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Great Views!

Climb up the hill to get a closer view of the lighthouse. Once of the hill, you have magnificent... read more

Reviewed March 11, 2018
Yamila R
via mobile
It's not the Lighthouse itself, but the beaches

The beaches around the lighthouse (Barra do Camacho e Praia do Cardoso) are just great. Around the... read more

Reviewed January 25, 2018
Marcelo F
Brasília, Distrito Federal, Brazil
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Mar 11, 2018
“Great Views!”
Jan 25, 2018
“It's not the Lighthouse itself, but the beaches”
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

Climb up the hill to get a closer view of the lighthouse. Once of the hill, you have magnificent views of the beaches below. Only down fall is that you can’t enter the lighthouse as it belongs to the military.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Yamila R
Reviewed January 25, 2018

The beaches around the lighthouse (Barra do Camacho e Praia do Cardoso) are just great. Around the lighthouse there are a lot of small hotels with simple yet good infrastructure. The access to the place is very easy if you have a car. Definitelly worth...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Marcelo F
Reviewed May 10, 2017

Gaucho's point is on the way with its delicious "casquinha de siri" , 'pastel de camarao and maracuja"s juice

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Ariane L
Reviewed January 13, 2017 via mobile

Even though we could not see the sunrise the view from the lighthouse is very beautiful and we can see some beaches and the see from there. You cannot access the interior of the lighthouse but the trip is worthy.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Fabiano S
Reviewed January 3, 2017 via mobile

The access is terrible with bumpy dirt roads. The beaches are beautiful We're here for the new year celebration had loads of fun dancing on the beach at midnight with hundreds of others. The locals were warm and friendly. Most hotels are not air conditioned...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Peter B
Reviewed May 2, 2016

The place is one of the most cherished spot of the local surfers The acess is still a bit of adventure but already much better than a few years back. But still mind the sand traps ! During the week end and high season it...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank JFSauveur
Reviewed March 15, 2015

Worth the trip but some parts of the route are on very tricky roads even by Brazilian standards and you have to take the ferry if you come from Laguna

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank Pedro G
Reviewed January 9, 2014

From Laguna, drive to the end of the main beach, towards the port and cross the channel by ferry. From there it's another 14km to the Lighthouse. Beware of the sand and wind on the way, there are even dunes. Traffic is troublesome in high...More

Date of experience: January 2014
Thank ashokthadani
Reviewed May 15, 2012

We stayed there for one whole day. And It's a amazing place. Beautiful beach and nice place to eat and drink. And it gets very busy at high season .

Thank nigeltony
Reviewed January 21, 2012

After walking 10 kms thru very beautiful and lonely beaches, we reached the 'Farol of Santa Marta' and its town (for fishermen and vacationers). (It can also be reached by a road (14 kms), after taking a Balsa from Laguna). Nice town with a Lighthouse...More

Date of experience: January 2012
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