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Barrenjoey Road, Palm Beach, Pittwater, New South Wales 2108, Australia
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All reviews great walk worth the climb steep walk spectacular views light house boathouse cafe central coast walk along the beach worth the effort longer route see whales palm beach area take photos access road walking track take your time drinking water
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The views at the top of the hill make the steep 10-15 minute walk up there well worth it. You have the choice of the Smuggler's track which is steeper but takes only 10 minutes or the Access path which has less stairs and takes...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank bucketlisttravellers
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved the Palm Beach area and hike to the lighthouse. We took the manmade ramps up and the steps down. So fun to explore it both ways. Bring water, sunscreen and enjoy the views in Farr north Sydney!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank RCTALLEY
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

lovely place to visit. great walk up from bottom either via steep staircase or steep gradient. we went up stairs and down slopes. what a workout! at top so lovely and views to die for. take lunch and sit up there and eat it and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Gobush57
Reviewed 24 October 2018

great on a cloudy day but superb on a clear sky day. bring your hat and sunscreen, water. you can hike up to the lighthouse from the carpark or busstop you have two difficulty levels you can choose from a steeper faster hike or a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank TravelManiac333
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

The walk up and back is amazing! The views from The top is so so special! Great view of summer bay! Well worth it

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank BillyK1980
Reviewed 30 September 2018

The steep way up can be hard slog if you have dodgy knees etc! The view when you get there is worth the effort. The picture above is a true representation as well as the view over to the central coast is spectacular.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank U7388IDdavid
Reviewed 31 August 2018

We went out to see the Lighthouse on a particularly windy and cold (for August) day as part of our private tour of the Northern Beaches. The trail up to the lighthouse did not seem strenuous at first but once we got about a third...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Ellen F
Reviewed 19 August 2018

We manage to get parking at Palm beach. From there you can see the light house on top of the cliff and you can just follow the walking track up. The track is very short and the view from the light house is simply amazing...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank itsStanley
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Great views make the 15 minute climb to the top thoroughly worthwhile. From the lighthouse, on the left, you can see Palm Beach, also known as Summer Bay (from Home & Away), which is good for kite surfing and the like. On the right is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank MLS11
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

I've been here with some of my friends. We first have been to palm beach and then walk until the light house! The walk is really beautiful 😍 each time I stopped, I could have a wonderful landscape in front of me! And then, the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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