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St Egney's Holy Well

When I was a child our family went to the little grotto and holy well on 15th August to celebrate Our Lady's feast day. I rediscovered it last year and this year I'm looking... read more

Reviewed August 12, 2016
Madeline M
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Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

When I was a child our family went to the little grotto and holy well on 15th August to celebrate Our Lady's feast day. I rediscovered it last year and this year I'm looking forward to it. About 300 pilgrims gather to have a service led by the local Clonmany priest. It involves the Rosary and other prayers, hymns and... More 

Thank Madeline M
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Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

We saw mamore gap as part of our day tour through north donegal. Even it was brutally raining the view was great and the drive was a lot of fun. I can definitly recommend mamore gap.

Thank Philipp H
Londonderry Co.Derry
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Reviewed July 13, 2016

A great place to visit and see the Donegal Hills roll down to the wild Atlantic Ocean with the waves crashing onto the shore line. During my visit, a rainbow appeared which enhanced the view.

Thank Norman P
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Reviewed July 8, 2016

If you would like to see the beautiful Irish countryside pictured between two mountains looking down over a beautiful coastline, this is the place to be. There is also a nice memorial spot to stop by and say a few prayers!

Thank Brendan K
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Reviewed July 6, 2016

Take the time to drive this route. We have driven the Gap in both directions. There are multiple places to pull over to take in the view. We also have driven this is rain and with sun. Both were beautiful!

Thank Carrie N
Clonmany, Ireland
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5 reviews
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Reviewed June 28, 2016

A really scenic drive, fantastic views, breathtaking. Great place to take photos of beautiful landscape and ocean. There are parking areas if you would like to do some walking over the hills. There are walk routes for different abilities.

1 Thank Crocharm
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Reviewed June 26, 2016

Only did it once and disobeyed sat navigation after that. Very narrow road. For those that want to get off their butt there is the Urris ridge hike, this road cuts the ridge. Hiking along the ridge isn't for the faint hearted but offers splendid views. Sat navigation and maps required. Did a quarter of the southern ride which loops... More 

1 Thank LondonTell
Ottawa, Canada
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Reviewed June 12, 2016

My wife and I were traveling through Donegal in May 2016. We took the drive through Mamore Gap and really enjoyed the scenery. The gap itself is not as impressive as some of the others in Ireland, yet, I would recommend you not to miss if in the area.

Thank Jahlen99
Bangor, N Ireland
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Reviewed June 8, 2016

It's worth going a little out of your way for this. The approach from one side is a steep winding road and the descent on the other is a very long and steep straight road. Use a map and take your pick which way round you do it. The views are stunning if the weather is good. Near the summit... More 

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Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

Went over Mamore Gap on my 600 Suzuki yesterday absolutely loved it views on ride up to the gap were amazing but the view going over was something else if you have a fear of heights please avoid this if you love beautiful scenery this is the place to be

Thank John H

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