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South Stack Lighthouse

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Address: South Stack, Holyhead LL65 1YH, Wales
Phone Number: (0) 1407 763900
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One of the few free attractions around. The little cafe was ok for a quick lunch,then down the steps to the RSPB visitor centre,where you'll find helpful and informative staff to... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 3, 2015
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Bury, United Kingdom
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Bury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

One of the few free attractions around. The little cafe was ok for a quick lunch,then down the steps to the RSPB visitor centre,where you'll find helpful and informative staff to help you recognise the thousands of birds nesting on the nearby cliffs

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Went there on a lovely sunny day in June: the views are just stunning and there were plenty of birds to watch. Opted out of the 400 or so steps to the lighthouse as we're no spring chickens any more. Was amazed to receive a 'welcome to Ireland' text message though: watch out if you want to make a phone... More 

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Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Recently whilst in North Wales I visited South Stack Lighthouse. It is a wonderful sight. To get to it you have to walk down close on 500 steps cut into the rock face. then 10 wooden steps and cross a small bridge. The views you get from the small island are wonderful. you can also go up the lighthouse. I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Great views on a good day. Plenty of birds. Not for people with walking problems. Good cafe. Love it

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

My wife and I had our wedding anniversary so we thought of doing something different. We did the hike in 3 hours it took abit longer admiring the awesome views and taken pictures. Be sure to take plenty of energy drinks you will need it. I'm type 2 Diabetic so for me it was great exercise and the weather was... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

You can access the light house from different directions and each one is breath taking . The Bird watch point RSPB south stack is fantastic and very informative ,the staff also excellent happy to share their knowledge and you can look through the binoculars at the many wonders of nature .Breath taking scenery

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Chester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

Had a great day here, the vies are fab and plenty of exercise on the steps to the light house. Make sure you take plenty of water and take binoculars to look at the puffins and other birds nesting on the cliffs.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Stunning view of the Lighthouse but must say steps are steep and a little narrow in places also car park is a little small but still worth a visit.

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Budapest, Hungary
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

It is a beautiful place to see the lighthouse and the puffin birds! The sheep shearing day was good and we can see how the wool has been processed by hand.

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Southend
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Superb views, some lovely walks if you can't face the 412 steps down to the lighthouse, if you can it’s well worth the visit, 412 steps down gets you onto the island, there’s still more to get you to the very top, the lamp room, you get a good insight on how the lighthouse operates and what working conditions were... More 

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Address: Address: South Stack, Holyhead LL65 1YH, Wales
Phone Number: (0) 1407 763900
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Island of Anglesey  >  Holyhead

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