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Learning Experience

Lived in this area all my life and only recently visited, learnt a bit of history about the are and... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2017
Louise M
Misplaced sea god on a mountain top

This somewhat undistinguished sculpture with a tenuous connection to the site commands the highest... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
Taughboyne
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| Bienevagh Mountain, Limavady, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

Lived in this area all my life and only recently visited, learnt a bit of history about the are and beautiful views from the viewing point.

Thank Louise M
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

This somewhat undistinguished sculpture with a tenuous connection to the site commands the highest point of a magnificent natural arena and seems like gilding the lily. The views of Magilligan's great sandy peninsula and the blue hills of Donegal from Gortmore are worthwhile making a...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2017

We drove up to see the view from the top of the hill, and it was excellent. There is car parking spaces and a few picnic tables, and the highlight is the view.

Thank Carole W
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Reviewed 24 July 2017

Beautiful viewing point. Stunning scenery. Worth the trek to see it. Gives views of Lough Foyle and the North Coast

Thank campers152
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Reviewed 27 June 2017

This 15 minute drive off A2 to the top of Binevenagh Mountain offers a great view of the seaside on the Causeway Coastal Route. Great descriptive plaques.

Thank Judith M
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Reviewed 8 May 2017

Manannan is a Celtic/Manx god of the sea from a time predating Christianity. He is well known on the Isle of Man where mythology has him as the protector of the island. In times of danger he supposedly 'weaved a sea mist' that enveloped the...More

Thank John A
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Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Spectacular location with beautiful views over benone. Lovely for a family walk and kids loved climbing up to the structure.

Thank tracy105
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Reviewed 25 January 2017

Statue has now been returned after a group of religious fanatic removed and dumped it a wood leaving a message "There is only one God". The views from here on a good day are rewarding both across the Foyle, along the coast as far as...More

Thank C7425LRdavidf
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Reviewed 21 December 2016

Get those walking boots on and get walking up that hill and meet the god of the sea and all his creation. the amazing views are worth the walk and you never know, you may find GOT film crews roaming around...

Thank irestar6
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Reviewed 16 November 2016

Statue commemorating a local legend atop Binevenagh Mountain - view across the Foyle Estuary to Innishown Peninsular in Donegal make it worth while. On a good day views along the Derry/Antrim Coast, Rathlin Island and many of the Scottish Islands are possible

Thank C7425LRdavidf
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