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Address: Cardona Island, Ponce, Puerto Rico

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Nice island, walk might kill you!

They call this place Coffin Island for a reason. The lighthouse is nothing great, in fact it is very run down and sad up close. But the views are worth the walk up. If your not in... read more

Reviewed 2 March 2017
Randy H
North Carolina

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North Carolina
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71 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

They call this place Coffin Island for a reason. The lighthouse is nothing great, in fact it is very run down and sad up close. But the views are worth the walk up. If your not in shape, do not try to walk up.

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Edgewater, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2016

The lighthouse over all was not impressive but there are cliffs on two sides of the property and we just sat and enjoyed the sights and sounds. You have to park a ways away but there is a free shuttle up the the lighthouse and it runs nonstop so no hurry to see things and run..

Thank Joseph P
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

This was a fun tour. Took a ferry out of laguancha for about a 30 minute ride to this island. Beautiful water clear in a little atoll. Nice hike up the hill to this light house with an awesome view from the top. The back of the island is a protected sea turtle spawning beach. And it's very awesome. You... More 

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Austin, Texas
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42 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2015

We took a quick afternoon trip to the light house because it was highly recommended. It was fun and we took some stunning photos.

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Bedford, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2012

Isla de Cardona Light, located on an island south of Ponce, was established in 1889 and automated in 1962. The only way to get to it is by private boat, but you can see it from the observation tower at La Guancha, at the Playa de Ponce

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