Downpatrick Head, Ballycastle

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  • This is a spectacular natural phenomenon. Unfortunately the day we picked to visit, it was extremely wild and we couldn’t go too far up to the top of the head as it was too dangerous. However, we did ...  more »
  • We found the history of the area fascinating, specifically the "EIRE 64" marking from WW II that served to designate to aircraft that they were flying over neutral Ireland and not an enemy state. Just...  more »
  • Downpatrick Head is a must see! Better than the Cliffs of Moher because many less people (no tour buses). Stunning views of the Atlantic and West Coast of Ireland. Great geological features that are w...  more »
  • Got a late recommendation to visit on our travels and wasn't disappointed. Beautiful place with amazing views.
  • One of those breathtaking cliffs of Ireland! It's still very natural looking, you can get on the edge of the cliffs. Lots of birds have their nest there, it's super cute!
  • If you are in the North Mayo area then Downpatrick Head is a must visit, especially on a windy day. They have the most wonderful walk by the cliffs. Watch the waves hit the rocks. This is certainly a hidden gem. It is also free to visit.
  • Always a nice place at the sea, beautiful views here.
  • Nature....More then wonderfull