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All reviews light house southern tip of the island watch the sunset sunset view rented a car bottle of wine worth a visit the entire island sun sets amazing sunset santorini island red beach caldera oia rocks faros photos
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Reviewed January 18, 2019 via mobile

It offers a beautiful view just like everywhere in Akrotiri. If you appreciate nature, the sound of waves and cliffs, you’ll like it.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Bella342017
Reviewed January 1, 2019 via mobile

You can get similar views of the sunset from different locations within the island. If you haven’t been there, i suggest you go if you have enough time.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 477Mike
Reviewed December 23, 2018

Plenty of places to sit on the rocks for unobstructed views of the sea and sunset. Pleasant experience watching ferries pass by waiting for the sun to disappear. Restricted parking - recommend hiring an ATV and using the torch on your phone. Romantic setting for...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank DuckysWife
Reviewed December 11, 2018

This lighthouse is simple but beautiful. It is not open for visitation, however you can walk around the site for free. I got there driving and didn't see public buses running to that site.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 887grazielal
Reviewed December 6, 2018

Drove over to the lighthouse from Oia. The ride was the best part of the trip. Small parking area near lighthouse, quick walk around on a path and you are directly in front of the Lighthouse. Nice view of the area. Decent photo opportunity. Certainly...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JC-Meg
Reviewed November 19, 2018

The lighthouse (although it is also known as Faros) is situated on the most south westerly of the island. Ideally you will need transport to get there (Car, bus, bicycle, donkey!) as it is a bit of a way to walk. It was a little...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Gwespyr
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

We rented a car to drive around Santorini island to see with two kids, 9 & 12 yrs. It is fantastic view and good spot to take photo. Not crowded like town. Along the way it was also nice.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank _A900DR
Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

Spectacular views of cliffs and nice hiking place easy to park the car. We couldn't get in the lighthouse and we don't think it is open for public.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank wd78
Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

So beautiful to see the sunset by the lighthouse it is quite easy to get to and you do not need to hike to get a brilliant view, although it’s a little tricky to go back down. The cliffs are incredible and it does not...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank RS2812
Reviewed October 14, 2018

This really deserves more like a 3.5 than a 3. Some of the views in almost all directions are truly beautiful and photo-worthy. This spot gets a bit crowded at sunset, but it also offers an unobstructed view to enjoy the sunset. There are, however,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Response from BajanFan | Reviewed this property |
Everyone else answered. We walked from Astarte Suites to the light house. I took a backpack full of goodies and we sat on the rocks and took in the view The lighthouse was closed off. On our walk back to hotel we stopped at... More
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