Letterkenny is among the most popular and the largest town in the County Donegal. Aptly placed along the River Swilly, Letterkenny initially started as a market town and today is best known for its shopping. The town is quite multi-cultural and attracts a number of visitors because of its close proximity to several natural attractions and its exclusive shopping. The Main Street in the town is the main commercial street with several individual shops as well as shopping centers.
The Market Square is the place where several fairs were held in the past. The Letterkenny Town Park is a good place for relaxing and enjoying a walk. The Swilly River runs through the town and visitors can take a walk along the river. The County Museum features excellent exhibits relating to the history of the area. The Gartan Adventure Center is where visitors can enjoy a wide range of adventure activities.
Letterkenny is an excellent place for shopping. Some of the best shopping centers in the town are The Courtyard, Letterkenny Shopping Centre, The Forte Shopping Centre, etc. The High-Street and the Main Street features a large number of shops offering visitors a some great shopping.
The nearest airport to Letterkenny is the City of Derry Airport. The airport is served by domestic flights and is located about 48Km from Letterkenny. Visitors can hire cabs or take car rentals from the airport to Letterkenny.
The Donegal International Airport is located about 60 Km from Letterkenny and is connected by buses, taxis and private cars.
There are some halal restaurants in Letterkenny like Kebab Bites, Shapla Indian Restaurant, Spicy Food Guru, Grill 2 Chill, etc. Visitors can relish a wide variety of halal food at these restarants.
There is only one mosque in Letterkenny, the Letterkenny Masjid. The mosque in Letterkenny IS located on the Long Lane.