Things to do
We encourage our guests to explore the local area durning you days at teapot Lane there is a whole host of things to do for families and couples alike. Here are some of those adventures that await…
Learn to Surf
Bundoran town is 10 mins drive from TPL and is the surf capital of Ireland! A great selection of waves for all levels and a lovely surfing vibe about town.
Surf lessons are fun and affordable and suitable for all swimming abilities and ages from 5 years old up.
You don’t have to be brilliant first time but it is really good fun having a go and kids might just get the bug and be little pro surfers of the future!
Lessons go out twice a day 10am & 2pm
Bundoran Surf Co https://bundoransurfco.com
Donegal Adventure Centre (for a large variety of land and sea activities for all ages including abseiling, kayaking and Hilwalking) http://www.donegaladventurecentre.net
Stand up paddling has become a popular holiday activity.
A fun way to take to the water without being in in the water too much it is ideal for all ages and is something the whole family can do together.
Standing on your paddle boards you can glide across the calm water and admire the wonderful scenery that surrounds you. Mullaghmore and Bundoran are popular SUP spots
Horse riding on the beach
TPL has two wonderful equestrian centres within 15 mins drive.
One is in Donegal and the other in Sligo with do beach rides for riders from beginner to experienced.
The scenery is breathtaking and it is a wonderful way to explore the Wild Atlantic Way.
Donegal Equestrian Centre
Island View (Sligo)
Sligo Food Tours
Set to launch in Spring 2019, the Sligo Food Tour is the perfect opportunity to get great local insights for the rest of a trip to County Sligo. All tastings are included in the price of the tour, so all you have to do is relax and enjoy the delicious food experience with expert guides.
The Organic Centre Rossinver (20min drive from TPL)
Interested in organic gardening? The Organic Centre in Rossinver Co. Leitrim do a wide range or long term and short term courses on all things Organic or simply take a guided tour of their wonderful gardens.
Glencar Waterfall (25min drive from TPL)
Glencar Waterfall is 50ft high and is situated at Glencar Lough and served as an inspiration to the William Butler Yeats and features in his poem ‘The Stolen Child’
‘Where the wandering water gushes
From the hills above Glen-Car,
In pools among the rushes
That scarce could bathe a star,’
The waterfall is really impressive after rain and can be viewed from a lovely wooded walk.
Creevy Keel Court Cairn (3mins drive from TPL)
Dating from the Neolithic Period, 4000-2500 BC, This site is one of the finest examples of a Court Cairn in Ireland. It has a cairn, entrance passage, an oval court and a double chamber gallery. The excavations uncovered four cremation burials, decorated and undecorated Neolithic pottery, flint arrow heads, polished stone axes and other artefacts.
Things to do with Kids…
Eagles Flying* Highly recommended – (40mins drive from TPL)
Twice daily scientists train these birds for visitors and give information about the biology of these magnificent creatures. During these entertaining interactive bird shows visitors can experience different types of raptors flying right over their head or landing next to them.
It is also possible to touch some of them and some members of the audience may even have one flying to their own hand.
For the ones who prefer it more cuddly, there is also a large supervised Petting-Zoo.
Here, visitors can get hands-on with guinea-pigs, pigs, rabbits, lambs, goats, donkeys, ferrets, and many more. Rosie the 350 kg pig gives kids a proper piggy-back ride, Grizzly, the raccoon, is a gifted pickpocket, Tui and Allan, the tame foxes make perfect (live) fur collars for fashion conscious ladies and Monty, the 4 meter Python, even makes a perfect scarf for at least 6 people at a time.
Camp View Open Farm (15mind drive from TPL)
The farm tour is a guided walk around the farm covering the following:
The history of the farm, a guided tour of the farmyard and its facilities including the milking parlour, tour of the farmland to view the dairy cows, sheep and potatoes.
Atlantic Sheepdogs (15mins drive from TPL)
Watch this amazing team of One Man and his Dog at work on their home turf.
Demonstrations daily Monday-Saturday.*Prebooking essential
Waterworld Bundoran (10mins drive from TPL)
Indoor Aqua Adventure park, perfect fun for rainy days. (Seaweed baths onsite too if the adults want to chill)
Go Bowling (10mins drive from TPL)
Another hit for rainy days!
Bundoran Adventure Park (10mins drove from TPL)
Good old fun fair bring back your childhood memories and give the kids a thrill on some fun rides and good old fashioned bumper cars and also the best coffee in town at their love snack stall.
Go Carting also available beside the funfair