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The Lighthouse of Calella

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Great view with a very noisy door

Let me first point out that the lighthouse isn’t easy to get to as the Calella tourist board feels... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
via mobile
worth the view

need to be on the right hand side of the road out of calella, is only a 8 min walk round the bend... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2018
Louise H
Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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El Faro de Calella se encuentra situado en la cima de un promontorio de unos 50 metros de altitud. En el lugar dónde ahora está el faro, había una antigua torre de vigilancia y defensa, que vigilaba y protegía las costas del peligro de los ataques...more
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Torrent de les Basses, Calella, Spain
+34 937 66 30 30
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All reviews nice walk light house fantastic views little bit short walk main road open to the public nice place opening hours up hill couple of hours beach sea climb coast town exhibition
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Let me first point out that the lighthouse isn’t easy to get to as the Calella tourist board feels that part of the fun is guessing where things are as they only place signs when you are at the destination, so can I suggest you...More

1  Thank slartibartfasts
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Active lighthouse overlooking Calella with fantastic views, well worth the walk up hill to take a few photos.

1  Thank Elaine R
Reviewed 8 August 2018

need to be on the right hand side of the road out of calella, is only a 8 min walk round the bend and immediate right turn on the bend. Free to look around and not a long or difficult walk.

Thank Louise H
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Its a hell of a walk in the heat from calella. And it was shut with no signs as to say when it would be open. However, if you do walk there look out for the little lizards basking in the sun

Thank pod12345
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

We went up to see this light House without knowing What to expect we Saw the building and it was fine. But the Best thing was the view.

1  Thank Tom T
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Your suppose beable get up to this lighthouse but i couldnt find where. The bottom of it is on a extremely busy main road. But climed up steps to bottom of it and you get a look at the whole of town. Little warning dont...More

1  Thank Jody F
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Calella Lighthouse Standing 50 metres tall, set against the landscape of Calella's beachfront, Calella's nineteenth-century lighthouse is a ten-minute walk along the seafront. Visit for a panoramic view of the city and the sea, and make sure you take a look at the museum too....More

2  Thank weedee1969
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

It is hard to climb up to see the ruins of old lighthouse. View is ofcourse fantastic to sea and nude beach.

Thank Ott0poika
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Theres a small museum inside the lighthouse and if you walk up the hill opposite theres some ruins. A sight to see between sunbathing and swimming!

1  Thank Rowan D
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Lovely views nice walk bit steep for any one who has walking difficulty nice just sitting in shade chilling enjoyed it

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5 September 2016|
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Response from fmanzi | Reviewed this property |
just follow main beach towards lighthouse,{just opposite the train tunnel} you see rocky part of beach and nudists there ,spread along about a mile of beach/coves.
12 July 2016|
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Response from slartibartfasts | Reviewed this property |
No cafe and none anywhere near so go with a camel load of water as it’s a bit of a treck and boy is it hot.