Carndonagh (Carn Domhnach) means cairn or mound of the Church.
Carndonagh, situated in the centre of Inishowen, has for many years been considered the main market town in the north of the Inishowen peninsula, County Donegal, Ireland. The town lies in the shadow of Slieve Snaght (Sliabh Sneachta) and was founded as a monastic settlement in the 5th Century by St. Patrick or his followers.
There’s a great selection of shops, pubs, restaurants, cafes and late night venues with live music. There’s also plenty of accommodation for people who want to visit.
Carndonagh is a lively town. Its charm and friendliness make it a popular shopping town for the tourist as well.