This urban walk provides an opportunity to learn more about the buildings, monuments and streetscapes which have given the town its historical character.
Millisle Beach is a nearby attraction.
Point of interest:Monuments and buildings in the town
OS map:Sheet 15
Terrain:Town centre footpath.
Route:The route meanders around the buildings, monuments and streetscapes which have given shape to the town. The walker can enjoy the history of the town and also enjoy the extended walking trails included in the guide. A full description and historic information is provided in the Donaghadee Walking Guide leaflet.
Facilities:Toilet and refreshment facilities are accessible around the town.
Accessible toilet facilities:Yes
Accessible terrain:Footpaths and slight incline to climb
Accessible signage:A copy of the Donaghadee Walking Guide is required to complete the tour.
Publication:Donaghadee Walking Guide
The walking guide is available from Newtownards or Portaferry Tourist Information Centre Tel. 028 9182 6846 and can be downloaded from www.ards-council.gov.uk
. An accompanying podcast is also available to download from the website.
Getting to the start by public transport:
Donaghadee is 8 miles to the west of Newtownards and 6 miles from Bangor. Public transport serves the area - see www.translink.co.uk