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Faro de Chipiona

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Address: Avenida Faro 4 | Oficina de Turismo de Chipiona, 11550 Chipiona, Spain
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the 2nd highest lighthouse in spain, the 4th in europe? some say this, others say that. but it doesn't matter - just enjoy the view.

Reviewed 2 November 2016
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Blankenberge, Belgium
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Blankenberge, Belgium
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95 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016

the 2nd highest lighthouse in spain, the 4th in europe? some say this, others say that. but it doesn't matter - just enjoy the view.

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Spain
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80 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

I love just hanging out near this lighthouse. The area is gorgeous and lively. You can get amazing photos of this lighthouse pretty much anytime of the day. There are certain hours the lighthouse is open to the public and you can climb to the top. Nothing special but a beautiful view.

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Cordova
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51 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 June 2016

But I love this lighthouse. Built on the same spot the Romans had a lighthouse it's an updated piece of history. The point itself is a perfect place, albeit windy sometimes, to just stare out over the water. Watch the sun set and just be in the moment.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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959 reviews
342 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 439 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 May 2016

Though historically important, it's not worth much of a visit - unless you really like lighthouses. Coming from North Carolina, we have seen plenty.

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Thank John M
Almeria, Spain
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160 reviews
88 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2016

was told only open for a few hours saturday and then it is 5 euros to walk up inside. it is just a tall tower and not much to see there.

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Gibraltar
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51 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2015

This lights house has lots of history, one of the tallest in Europe so they say. A must visit if you are in Chipiona.

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Las Cruces, New Mexico
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2015

it is beautiful lighthouse and beach especially at night. It was interesting experience to have a night walk in the center of Chipiona and see evening life of local people and tourists like us.

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13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2015

It was an incredible experience to be on the top of the lighthouse with my son and my uncle, after a long way of steps. Its not necessary to fly to enjoy this amazing see scapes. The crew really friendly !! I will repeat it next year!

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1 Thank Javier N
Chipiona, Spain
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 April 2015

Fresh sit down tapas bar with lots of unusual and tapas de Author. Great wine selection and everything can be ordered by the tapa. Probably best in Chipiona currently. Look for the solomillo a la pimienta and tell me you haven't mopped up the sauce with some bread!!

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Duluth, Georgia
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85 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2014 via mobile

Chipiona is a great destination where most of the people from Sevilla go to relax on some of their small town beaches. Chipiona has a great small town atmosphere with great small restaurants and shops. If you want to relax, this is a great place!

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