Beautiful area to visit and find out the history of this historic castle. Tours will bring you around and inside the castle and is very informative. Amazing viewing points on the drive also.
DOE CASTLE & GARTAN Approx 50 minutes by car - Doe Castle (once home of the O'Donnell Chieftains), Gartan (the birthplace of St Colmcille) and the religious site of Doon well. Gartan is also home to the popular Gartan Outdoor Education Centre. It is set on an 87 acres estate and offers a variety of…
Every castle has its legends of tragedy, romance, and...ghosts. Doe Castle is no exception. A song written by a Creeslough poet recounts the tragic love story of Aileen and Turough O'Boyle. When Aileen's father slashed Turough with his sword until he died. Aileen witnessed all of this from the round…
built around the 1300s,one of ulsters most important and beautiful castles ,recomended ,short drive or walk from house .