a wealth of water-based activities
There’s something to suit everyone
From a carefree gallop along one of our endless sandy beaches to a tranquil walk along a lush green hillside. Tee off on a top golf experience on a superb coastal links course or get in to the water to kayak along the stunning coast leading to the majestic Atlantic. Whatever the pace fast or leisurely, there are plenty of activities for you to enjoy
Whether it’s scenic looped walks, stunning coastal walks, or more challenging hikes, Inishowen has it all. No matter what level or length of walk you are looking for our dramatic landscapes and peaceful surroundings are just waiting to be discovered
Inishowen was created for Golf. Lush greens, rugged coastal dunes with breathtaking scenic views and a superb selection of challenging links courses. Renowned for quality, excellent value for money and warm and friendly hospitality, Inishowen has everything for your next golf break
Get away from the noise and stress of everyday life and escape to the open and peaceful roads of Inishowen. Whether you push your limits or just go for a relaxed spin the wide open roads, dramatic scenery and clean fresh air, will rejuvenate your body and spirit
Enjoy a horse riding weekend tailor-made to suit your level and frame of mind, chill out or break free, chose from gentle treks to cross-country runs. Breathtaking scenery, exhilarating rides and trails and the great outdoors - there is no better feeling than going horse riding in Inishowen. From first time novices looking to learn the basics to the more experienced rider, there is something to suit every level
Spa & Wellness
Surrounded by nature’s beauty, Inishowen is the perfect location to restore calm and balance in your body and mind. Get away from the stresses and strains of everyday life with a pampering break in one of our excellent spa hotels. Choose from a wonderful range of quality day- and stay- spas, offering soothing luxury treatments to revive and rejuvenate your mind, body and soul
Surrounded by water, Inishowen offers a wealth of water-based activities with an abundance of superb beaches, rivers and lakes. Whether your things is a leisurely sail out on Lough Swilly, a deep-sea dive for hidden treasure or a white-knuckle surf on Pollan Bay you’ll not be disappointed. Great facilities experienced and qualified instructors and the chance to try your hand at a new water sport, makes Inishowen the perfect choice for an activity break
Roped and harnessed, scaling a sheer rock face is a great personal challenge. When you get to the top, you’ll be buzzing from the excitement of your achievement. And, no doubt, you’ll be itching to enjoy the thrill of abseiling from the top. If this sounds like your idea of fun, you’ll be delighted to know that there are many spots where you can enjoy this sport in Inishowen or join in on Inishowen's Climbfest, Ireland's only dedicated Climbing Festival on some of the Best Climbs in Europe.
Inishowen is the perfect destination to keep your little ones smiling, regardless of the weather and it won’t break the bank. There’s plenty for all the family to see and do, from kiddies pottery classes, horse ridding or kayaking lessons to star gazing planetarium and thrilling wildlife museum, not forgetting the traditional seaside attractions. We guarantee you’ll take home fond memories of a super family break. There are also a number of excellent Kids Playgrounds in the following areas Buncrana, Moville, Ballyliffin and Culdaff (free admission)
If the kids are happy, you’re happy....
Key Shopping locations in Inishowen are Buncrana and Carndonagh with regular buses services available. All have a blend of modern and traditional shopping options including local arts and crafts, as well as many coffee shops, restaurants and bars. Derry offers all the biggest names in high street and designer fashions with two large shopping Malls in the centre of town called Foyleside and Richmond Centre