Fanad Head Lighthouse
OSI Map 2, Grid ref: C232 477
Est. Time to complete: 1 - 1.5hr (Tour of lighthouse)
Difficulty: A notable landmark that offers great photo opportunities. Steep cliffs surround the lighthouse so care should be taken if straying off the pathways.
Notable Features: Fanad Head is steeped in history and is well worth a visit when in the area. When taking a rest day from hiking, or when the weather is poor, the lighthouse offers a great opportunity to recharge the batteries. It is one of the most spectacular lighthouses in the country and is open to the public for tours. The lighthouse also offers self-catering accommodation for those that have always wanted to spend a night on Donegal's rugged coast. More information can be found on the following link - Fanad Lighthouse