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A Rincon Iconic Site

This place has been a bit improved as a site to visit post-hurricane. It has always been worth the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
PCmonkey
,
Ohio
Happy Hour Sunset at the Lighthouse

This is a fantastic location to catch a beautiful sunset and have a cocktail at the bar! Also a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
April D
,
Berlin,MD
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Find a maritime museum and dolphin-spotting platform at this lighthouse in Rincon.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Rincon, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has been a bit improved as a site to visit post-hurricane. It has always been worth the little jog off the main road and the view to the west is stunning most anytime -- of course, the sunsets are always the feature.

Thank PCmonkey
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a fantastic location to catch a beautiful sunset and have a cocktail at the bar! Also a great view of Domes beach.

Thank April D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Extraordinary view to the ocean. Beautiful placeto visit. Bar and bathroom available. Excellent architecture.

Thank maryjames3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There is a kiosk bar at El Faro. Soft drinks, beer, wine and of course rum drinks. It is a must go if you're in Rincon. Surf and surfer watch in addition to whales that have recently been spotted.

Thank Lsura D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful lighthouse and ocean views. In the right conditions you can watch the surfers having fun. There is a bar available, we didn't stop there this time. I took some excellent photos of the lighthouse and the ocean views. We also saw a wedding wrapping...More

Thank Deb C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a beautiful view you have a lighthouse you could See a small island about 10 miles out sometimes you can see the surfers on the beach it’s just one of the beautiful views of Puerto Rico

Thank Ray A
Reviewed 9 January 2018

Beautiful place to visit. It have an extraordinary view to the ocean. If you are visiting Rincon, you have to go to the Faro!

Thank astridsotolawyer
Reviewed 7 January 2018

If you're in the area, it's nice to stop at the lighthouse for the views. You can see along the coast in both directions and can watch the surfers from high above. They've also opened a little bar in one of the out buildings.

Thank Scott B
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Amazing view and great scenery. Make sure you bring your camera because you’ll be taking tons of pictures.

Thank Raul D
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Great little nature walk but a crazy little drive through the mountains to get to but worth the scenery. When you enter the park you are asked to register (sign name in a visitor log) but besides the park the second floor of that building...More

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