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Lighthouse Trail

Lighthouse Road, Byron Bay, New South Wales, Australia
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Amazing walk!

I did this walk to see the sunrise and it was magic! We can also go there to see the sunset... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Serris, France
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Great way to see the coast

its a good hike down from the lighthouse to the beach but well worth it. the views are... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Queensland, Australia
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“great workout” (20 reviews)
Lighthouse Road, Byron Bay, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I did this walk to see the sunrise and it was magic! We can also go there to see the sunset :) During the day some volunteers propose us to visit the lighthouse. We have a really nice view on the top!

Thank StarDut
Reviewed yesterday

its a good hike down from the lighthouse to the beach but well worth it. the views are breathtaking! watched whales breaching and a pod of dolphins cruising around the cape too. gorgeous

Thank marg36
Reviewed 2 days ago

Its a nice scenic walk/run which I do at least once a week. My main complaint is the hill section up from Captain Cook lookout, the steps need replacing /maintainance and further along the trail before the hill to the hang gliding platform, it needs...More

Thank Ewingsdale
Reviewed 5 days ago

A must for anyone visiting the east coast. The view is spectacular! Wear confortable shoes as it is a trek.

Thank Mellsie1210
Reviewed 5 days ago

Enjoy the way through this lovely breezy way up to the light house and you will never regret going through this route. You will love it for sure with beautiful scenery

Thank ChangiStay
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I ran all the tracks converging on the lighthouse and the main track is a challenging run for an oldie, or anyone for that matter. I'd challenge anyone to run it both ways without stopping or walking. The views st sunrise are breathtaking with the...More

Thank Tasilee
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Ever watched the sunset from cape Byron ? It's a must for your bucket list..... at this time of year it's also a fab spot for whale watching we spotted at least 6 off the coast if you plan to hop out of the car...More

Thank Andrea L
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great walk and beautiful views. A lovely thing to do in Byron. Good for all ages, but could be a bit strenuous for the unfit. A must do when here.

Thank Jaquelr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We regularly do the lighthouse walk and each time it still feels amazing. Sure it's a bit strenuous, but totally worth the effort. Start from Capt Cooks Lookout and follow path past Wategos and up the ocean side of the lighthouse. Have a cuppa at...More

1  Thank GGreymor
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great view of the bay, Wonderful for whale watching this time of the year, so bring binoculars if you can but it's not a must cause you see them everywhere:)

Thank Orit L
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24 July 2017|
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Response from BecanDuncan | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay, it took us about an hour to go up but we were not dawdling too much - allow and hour and a half...
Amanda J
26 February 2017|
Response from benandmuffin247 | Reviewed this property |
Yes but tough work for the pusher lol have fun!