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Cayman Brac Lighthouse

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Address: Major Donald Drive, Cayman Brac

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Beautiful cliff walk

This was a great opportunity to see the boobies with babies, see the fauna, and get some nice exercise in. Quiet area, well marked and not difficult if starting at the lighthouse... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2017
Ginnie R
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Peculiar, Missouri
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11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The lighthouse is very unimpressive. However, there is a path that you can walk that leads you out to the Bluffs and the view is amazing! There is a tree along the path that lovers can carve their names in. Great butterfly watching and nature walk.

Thank jhope2b
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51 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

This was a great opportunity to see the boobies with babies, see the fauna, and get some nice exercise in. Quiet area, well marked and not difficult if starting at the lighthouse and doing a short loop. Very hot at the top of the Brac...bring water! The views of the water from the top are amazing

Thank Ginnie R
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5 reviews
Reviewed 11 March 2017

The lighthouse is less majestic than many, but such a great reward after the solitary drive through the Parrot Preserve. Sea views are stunning...great place to watch a sunrise. But the cliff walk is the best. You can see such majestic big sea birds-the brown Booby and the Frigate bird ( man-o-war). Trust the signs when it tells you not... More 

Thank Connie B
Gainesville Florida
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109 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

The Brac lighthouse is not like the lighthouses that you see in the US that are huge cylindrical buildings rather this is maybe 1.5 m tall not impressive. However the views are impressive. There is a footpath that is I think 5k long but beware the terrain is tough. There are a lot of sharp rocks and gravel so wear... More 

Thank northfloridafolks
Sioux Lookout, Canada
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11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017

We had not planned to go to the lighthouse, however got a little lost looking for parrot sanctuary. Views are beautiful, trails are a little under stimulating. Saw a couple brown boobies. Cliffs are high, pics looking down turned out well.

Thank janeatkinson2016
Vegreville, Canada
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79 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Interesting bits of information to read about the lighthouse and the birds. Amazing view of the ocean and the cliffs. There is a walkway that can be taken around the lighthouse.

Thank Peggy S
Slidell, Louisiana
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107 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

This site isn't your typical Lighthouse, more like a tower. It does however sit on the most easterly point of the island at the top of the bluffs. Great viewing spot to look out into the ocean.

Thank sbear1324
Airdrie, Canada
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24 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Nothing to see as far as the lighthouse goes, but the bluff views are nice. You can drive right up to the lighthouse.

Thank Darryn M
George Town, Grand Cayman
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Be sure to read the history displays. It is amazing to think about all of the shipwrecks prevented by this little light.

Thank SevenSeasTraveler123
George Town, Grand Cayman
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38 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Visited last week of December. Absolutely stunning as usual. We got to see one booby bird sitting on a nest and the Christmas breeze was phenomenal! Always love this trek! It is a must when visiting Cayman Brac!

Thank texasjudye

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