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A lighthouse you can walk around

A cute structure and somewhat unique in that it is far above the water and you can walk around it... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Teresa H
Texada Island, Canada
Nice landmark.

Went here while una a city tour. The lighthouse is open only on the Dia del Patrimonio which date... read more

Reviewed October 14, 2018
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3 weeks ago
“A lighthouse you can walk around”
14 Oct 2018
“Nice landmark. ”
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A cute structure and somewhat unique in that it is far above the water and you can walk around it. Nothing else much to note as you can't go in. By the pretty blue church and a short walk from the cruise ship tender dock.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Teresa H
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

Went here while una a city tour. The lighthouse is open only on the Dia del Patrimonio which date changes every year in October. It’s absolutely free and a must for nice pics.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jacc_28sv
Reviewed August 20, 2018

Great things to look at here. There is the lighthouse, a weather station and a beautiful church you can go in and look at some beautiful things.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Red-Super-Hero
Reviewed January 11, 2018 via mobile

You can walk around the area from the puerto. The church is beautiful and the Faro is also nice, but you cannot go up.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank vischimidt
Reviewed December 30, 2017

A very nice lighthouse. The lighthouse is kept in very good condition. You can only view the outside as the is no entry.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank gerleg12
Reviewed May 2, 2017

Start with a very slow walk around the port side of Punta del Este, head towards the sea front and around the peninusla. We actually started at SOHO restaurant by the port, so we were very well fed before starting Stop at the old Citroen?...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed April 5, 2017

If you come to this area to see the Iglesia Candelaria, you can't miss this lighthouse. I'm not sure if you can go inside, but it worth some photos from outside.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Anselmo P
Reviewed March 13, 2017

It's a nice lighthouse but you can't go inside. The best part of the lighthouse is the blue church next door which is very pretty.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Christina M
Reviewed March 5, 2017

The lighthouse is located at the highest point on the peninsula and is approx. 500 metres inland. It is a good reference point on the walking route from the cruise ship landing point.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank croftonMelbourne
Reviewed February 25, 2017

I decided I wanted to walk the peninsula from the Atlantic side to the River side, Plata, we started at the Conrad hotel, like the Casino, but we rented an apt. near by. The information guide gave us: walked by Brava Beach, the HAND, Emir...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Pepperjackm
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