Solas Ireland - Bog Safari

Tour Type: Outdoor Attractions Location: Donegal Duration: 2 Hours

Take an authentic hike and experience like nothing before as you get fascinating insight into this unique and primeval landscape.

Provider: Solas Ireland Walks and Hikes
Solas Ireland - Bog Safari
From
€42.00
per Adult
Adults
€42.00

Total:42.00
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Tour Type: Walking Tours Location: Donegal Duration: 2 Hours
Solas Ireland - Bog Safari
From
€42.00
per Adult
Date & Ticket Options Close

Take an authentic hike and experience like nothing before as you get fascinating insight into this unique and primeval landscape.

Provider: Solas Ireland Walks and Hikes

What to Expect

  • Local and qualified guide
  • 6km Hike
  • Discover how the bog was formed
  • Explore stories of myths and legends
  • Views of Lough Swilly and West Donegal

Full Description

This unique tour takes you on a journey through time where you will explore how the dog (or peatland) was formed.

Hear about the myths and legends in relation to bogs while you are on this great hike.

Discover the ancient monastic site along with traditional turf cutting.

The bog has quite unique biodiversity and hear about its role in the fight against climate change.

Along the way you will get to witness some green energy in action as you ramble through the breathtaking landscape.

The lunch/snack break will be on on a hilltop with panoramic views of Lough Swilly and West Donegal - stunning place to eat your food at

The walk is on track and mixed terrain which can be wet, boggy and also slippery in places.

 

 

Location

Meeting Point - Gortleck, Co. Donegal

Tour Details

Distance - 10km

Please Note: A good level of fitness is required as it has a 200m ascent.

Ages 16+

Additional Information

What to bring

  • Waterproof coat & trousers
  • Hat & Gloves
  • Walking Boots
  • Lunch & Lots To Drink (2L)
  • Warm Clothing
  • Rucksack to carry it all in.

Inclusions

  • A qualified local walking guide.

Cancellation Policy

29 days or more before the walk: no cancellation fee

15-28 days before the walk: 50% cancellation fee

8-14 days before the walk: 75% cancellation fee

7 days or less before the walk: 100% cancellation fee

Reviews

- Bernie S
No matter what your level of fitness, Sharon can tailor her walk to suit so that everyone can get the most enjoyment of the great outdoors. A great experience to making the most of any trip to Donegal
- Trip-advisor
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