Kick start your Star Wars adventure in Ireland by driving along the Ahch-To Way. Inspired by our connection to Star Wars, this 10km scenic driving route in Inishowen is packed with viewing points, photo-ops and inspiring Star Wars stories, see our map below.

Explore The Ahch-To Way In Ireland

Discover The Force Along The Ahch-To Way In Inishowen Co. Donegal

Not to be missed along the Ahch-To Way is the rocky but beautiful shoreline at Esky Bay, see below, located beside the charming Curiosity shop.

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TIE Pilots patrolling Esky Bay on Ahch-To

Another gem along the route you wouldn’t want to miss is a magical viewing point overlooking Ineuran Bay, where you can experience one of its famous sunsets.

Behind The Scenes Footage Of The Last Jedi At Malin Head, Donegal, Ireland

Daisy Ridley filming The Last Jedi on location at Malin Head

Daisy Ridley filming The Last Jedi on location at Malin Head ~ bfi.org.uk

The above behind the scenes footage was shot along a rugged stretch of shoreline that can be viewed along the Ahch-To Way. The scene captures a determined Rey running into battle with the dramatic backdrop of Dunaff head in the distance.

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Still waters over Ineuran Bay on Planet Ahch-ToA short distance from Ineuran Bay is Port Ronan pier, pictured below, an ideal lookout for some Ahch-To creatures.

Port Ronan Pier Malin Head Inishowen

Port Ronan viewing point, Malin Head

Exploring Ahch-To

Having followed the route you have an opportunity to stretch the legs and work up an appetite along the Malin Head Trail, located at Ireland’s most Northerly point. This 655 metre walk is packed with uninterrupted views of a rugged and historically significant landscape.

Edge Malin Head Inishowen Star Wars

Irelands Most Northerly Point, Malin Head, Inishowen

A short distance from the trail is the Seaview Tavern restaurant, where you can dine overlooking the North Atlantic and watch the fishing boats arrive with the ‘Catch of the Day’

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View of Esky Bay, Malin Head

Star Wars Stories Along Ahch-To

Make sure to stop by another Ahch-To location; Farren’s Bar, Ireland’s Most Northerly Bar. This is the location that, on the last day of filming Star Wars: The Last Jedi, the legendary Luke Skywalker dropped by.

Signed Boot Mark Hamill Farrens Bar Malin Head Inishowen

Signed Boot by Mark Hamill at Farrens Bar, Malin Head Inishowen

During your visit you will hear owner Hugh and locals retell the story of when they met a famous Jedi and look in envy at the now infamous stormtrooper boot signed by Mark Hamill.

John J McGettigan at Farrens Bar Malin Head Inishowen

During your Ahch-To adventure don’t miss the opportunity to pose by the Yoda Mural outside Farren’s Bar and connect with Star Wars stories in Inishowen.

All Inishowen Star Wars Stories

 

Visit Inishowen and experience part of the Star Wars Universe along the Ahch-To Way.