Lough Derg Pilgrimage

For summer we will write some articles on Holy Places to visit in Ireland.  This week we look at Lough Derg Pettigo

Lough Derg or Loch Derg is a lake in County Donegal, Republic of Ireland. It is near the border with Northern Ireland and lies about 7 kilometres north of the border village of Pettigo. It is best known for St Patrick's Purgatory, a site of pilgrimage on Station Island in the lake.  

Lough Derg three day pilgrimage runs until August 15th.  The last day to commence pilgrimage for 2022 is Saturday August 13th

Link to website https://www.loughderg.org/

Admission is €80 but there are concessions for students, seniors and groups.  Booking info is available at www.loughderg.org.  Telephone No 071 9861518.

 


 

 

 

 

 

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