The iconic Fairy Bridges and Wishing Chair in Bundoran was named as part of a reader’s poll of the Irish Independent in their annual reader travel awards – the results of which were revealed over the weekend in the paper.
The Hidden Gems of Ireland category was won by Hook Head Lighthouse in Wexford and also features Slieve League in 4th position while the Fairy Bridges takes 7th position in the top 10.
Bundoran’s Fairy Bridges have been popular with tourists for many years and are located on the Roguey Walk at Tullan Strand and can be visited free of charge all year round. The attraction has topped the TripAdvisor “Top things to do in Bundoran” list for the last two years while also achieving consecutive Certificates of Excellence from the travel review website site. DELS students recently made the front cover of the Discover Bundoran brochure with a shop of them at the fairy bridges for.