Downpatrick Head, Ballycastle

Categories: Scenic Walking Areas, Landmarks, Tourist Spots
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4.9/5 based on 120+ reviews on the web
Downpatrick Head is located in Ballycastle. To visit Downpatrick Head and other attractions in Ballycastle, use our Ballycastle tour planner.
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  • Where else will you find St Patrick standing beside an enormous natural blowhole? Got to be seen! But watch your step, the blowhole is well protected but the cliff's are fully exposed and the footing ...  read more »
  • Not very well known, especially in Italy, you get on the edge of the cliff and you can see this rock and a large cave that makes echo the sea.
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  • It's nothing flashy or overdone. Basic or non existent paths and a small yet well done little vantage point that has been well put together (look out for the funny spelling mistake inside the building...  read more »
  • 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.
  • Nature....More then wonderfull
  • A really cool spot a little off the beaten track. The blowholes were pretty impressive, as was the little island thing off the coast.
  • Breathtaking views and oh, it's ireland, need it say more.
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