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Rathmullan Heritage Tour

An excellent, highly informative and entertaining tour of Rathmullan that brings the rich history... read more

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We had a thoroughly enjoyable and very interesting tour of Ramelton with Deirdre . The weather was... read more

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Reviewed 25 May 2019

We visited Rathmullan and Ramelton, where our ancestors, the Lockharts, emigrated from in the 1840s. Deirdre provided a wonderful overview of Irish history and the local area, giving us a very personal background for our visit with possible Irish cousins. She was an energetic and engaging guide for the five of us, covering architecture, history, culture, economics, and so much more. We thoroughly enjoyed our day with her and highly recommend her walking tours.

Date of experience: May 2019
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deirdre f, Owner at Donegal Heritage Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2019

Hi Mary,

Thank you so much for your lovely review.

It was a real pleasure meeting you and your family and bringing you around Rathmullan and Ramelton. It's great that you got the opportunity to visit the land of your ancestors and I hope all the information will be of use to you in your family research.

Thank you for taking the time to post on Trip Advisor.

Kind Regards
Deirdra

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Reviewed 10 May 2019 via mobile

We had such a great afternoon with Deirdra in Ramelton, our tour was so relaxed, with so much information packed in. This town has real history. I would thoroughly recommend this walking tour. Thanks to our wonderful guide!

Date of experience: April 2019
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deirdre f, Owner at Donegal Heritage Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2019

Thank You for your very positive review of my Ramelton Walking Tour.
It was my pleasure showing you around Ramelton on such a lovely sunny afternoon.
I am delighted that you and your friends enjoyed the tour.

Kind Regards
Deirdra

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Reviewed 23 February 2019 via mobile

Just completed a walking tour on a windy February Day. Have been in Rathmullan many times but never looked at the headstones, plaques or ventured through the gates and pathways...to do all this with all the guiding stories and history was great. To get inside the buildings and churches was a good experience. Time well spent. Thanks.

Date of experience: February 2019
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deirdre f, Owner at Donegal Heritage Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2019

Thank you for your very positive review.

I am delighted that you enjoyed the "insider" tour of Rathmullan and Thank You for taking the time to post a review on Trip Advisor.

Kind Regards
Deirdra

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Reviewed 17 September 2018

This park with a view of the river has a sculpture about the flight of the earls that followed the 1600 imposition of the Ulster Plantations. The Irish elite left form this location and others for the mainland of Europe. There is a small museum above a cafe nearby that is dedicated to this topic.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyable and interesting tour of the little town of Ramelton. Deirdra really knows the town and its history - well-paced tour with lots of fascinating insider info and anecdotes. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: July 2018
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