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Address: Rincon, Puerto Rico
Activities: Viewing wildlife
Description: Find a maritime museum and dolphin-spotting platform at this lighthouse in...
Find a maritime museum and dolphin-spotting platform at this lighthouse in Rincon.
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Nice views of the coast & surfers below

From here, we had nice views of the coast & surfers below. Nothing spectacular but it was nice. Not worth going out of your way for.

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 24, 2015
MihirMeghani
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Fremont, California
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Fremont, California
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489 reviews 489 reviews
105 attraction reviews
187 helpful votes 187 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW

From here, we had nice views of the coast & surfers below. Nothing spectacular but it was nice. Not worth going out of your way for.

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Morris, Illinois
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37 attraction reviews
147 helpful votes 147 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

This park is very nice with paved walkways benches to sit and take in the view. Bring your binoculars we seen 2 whales while visiting. You can not go inside the lighthouse and the restrooms were closed when we were here. Nice location for a picnic.

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denver29
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36 reviews 36 reviews
16 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

It's quite nice, but really honestly nothing there to do but look at the lighthouse and roll. Kinda boring honestly and not even the prettiest lighthouse I have seen. Some good views over the cliffs, stop by if you are close, but dont drive out of your way. snooze!

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Goose Creek
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Beautiful layout... very nice photo opportunities.. Great place for a picnic and a bottle of wine!... Domes Beach in the distance looks likes a wonderful place to spend the day!!!

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Watersmeet, Michigan
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190 reviews 190 reviews
77 attraction reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Had to see the lighthouse even though you can't go in it. Too bad there weren't any bathrooms open the day we were there. Domes Beach is in the distance to the right of the viewing area. Indicators Beach is to the left.

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Fairport, New York
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38 reviews 38 reviews
10 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

We stopped at the El Faro lighthouse several times during our Feb. vacation to Rincon. Our first visit was on a Sunday and we enjoyed watching many local residents enjoy this scenic sight with their families. The lighthouse itself is in great condition and it would have been helpful to have some plagues stating some of the lighthouse's history and... More 

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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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47 reviews 47 reviews
7 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

There is a small park where you can see the ocean breakers from two sides. This is a good place from which to watch the surfers.

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Delaware
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32 reviews 32 reviews
9 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

The whole layout is now gorgeous. Has come a long way in renovations over the years. The views are awesome, and full of color. The landscaping is beautiful too. Always take friends there when they visit!

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New York, New York, United States
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

It's not a fancy lighthouse but a great place to do surf check. beautiful sunset to watch maria's, domes and indicators when wave is breaking

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Columbus, OH
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Grounds were well-maintained and the view was beautiful. A very calming place. Worth the trip, and a nice change of pace.

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