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Es Cap de Barbaria Lighthouse

Formentera, Spain
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View with surprise

Nice walk to reach this Lighthouse, far away from the city. Fantastic view and silence. Sportive... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Brussels, Belgium
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Don't go there in August

Wanted to go there by scooter but the last kilometers you have to walk. Since it was 30+ degrees... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
Mariska v
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice walk to reach this Lighthouse, far away from the city. Fantastic view and silence. Sportive people can descend the cave using the small stairs and discover a nice spot over the sea.

Thank Ciwita
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Wanted to go there by scooter but the last kilometers you have to walk. Since it was 30+ degrees and there is no shadow to find we just made a picture from the parking lot.

Thank Mariska v
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

We stayed in San Antonio in Ibiza but got a boat over to Formentera for the day. We rented scooters which was a great idea as it was a super easy and fun way to get round the island! We went to this lighthouse and...More

1  Thank RosieStewart9
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

This is one of two places that you usually visit when you are visiting Formentera. Ist nice trip, we went with bikes. Road is nerow, so meeting two cars or even bike with car is a problem. Nice cave at the end with breathtaking view...More

Thank BarbaraPN72
Reviewed 4 June 2017

The lighthouse itself is worth the visit, but the most spectacular is a cave next to it, quite discrete and low profile. With a wooden stair to get inside, it gives access to a hole with opening to the cliff. There is nothing spectacular about...More

1  Thank pmartinslux
Reviewed 25 May 2017

First thing you should do once you reach this little island is to head towards the light house. There is a hole in the path which leads you to the edge of the cliff from beneath the surface. It's so open, on ground you feel...More

1  Thank amars777
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Very suggestive view, high over the sea with a lighthouse on the back. If you like the lighthouse this is a must see !

Thank Mario_TripA
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Driving along a narrow road, the view at the end is just spectacular .We went twice and the second time it was raining, witch made it even more mystical . Like in a pirate movie.

Thank Annika A
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Before heading to the beach take a little side trip out to this location. Yes there's the lighthouse but the views from here are absolutely amazing view. You will need to rent a vehical, scooters will be best the road is very small I mean...More

1  Thank Courtney T
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Exciting views from the rocks are worth to travel by bike or car the long way to the cap. There is also a small cueva to climb down where you can walk to the edge of the cliffs.

Thank martina h
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