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There's a lovely coastal walk from Ned's Point Fort to Porthaw Beach . You have to park the car... read more

Reviewed November 11, 2018
2020vision
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Dundonald, Belfast.
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The shore walk from Buncrana to Porthaw Beach is simply amazing. The views over Lough Swilly to the... read more

Reviewed September 20, 2017
Tommy-Lamb1954
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Crumlin, United Kingdom
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Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

There's a lovely coastal walk from Ned's Point Fort to Porthaw Beach . You have to park the car here as there's no parking further along . The beach itself is really lovely , secluded and would be great for a picnic . Well worth...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed September 20, 2017

The shore walk from Buncrana to Porthaw Beach is simply amazing. The views over Lough Swilly to the Fanad Peninsula are stunning. If you are tired and want to shorten the walk you can drive to the Lifeboat Station at Neds Point and park there....More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed August 9, 2017

Beautiful wee beach accessed by the walk from Neds point. Lovely fine sand and some rocks for kids to play on. It's quite sheltered and the water is safe for swimming

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank holidayseeker
Reviewed March 14, 2017

This beach is about a 5-8 minute walk from Ned's Point where your going to have to park, as there are no parking facilities near this location. Its ideal for children to run about fly kites, play ball games or have a paddle. As its...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Jeanette L
Reviewed March 13, 2016

You come to this beach if you continue to walk around the coast past Ned's Point Fort in the Father Hegarty's rock direction. White sandy beach - great for dog walking and easily accessible with concrete ramps from the pathway to the beach itself if...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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Reviewed April 15, 2015

One of the best beaches in Buncrana in my opinion. It's never too busy and always well-maintained. Only a short walk from Ned's Point

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank lozzamcdozza
Reviewed April 12, 2014

This beach is about one mile north of Buncrana, on the beautiful "Shore Path Walk". You can start at "Swan Park" and walk up, or drive to "Ned's Point Fort", and take the short walk from there. Whichever way you go, you'll be delighted, as...More

Date of experience: March 2014
1  Thank letterkennycaint
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