memory card; those 5 days in Donegal are going to be full of moments that you would want to click!
  • Keep a journal to record your favorite moments and scribble notes!
  • Since you will be having a heavy luggage to fit your belongings for 5 days, carry a small backpack that you can use while you go sightseeing!

What to see in Donegal in 5 days?

Doagh Famine Village, Slieve League, Donegal Castle, Glenveagh National Park must be a part of your Donegal itinerary in 5 days! Also, you cannot afford to miss Malin Head, The Looking Glass Spa Therapy, Glenevin Waterfall. Since 5 days is a comfortable time to explore the best of Donegal, you can add Mamore Gap and Lough Eske to your itinerary. If you are too tired running between different spots, you can take a day off from the sightseeing and relax in your room or at a nice cafe.

Donegal travel tips for first-timers

  • Book a food tour, nothing expresses the essence of Donegal like its food!
  • Take a weekend getaway, explore the nearby cities of Donegal.
  • List down the free days of the museums and try to visit them on those days to save on ticket fee.

Getting around Donegal in 5 days

You are going to be in the city for a considerable amount of time and hence it is recommended to get hang of the local transit system that will make getting around cheaper. Alternatively, you can hire a car or a bike and explore Donegal on your own, at your own pace.

Best places to eat, drink, and shop in Donegal

Eat, drink, shop repeat! You can enjoy an excellent retail therapy when in Donegal. On your 5-day trip, make sure you try out the best local delicacies as well as shop for some souvenirs to take back home.

Where to stay in Donegal for 5D4N vacation?

For a 5 day 4 nights vacation in Donegal, you can choose a vacation rental or a hotel that is conveniently located. You can score a good deal on BnB, since the stay is for a longer duration.

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