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Long climb but view is worth it

The history of the lighthouse is very interesting, although the tour guide did not give the tour in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kevin P
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Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
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If you want access to the lighthouse and museum pieces then you'll need to arrange a visit. we... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2018
tezpil
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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“Long climb but view is worth it”
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The history of the lighthouse is very interesting, although the tour guide did not give the tour in English, however they were very willing to answer any questions in English. You need to book your visit, we did this at the tourist information office just...More

Thank Kevin P
Reviewed 23 May 2018

If you want access to the lighthouse and museum pieces then you'll need to arrange a visit. we found the entrance door open and a phone number to ring. I'm not sure how promptly the lighthouse can be opened. Due to language and time constraints...More

Thank tezpil
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

We first visited Faro, twenty years ago, when we could still climb it. It is so impressive, even better in your own boat sailing past it

Thank yogiacomo
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

I love this light house. It is so peaceful and grand! I have yet to climb it. This is one of my favourite spots in Chipiona.

Thank Heba C
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Found at the end of Regla beach, you can't miss this lighthouse. Great structure on an otherwise flat piece of land. Worth the walk although we couldn't go in.

Thank hollowa2016
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Wow what a sight. This lighthouse is just simply amazing and what a peice of architecture. Unfortunately it was not open to go inside but that did not stop me from having a good look around

Thank Whisky_ileach
Reviewed 2 November 2016

the 2nd highest lighthouse in spain, the 4th in europe? some say this, others say that. but it doesn't matter - just enjoy the view.

Thank lukdc
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

I love just hanging out near this lighthouse. The area is gorgeous and lively. You can get amazing photos of this lighthouse pretty much anytime of the day. There are certain hours the lighthouse is open to the public and you can climb to the...More

1  Thank MandyIsSmart
Reviewed 1 June 2016

But I love this lighthouse. Built on the same spot the Romans had a lighthouse it's an updated piece of history. The point itself is a perfect place, albeit windy sometimes, to just stare out over the water. Watch the sun set and just be...More

Thank Christian H
Reviewed 13 May 2016

Though historically important, it's not worth much of a visit - unless you really like lighthouses. Coming from North Carolina, we have seen plenty.

Thank John M
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