We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Lighthouse Egersheld

Certificate of Excellence
Sponsored by:
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Tokarevsky Cape, Vladivostok 690065, Russia
Name/address in local language

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 442 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 10
  • 11
    Very good
  • 2
  • 1
  • 1
Freezing in Jan

We went there in Jan and it was freezing, but it was pretty fun! We stood on the ice plate and took photos.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Melody C
Add Photo Write a Review

442 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 25: English reviews
Level Contributor
5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went there in Jan and it was freezing, but it was pretty fun! We stood on the ice plate and took photos.

Thank Melody C
Wraysbury, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
32 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2017 via mobile

I arrived with two colleagues here in Vladivostok and it was the first time for all of us. Our guest took us on a short tour while bringing us to his office and it was really breathtaking when he drove us in his 4x4 to the small lighthouse in the frozen sea. He drove it as close as possible to... More 

1 Thank Davide P
Kettering, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
38 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

The little lighthouse at the end of a gravel spit is adjacent to a surfing beach (very good wind around the headland) and a popular place for the locals. A bit hard to get to without a car, but the views are spectacular!

1 Thank Wilf K
Level Contributor
10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

Hi, this small light house is one of the beautiful places in vladivostok. In Summer you can go swimming there. You have a perfect view to the sea and to the city.

Thank Stefan M
Moscow, Russia
Level Contributor
1,826 reviews
1,297 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1,716 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2016

It is quite a challenge to get to the lighthouse. First, I went all the way to the end stop of a route bus that said "Egerscheldt" (sorry I prefer real German spelling of this name) on a windshield. Then I had to walk to the land's end where the locals park. and then... the most most interesting thing -... More 

2 Thank alexey2612
Level Contributor
177 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

We drove here - this was an experience (tiny rocky road) and took a look at this light house. Perhaps more interesting a lot of locals where hanging out here with family's, picking and bathing. It looks like they enjoyed it even more than we did

Thank JensPerregaard
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016

A dirty lighthouse in Vladivostok. As everything in primorsky krai area, it cannot escape from garbage. Of course, the municipality is so corrupted that does not do a thing to take care of the beaches and parks.

Thank Antonia V
Brussels, Belgium
Level Contributor
129 reviews
84 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

There are several busses going in the direction of the lighthouse (60,62,59,...). The bus ride should cost 20 rubbles per person. You should take the stop to Mayak. After that you need to walk for around a good 25 minutes to get to the lighthouse. Check on google maps how to get there from the stop (it's pretty easy). At... More 

2 Thank TheFlyingLundi
New York
Level Contributor
118 reviews
82 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2016

Reached via an unsaved road, with cars parked in every available spot of land, the light house is the end point of an area used by local families for sun bathing and swimming.

Thank MomDives
Vladivostok, Russia
Level Contributor
39 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

I believe that if you haven't been to the lighthouse, you haven't experienced Vladivostok at all! If you have an opportunity come there during sunset and see the sun disappearing in waters of Sea of Japan. Your hear will stay there forever...

2 Thank AmLyne

Travelers who viewed Lighthouse Egersheld also viewed

Vladivostok, Primorsky Krai
Vladivostok, Primorsky Krai
Vladivostok, Primorsky Krai
Vladivostok, Primorsky Krai

Been to Lighthouse Egersheld? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Lighthouse Egersheld and other visitors
5 questions
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Lighthouse Egersheld staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?