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Donegal Climbing

Ballyhillin, Malin Head F93X4T2, Ireland
+353 87 665 7790
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Star Wars Tour

11 if us hiked with Brendan out to the northern most point in Ireland to do the Star Wars tour. It... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jennifer W
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Amazing Tour

My wife and I did the Star Wars tour with Bren, and even if you have no interest in the film this... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Darragh L
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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Donegal Climbing, are eco-tourism providers of amazing hillwalking, rock climbing & abseiling / rappelling adventures in Donegal, Ireland. Your guide, Bren Whelan, is an award winning wildlife & landscape photographer, film maker and highly qualified Mountain Instructors Certificate (MIC) & International Mountain Leader (IML) award holder.
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Ballyhillin, Malin Head F93X4T2, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

11 if us hiked with Brendan out to the northern most point in Ireland to do the Star Wars tour. It was fabulous! The landscape was extraordinary, Brendan’s knowledge was fantastic, and our kids loved the Star Wars angle. Nearly 3 hours in a wild,...More

Thank Jennifer W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I did the Star Wars tour with Bren, and even if you have no interest in the film this tour is exceptional! Bren clearly knows the area intimately and brings you to areas that would be impossible to see without him, giving...More

Thank Darragh L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Malin Head is such a spectacular place to visit - add in a Star Wars tour with Bren Whelan and it’s just the ideal day out! Visited the location of the filming of Star Wars 8 (The Last Jedi) which Bren worked on as a...More

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Reviewed 30 October 2017

I'm essentially here as there's oddly no MH other TA option wherein to speak of the overall area experience, Much of our Malin Head was engaged vehicularly in our visit throughout one of many compelling Donegal natural settings. The ruggedly earthy Donegal environment is essentially...More

Thank preglad
Reviewed 11 September 2017

My 16-year-old son, an avid climber, spent the day with Bren climbing at Malin Head in Donegal, and it was the highlight of his trip to Ireland. He was challenged to do his best but felt safe at all times. Bren not only helped my...More

Thank Clare O
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Booked a half day lesson with Bren, for which I got two very exciting climbs and abseils which were fantastic. The rock formations, wild waves and natural sights around the Malin Head area are unique and beautiful and worth seeing just on their own but...More

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brendanwhelan, Owner at Donegal Climbing, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2017

Many thanks Matt, it was great climbing with you and chatting about the Dark side...Hope you enjoy the movie!

Reviewed 3 May 2017

We wanted to try out rock climbing so contacted Bren of Donegal Climbing. We arranged to do a half day and went up to Malin Head. He was really helpful from the first e-mail, had all the equipment (including shoes!) and arranged routes to suit...More

Thank YorkKaty
brendanwhelan, Owner at Donegal Climbing, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2017

Many thanks Katy, see you both again sometime!

Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

A great afternoon spent exploring another beautiful part of the Innishowen peninsula with a very experienced, reassuring and knowledgeable guide. Bren lead us down cliff faces, through caves, over bridges, along beaches, around headlands and returned us safely to the top of the cliff. A...More

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brendanwhelan, Owner at Donegal Climbing, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2017

Many thanks Stephen & Emma, hope you see you both again sometime!

Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Had a weekend away in March with my 2 friends rock climbing and abseiling in Malin Head. It was an adventurous drive from Galway and the views up in Donegal are breathtaking. Google maps was a massive help to us in Malin head but friendly...More

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brendanwhelan, Owner at Donegal Climbing, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2017

Many thanks Caitriona!

Reviewed 16 March 2017

Bren is an amazing guide. He made use feel safe while encouraging us to push past our comfort zone. Our groups ages ranged from 23 to 56 years old, we all climbed and all thought this was the highlight of our trip! The Malin Head...More

Thank MurphyOConnor
Bren W, Owner at Donegal Climbing, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2017

Many thanks folks! I hope to see you all again at Malin Head, safe travels!

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