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Windy and peaceful

As the heading said windy and peaceful. Have been here twice in the last two weeks and the wind... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Princesscoco6
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Breathtaking

Great scenic drive , spectacular cliffs and seascapes , road not for the fainthearted but well... read more

Reviewed October 26, 2018
BrianCoAntrim
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Hornhead Loop Scenic Drive, Dunfanaghy, Ireland
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All reviews narrow road stunning views beautiful drive sunny day the cliff scary drive out of this world passing places single track well worth the effort wild atlantic way opposite direction afraid of heights tory island short drive no doubt sheephaven bay
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As the heading said windy and peaceful. Have been here twice in the last two weeks and the wind was strong both days with some rain as well but this doesn't take away from the place it only adds to it. Great views and a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Princesscoco6
Reviewed October 26, 2018

Great scenic drive , spectacular cliffs and seascapes , road not for the fainthearted but well worth the effort.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank BrianCoAntrim
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Take the road out of Dunfanaghy to a junction which is signed to Hornhead to the left. Ideally the flow of traffic should be in this direction keep following signs to Hornhead and you will eventually arrive at a car park where the views out...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Robbiefromdonegal
Reviewed September 23, 2018

A must when in the Dunfanaghy area - the Hornhead Loop is an unmissable section of the wonderful Wild Atlantic Way scenic route.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank AJBGroomsport
Reviewed September 15, 2018

We parked by the bridge and followed directions from our book. A local told us we probably wouldn't be able to walk the whole loop because a farmer had fenced off his land, but we decided to try anyway. Beautiful walk up over the dunes,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank CeannCabaiste
Reviewed August 22, 2018

A nice view from a great place. From Dunfanaghy in 10 minutes you will arrive at Hornhead Loop. Nice place to be.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank ansr0mijn
Reviewed August 21, 2018

The views were breath taking, just walking round and seeing the scenery, the ocean the wild life was a fantastic experience.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank kathyjohnston69
Reviewed August 14, 2018

I have been up here 4 times. Always ride my bike up for a good work out. Need to be prepared for bad weather as this place is exposed. Well worth the effort.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank mcqeng
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

This is a must-see! Beautiful and striking views of Sheepshaven Bay and the Dunfanaghy cliffs. Gorgeous views on all sides.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank AliFromBedford
Reviewed August 3, 2018

A short drive from the town of Dunfanaghy the views are absolutely stunning a must for your bucket list

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Alister R
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AlanMerrins
May 29, 2018|
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Response from Maria M | Reviewed this property |
Hi I would walk the Horn Head loop. You can park at the bottom and walk the road up. It is a narrow road and cars will be driving up too. It is quite steep but worth it for the view. It would maybe take a couple of hours... More
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AlanMerrins
April 10, 2018|
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Response from DLP555 | Reviewed this property |
Walking the whole of the peninsula would take a long time. Probably better to drive it and park to take in the awesome views. Or, better still, ask a local. Sorry I can’t be of more help but do enjoy the scenery!
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marcusjj
August 23, 2017|
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Response from Trevor H | Reviewed this property |
No but it is up hill and roughish terrain. Well worth it for the view.
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