Burt is a village and townland in Co Donegal. It is located at the base of the Inishowen Peninsula on the main road between Letterkenny and Donegal. On a clear day it is possible to see the hills of seven counties of Ireland from the ancient Grianán of Aileach stone fort in Burt which dates back to 1700BC. The panorama of the Ulster coastline particularly Lough Swilly, Inch Island and Lough Foyle is most impressive. It is located on the main N13 road from Derry to Letterkenny with local amenities including Burt Castle, Derry is just 12.5km away with Letterkenny 27.5km to the south west. Local amenities include a church, hotel and a selection of B&Bs.