TAKE A SELF GUIDED TOUR OF FANAD LIGHTHOUSE!
The Fanad lighthouse tour is a very unique experience on Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way. It’s full of history, that’s delivered through a team excellent local guides. This is a must do tour!!
For a truly special visit to Fanad Lighthouse, our guided tour experience is a must. All our guides are local and can give you an authentic insight into the Fanad peninsula and life at Fanad Lighthouse.
CLIMB 76 steps to the top for spectacular views
EXPLORE Lough Swilly’s history and shipwrecks
HEAR stories of the lighthouse keepers & their families
LEARN about the light and aids to navigation
EXPERIENCE a working lighthouse
Our guided tours last approximately 45 mins (depending on the group). You will learn about the lives of the lighthouse keepers who were stationed here, and their families. There are stories of love and loss, hardship and resilience. You will be fascinated to hear how the light itself has changed over the centuries, and how the latest technology has transformed lighthouses.
Your tour will culminate with a climb to the top of the tour, where you will be treated to spectacular 360 views of north Donegal.
Please note, children must be a minimum of 1.2m height to climb the tower.