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Mamore Gap

Urris, Clonmany, Ireland
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This is a fantastic place to visit scenery great on a sunny day can see for miles high up and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Ann K
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Exciting drive, wonderful views

The drive up from the south is steep, our rental car had an automatic transmission and I actually... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
League City, Texas
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Urris, Clonmany, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a fantastic place to visit scenery great on a sunny day can see for miles high up and quite a drive down but very exciting a small grotto at top of gap worth a visit

Thank Ann K
Reviewed 5 days ago

The drive up from the south is steep, our rental car had an automatic transmission and I actually had to shift it into low to get up (we were also going pretty slow). But once at the top, there were wonderful views and it was...More

Thank Four_Points_Travel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well worth the drive, The holy shrine of Padr'e Pio is amazing and views from all over are gorgeous.

Thank Flo D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After reading the reviews here on Tripadvisor, I expected to be really impressed with the view. Unfortunately I wasn't. It was a lovely view, but not spectacular - in my opinion. We had seen some much better views on our trip around Ireland, e.g. the...More

Thank kerilou
Reviewed 22 May 2017

A surprising view at the corner of a mountain, it worth going through Mamore Gap! Driving you would need to be extra careful as the road is narrow.

Thank EmeraldIsle1703
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Parked the car at the top of the Gap and headed up above the Grotto. We made our way to the two Urris Lakes. It's a beautiful spot and the views are breathtaking. Very remote area and it took us about 3 hours all in....More

Thank Stephen Q
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Good for a wet day to pass a couple of hours. Make sure your brakes are in good working order and nobody is a nervous passenger!

Thank Jonathan L
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Must do if you're in Inishowen, great views but not for the faint hearted. Make sure your breaks work and pray you don't meet any oncoming traffic!

Thank EiloW
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Second time up Mamore Gap and while the weather wasn't as good this time, the road was empty and the view was beautiful. I was also interested in the Magnet/Optical illusion. A friend showed me the spot, turned off the engine and the car climbed...More

Thank Monique L
Reviewed 16 March 2017

One of my favorite drives, a truly beautiful drive over a steep incline from the Buncrana side to Urris, gives a spectacular drive once you crest the top of the hill. Something I do with visitors that come to this area, just make sure the...More

Thank donegaltourist5
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