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stunning view

Great to see the tower a long way ahead; feels like an achievement already getting there! The tower... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2018
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Beautiful views

The lighthouse is well maintained, the steps are easy to climb and the view from the top is superb... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2018
Margot C
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Vuurtorenweg 184, 1795 LN De Cocksdorp, Texel, The Netherlands
+31 222 317 741
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A stunning view, lovely history and there is a bit of information displayed on your way up. But you won't spend more than 10 minutes inside the lighthouse. So for a whole family, it can be a bit expensive.

Thank Ian H
Reviewed 31 August 2018

Great to see the tower a long way ahead; feels like an achievement already getting there! The tower is very well maintained and the higher you get the more I got excited. On the top the view is stunning; when we were there the wind...More

Thank ronheme1
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

This is a must-see area of Texel. I recommend cycling there along the dyke (from the East) or over the dunes (west). The views across to the other islands, the white sand and the crashing waves make this an area of outstanding beauty, with the...More

Thank JackiP45
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Great view. Very interesting to see the history. You have to pay to get in. I think it was 4 euros..

Thank Johann B
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

4 of us love to travel and visit a new places. Visit Texel- it was one of the “must see.” Clean,quiet high,perfect view from the top(sea and land). The way upstairs is quiet interesting. You can make a break at every floor,enjoy the view and...More

Thank Kinga F
Reviewed 25 July 2018

Very nice to visit and the view up there is quite stuning ! You can see the Island of Vlleland, and also the whole of Texel Island, worth accending !

Thank Anthony D
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

The lighthouse is beautiful. We did not go in but surroundings are stunning. When you are on the islamd you need a picture of the lighthouse :)

Thank Maarten B
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

The lighthouse is well maintained, the steps are easy to climb and the view from the top is superb. I recommend a visit!

Thank Margot C
Reviewed 20 December 2017

If you wanna see texel from a height you should for sure visit the lighthouse. Here you can view the history of the lighthouse and ask the guide all the questions that pop in your mind. On a clear day you can see almost all...More

1  Thank gejo-fototeam
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Nice big red Lighthouse. Closeby are plenty parkinglots (mostly paid) You can climb te Lighthouse for a magnificent view over Texel and the Northsea, but only if the sky is clear.

Thank Thijsmail
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