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El Faro Lighthouse

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Address: Rincon, Puerto Rico
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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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Surfing on the top!!

Very nice place to watch the surfing sport in a great ocean view. Near the great restaurants and very kind people Rincon is like a paradise!!!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
gloryvette2015
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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice place to watch the surfing sport in a great ocean view. Near the great restaurants and very kind people Rincon is like a paradise!!!

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Thank gloryvette2015
Kissimmee, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you like to take pictures and enjoy the great view of an awsome minument like El Faro you will like this place. It have bathrooms, many seatings and an awsome view of the ocean and the surfers doing their thing in the Rincon Beach which is famous for that sport in PR.

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Thank JJ_Ramos28
Hampstead, Maryland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent views of the surrounding areas, nice place to possibly sit and relax. Next to Domes beach, which was nice for us (I like to take pictures, wife likes beach :-P ). Neat area

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Thank Carlos S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

By far, one of the most pleasantly pretty places we stopped by and took pictures of. The view of the ocean is PERFECT.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome need to stop great views near the beach, they have people selling their hand made jewelry, also fresh squeeze orange juice, and mojitos :).

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it's light house, and a park, and they sell nice crafts and jewelry in the parking lot. But don't make a special trip here, maybe stop in on your way to watch the surfers who are far more interesting!

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband took me here during a little west coast Christmas trip. We were staying in Boqueron and decided to take a day trip up to the lighthouse in Rincon. I was not disappointed. They completely redid the grounds a while ago, according to my husband. It's all open space and plenty of room to stretch your legs after a... More 

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Del Mar, California, United States
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Worth a short stop to have lunch, take a picture or two, see the view and yes, use the bathroom. It is a nice place to stop but for us, no more than 15 minutes for so.

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Bayamon, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good place for walking Weeding pictures Enjoy and Relax Parking space available Bathrooms available Handcraft items available

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Belleville, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is really nice it has views to the ocean. You can take nice pictures while taking in the breeze.

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