Sun. Jul 21st, 2024

Donegal Bay Waterbus

Donegal Bay Waterbus

Phone: (074) 972 3666

Discover the natural beauty of Donegal Bay aboard the Donegal Bay Waterbus, a purpose-built vessel designed for unforgettable sightseeing tours. Operating since 2006, this luxurious waterbus accommodates up to 160 passengers, offering a unique blend of educational and entertaining experiences. Each tour provides a rich commentary on the local history, geography, and wildlife of the region, complemented by an engaging cabaret show featuring live music and sing-alongs on the return journey.

Guests can enjoy close encounters with Seal Island’s thriving seal colony and marvel at the panoramic views of the Bluestack Mountains and the scenic Donegal coastline. The waterbus is equipped with modern amenities including a full bar, comfortable seating, and even a small dance floor for those inspired to dance on the water. Tours generally last between 75 to 80 minutes, making them a perfect activity for families, groups, or solo explorers seeking to explore Donegal’s marine and coastal heritage.

For a seamless experience, the Donegal Bay Waterbus offers easy access from the pier, with ample parking available for visitors. It’s not just a tour; it’s an event, providing a perfect mix of natural beauty, historical insights, and lively entertainment.

For more detailed information, including booking and schedules, you can visit their official website.


Monday9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Tuesday9 a.m.–4 p.m.
Wednesday9 a.m.–4 p.m.
Thursday9 a.m.–4 p.m.
Friday9 a.m.–4 p.m.
Saturday10 a.m.–2 p.m.
Sunday10 a.m.–2 p.m.