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Faro de la Herradura

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fantastic view

Rather difficult to find, but what a view! Coming from Almuñecar, follow the arrows to "Torre". You... read more

Reviewed March 17, 2019
Ghent, Belgium
Good views

It can be a little tricky finding your way here, but the views are stunning once you do. You can... read more

Reviewed November 11, 2018
Almunecar, Spain
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Mar 17, 2019
“fantastic view”
Nov 11, 2018
“Good views”
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Reviewed March 17, 2019

Rather difficult to find, but what a view! Coming from Almuñecar, follow the arrows to "Torre". You will see the faro, thanks to a modern antenna, close to it.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank FreddyDeWit
Reviewed November 11, 2018

It can be a little tricky finding your way here, but the views are stunning once you do. You can either hike up from the hermitage or find your way through a neighborhood to get there. You can't go in the lighthouse, but there is...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank WagonerFamily
Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

The walk to the lighthouse from the beach is not for the faint hearted or unfit, particularly in the heat of the day, but the views when you get there ars stunning. To the east you can see all along the coast and past Motril....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed February 2, 2018

At the top of a large urbanisation the Punta de la Mona this is a small lighthouse. There are some good views but it is not worth a special visit.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank nickyportugal
Reviewed August 5, 2017

We went there by car. The road is not easy, but it is rewarded with the sight of the whole bay. Do not miss it

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Laura G
Reviewed July 26, 2017

On Camino de la Torre you walk on the hightest point de la Mona, and you will have a wonderful view over the sea and La Herdura; nice vegetation; the Faro is a place to visit and also to see the nice villas in this...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Manuela L
Reviewed April 10, 2017

This lighthouse offers great views over the bay of Almunecar. On my visit in february the area was filled with flowering cistus-roses and mimosa. Around the lighthouse there are more viewpoints offering views over the bay of La Herradura{the horseshoe bay}. Punta De La Mona...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank bas k
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

Amazing view from the highest point on Punta de La Mona with the beacon standing tall over Marina del Este and La Herradura. Fantastic view

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank OysteinNygaard
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