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Address: Negros Oriental, Philippines

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Go there an hour before sunset

It was a very tiring hike, but the view is all worth it. It took us almost an hour before reaching the lighthouse. The people living along the route up the lighthouse were very... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2016
Moi R
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Oslo, Norway
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73 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

From the end of the village, passing by the juice stand, you have to climb a lot of stairs, cross a lovely meadow before you reach the lighthouse. There is nothing up there, besides the building and some cows, so just enjoy the beautiful view! On the way back to the village, make sure to stop by the juice stand... More 

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Anan, Japan
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43 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

It was nice walk from beach thought at that time I visited, under construction and not able to see much view......

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Castelldefels, Spain
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

The hike up has no views and you can find garbage all along. When we got to the top the place was under construction and it was impossible to walk around the area. The hike is not too hard, but really it would have been good to place a sign or warning before going up. Disappointing

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Thank Adrian A
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2016

It was a very tiring hike, but the view is all worth it. It took us almost an hour before reaching the lighthouse. The people living along the route up the lighthouse were very friendly. We suggest you start going up by 5pm so you get to see the sun set by 6pm. Great view!

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Thank Moi R
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Reviewed 7 June 2016

The view is very relaxing and peaceful as you watch the ships pass by the nearby Nautical highway. Birds singing and tweeting by the cliff where they peacefully built their nests. We watched the sunset here but didn't wait the sun to go down fully as we might be caught in the middle of the dark.

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Helsingborg, Sweden
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78 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2016

It´s a nice little walk up the hill. You are walking throgh a farm and can enjoy a nice view at the top.

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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36 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2016

As this island has electricity only between 6 and 9:30, you are bound to go to sleep before 10 pm. And you will be woken up by the roosters (number of which may actually exceed number of inhabitants of the island or at least it fell like that) early in the morning. Go o the lighthouse to see the sunrise... More 

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Bolton, UK
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2015

OK you are on Apo Island for the diving and snorkelling, so the lighthouse is never going to be the number one thing on your list of things to do. But it's worth it if you have the time and want a nice walk. It is indeed quite a steep climb, initially up a well paved stepped path. The onto... More 

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Malapascua Island, Philippines
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16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2015

It's quite a walk to the lighthouse but it's well worth it. On the walk you will probably meet people who walk up and down 2-3 ties a day but just take it in their stride.

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Thank Andy G
Caloocan, Philippines
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2015

We went by boat to APO Island which took about 40mins. this time smooth sea. Stayed one night we went just to look as this place is better for diving not for pleasure, but we had good time climbing up 311 steps if I can do it at 81 yrs of age anyone fit can do it to the Light... More 

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