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It’s a really nice drive through the park and up to the lighthouse. This is Spain though, so don’t speed at all as there are speed cameras in the park (fines for even 1 Km/h over the limit start at €100 plus the admin fee...More
All lighthouses are very similar, this one is a typical variety.
Nothing special, quite good views, not quite the 12 apostles though!
Some reviews mentioned the twisty roads but the coaches didn't have any trouble nor did we in our motorhome!
First off, the drop-offs on the steep, curvy hillside road that takes you to the Lighthouse ruined the whole experience for me. I'm warning anyone who has the fear of heights: skip it, not worth it. Also, there is absolutely no vegetation there, just barren...More
It happened a few years ago. I arrived at the lighthouse at Cabo de Gata and left the car at the parking lot; then I took a path and went down to the cliff. Sharp rocks emerged from the blue sea, irresistible attraction for those...More
The road to the lighthouse has big potholes and is very narrow in places with high drop offs into the sea. One sees the rugged volcanic coast but go on beyond the lighthouse up the old road that is no worse than the initial stretch...More
Pictures say it all - it’s beautiful - although I’m afraid to say not immune from the blight of plastic bottles. The drive up is challenging with windy roads but saw plenty of folk walking and biking though I’d suggest that’s advanced at least! Worth...More