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Wild Atlantic Way hot spot

Tory island is on the wild Atlantic way hiking routes and seriously deserves its place here. A 45... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
my_life_my_choice
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Isle of Skye, United Kingdom
via mobile
Céad slán ag an tír mór

Loved my visit to Tory Island in 2017. I sorta needed to get away from certain things on the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Eoin09
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Armagh, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Located only 11 kilometers from the mainland of Ireland, this small island features important historic attractions and excellent opportunities for bird watching.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“social club” (7 reviews)
“day trip” (6 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tory island is on the wild Atlantic way hiking routes and seriously deserves its place here. A 45 min ferry crossing at €26 pp is excellent value for money. The mountains offer amazing views with their smokey tops as we departed the port. Arriving at...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved my visit to Tory Island in 2017. I sorta needed to get away from certain things on the mainland - like the car!! And timetables!! Just loved getting back to nature & walking about during the day - even if it meant getting the...More

Thank Eoin09
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Caught the Ferry from Magheroarty €26 per person. The Ferry is always on time. It's 9 miles to Tory and takes 40 - 45 minutes. We were met by The King of Tory as he meets most Ferry's and greets everyone on the Ferry. What...More

Thank Wilfiej10
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I debated heavily after reading the reviews but in the end decided to head over to Tory Island, and to our delight it's been the highlight of our trip so far! We took the 1:30 ferry as the 11:30 was already full...More

2  Thank Colleen M
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Whether an experienced walker or not Tory Island has a lot to interest the walker. A lighthouse, war graves, beaches, an artists cottage and stunning cliffs are just some of the highlights. The ferry details can be obtained from the Toryislandferry website and there is...More

1  Thank Frankie T
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Why didn't I visit Tory sooner! I visited the island in July 2017 for 3 days. The area is fabulous and yes you could cram a trip into 1 day out in the morning and return in the evening but for me a few days...More

Thank TouristMM1X
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Tory island is well worth a trip... It was the highlight of our 5 days spent in Donegal! Located north of Gweedore which is an Irish speaking area! (Fanad Peninsula). I speak Munster Irish (gaelge) and was amazed that despite the difference in our dialect,...More

Thank sonyamsonyamsonyam
Reviewed 16 July 2017

We went to Tory on St.Patrick's weekend for a day trip and were so taken with the serenity, scenery and hospitality (particularly from Daniel in the social club) we decided to return for an overnight stay. Second visit was even more inspiring. Walking around the...More

Thank JKlondon09
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Having traveled the length and breath of Ireland I am blown away by Tory Island. I don't understand how it isn't mobbed with tourists because it is such good value, is such a genuinely welcoming place, has a night life that never ends. It is...More

Thank Pauline M
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We visited Tory Island last Wednesday and were greeted off the 40 minute ferry ride by Ireland's last king Patsy Dan. This trip has been on my bucket list for 4 years and I was so pleased to be there. In true Donegal style the...More

Thank Lesley M
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Aileen M
25 August 2017|
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My cousin lives on Tory. I can't post a link here, doesn't allow it, if you go to Facebook and look up: Pud Boyle - his page has a picture of three children in B&W for profile picture and a picture of him and his wife also... More
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Karen M
22 June 2017|
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