We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Buncrana Tourist Office

Railway Road, Buncrana, Ireland
+353 74 936 2600
Website
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Very informative & friendly staff member

Thank you so much Louise for all your helpful information last week. We visited a few of the sites... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
sheilamcd1965
,
Boston, Massachusetts
Tourists info for Irish open Golf @Ballyliffin Golf Club

First trip to this part of Ireland and what a trip it was. Myself and Husband are keen golfers and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
annJim69
,
Dublin, Ireland
Read all 71 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Visitor Information centre providing in depth knowledge/expertise of the Inishowen Peninsula & Donegal.Find out what you can see and do in the peninsula from attractions, activities, sights and culture, arts and crafts and many more. Stocking a large selection of locals Arts & Crafts.
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
LOCATION
Railway Road, Buncrana, Ireland
CONTACT
Website
+353 74 936 2600
Write a ReviewReviews (71)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"the young lady"
in 4 reviews
"very helpful staff"
in 3 reviews
"famine village"
in 3 reviews
"great information"
in 2 reviews
"bus timetables"
in 2 reviews
"malin head"
in 3 reviews
"inishowen peninsula"
in 4 reviews
"local area"
in 2 reviews
"wealth of information"
in 2 reviews
"well worth the trip"
in 2 reviews
"heidi"
in 4 reviews
"motorhome"
in 4 reviews
"directions"
in 4 reviews
"vans"
in 2 reviews
"mary"
in 2 reviews
"ireland"
in 4 reviews
"route"
in 2 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 71 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank you so much Louise for all your helpful information last week. We visited a few of the sites and attractions that you suggested and were delighted with our excursions. The waterfall is in a lovely attraction but the views from Malin Head stole the...More

Thank sheilamcd1965
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 1 week ago

First trip to this part of Ireland and what a trip it was. Myself and Husband are keen golfers and were overawed by the advertisments for Ballyliffin Golf club, hosts of the Irish open, so much so we had to come visit. Unsure of what...More

1  Thank annJim69
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stopped by the tourism center in Buncrana. We were warmly greeted by Heidi Woods-Doherty. She was beneficial in helping to determine where our next stop should be according to my family history. She was an absolute delight! Passionate and knowledgeable about...More

Thank Sheila D
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
See more reviews
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Very helpful, knowledgeable and informative service from the young lady operating the office who even reopened it to make sure we got the help we needed. Excellent service. Top resource for accessing Inishowen.

Thank Chris B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Denise & Mary---thank you for your help and suggesting the Famine Village owned by Peter O'Doherty. Well worth the trip to see how the amazing Irish lived, not so long ago. Our trip to the home of the O’Doherty clan was one we will never...More

Thank marace2016
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

From Derry to Glenveagh National Park & right up to Banbas Crown on Malin Head, this part of Ireland has some of the best & most beautiful scenery to be found on the Island of Ireland. If you would like to tour this area then...More

Thank TravelGeniusAnnmarie
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Denise & Mary---thank you for your help and suggesting the Famine Village owned by Peter O'Doherty. Well worth the trip to see how the amazing Irish lived, not so long ago.

Thank marace2016
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Staff really helpful and knowledgable Easily accessible with car parking and facility behind the premises for camper vans. Lots of up to date brochures and staff know what is going on in the area

Thank 59Monica4
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Visited the office last week when planning our week in Buncrana and Inishowen. Needed advice as to how to get about without a car as transport isnt great in the area. She gave is lots of info on how to get about regarding taxi numbers,...More

Thank Twinklezz
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Right up there with the best, by that I mean most helpful Tourist Offices I've ever visited......especially the young lady Denise - she certainly went the extra mile by connecting me with several local people who could possibly help me with my research. Well worth...More

Thank Francis C
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 4 hotels in Buncrana
Inishowen Gateway Hotel
1,033 reviews
.12 km away
Lake of Shadows Hotel
119 reviews
.74 km away
The Harbour Inn
331 reviews
1.23 km away
Rathmullan House
508 reviews
5.46 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Ubiquitous Restaurant and Bar
245 reviews
1.03 km away
Drift Inn
271 reviews
.05 km away
The Lily Rose
156 reviews
.94 km away
Oscars Cafe Bar & Resturant
219 reviews
.91 km away
Nearby Attractions
Swan Park
134 reviews
1.01 km away
Buncrana Beach
120 reviews
1.20 km away
Wains World
42 reviews
.83 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
ohgary2017
1 November 2017|
Answer
Response from 59Monica4 | Reviewed this property |
Buncrana castle, swans mill, Dundee fort, o’Doherty’s Keep, the Fort at Ned’s Point. Cockhill chapel and cemetery. Church on Main Street I think Go speak to Excelsior Bar and talk to Peter. He is very knowledgeable about... More
0
Votes
Membership_Slide_Up_Placement_on_Attraction_Review
Get 10% off your next tour or activity booking.
Valid for new TripAdvisor sign-ups only.
Join TripAdvisor