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Faro de toston, La Oliva, Fuerteventura, Spain
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Reviewed March 30, 2019 via mobile

My friend and I have been staying in El Cotillo and every person we have spoken to has recommended we visit the lighthouse, it’s museum and cafe! We decided we’d give this a go, the walk along the seafront took approximately an hour an a...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed December 27, 2018

My wife and I visited this lighthouse a couple of times during our stay in Fuerteventura. It houses the Museum Of Traditional Fishing. Both times it was closed however it's in a great location for wandering on the rocks and having a look in the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Adrian D
Reviewed December 12, 2018

Visiting this exposed corner of the island is worth the drive. The sea views are great and the museum is good too, if you find it open. Despite the sun you will usually appreciate a windproof jacket.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed December 1, 2018 via mobile

It is a nice drive to the lighthouse, worth the views when you get there. If you are interested in Paleontology then then it is a significant place to visit

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank K287WLlees
Reviewed November 8, 2018

Whilst staying in corraleco we decided to have a day trip to El Cotillo for lunch. Whilst there we went to the lighthouse which is also a museum. It is good to just walk around and sit and watch the sea. Really beautiful place just...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank davec101
Reviewed November 8, 2018

This was a second visit for us to the lighthouse near El Cotillo and the second time we could not get up the tower! We did get into the building this time to see the Traditional Fishing Museum (entry fee €3) but the lighthouse was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

The road to the lighthouse is well made tarmac although narrow in places. Plenty of parking at the lighthouse. The museum is interesting but all the information boards are in Spanish. You are given a book with all the information in, in English to read...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Val_SteveEastSussex
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

Although the Lighthouse was closed, we enjoyed the drive along the coast road from Corralejo. The views are amazing. We stopped and watched the Wind Surfers, which was such a sight. We must return when the Lighthouse is open. By the way the coast road...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 256graemeb
Reviewed July 8, 2018

It was our first stop touring the island for a day. We had a coffee there at the small cafe and sat outside enjoying the ocean. A quite windy spot where you can search for fossiles. I love the colors of the lighthouse and the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

This large, impressive, red and white lighthouse, is in need of a lick of paint. The sizeable building incorporates a museum, gift shop and cafe, though why as a public building, it closes on a Monday, is a mystery. You can also see the smaller...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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