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Fanad Lighthouse

Fanad, Donegal, F92 YC03
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One of the Great Lighthouses of Ireland

Step back in time, hear stories about light-keepers in days gone by and climb to the top of tower for spectacular views of land and sea.
Fanad Lighthouse is an iconic working lighthouse at the mouth of Lough Swilly. It has been voted one of the most beautiful lighthouses in the world and it’s easy to see why. This stunning heritage building is the flagship visitor attraction of the Fanad peninsula, an area of outstanding natural beauty which has much to offer the visitor. 
Come explore Fanad Lighthouse, experience the hospitality of our local guides and discover the magic of North Donegal.

It is one of three Signature Discovery Points on the Wild Atlantic Way in Donegal.


We offer fully guided tours where you can hear all about the lighthouse and climb the tower in the company of a local guide. We also welcome group tours all year round by appointment.

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