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Faro Les Eclaireurs

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Ushuaia, Argentina
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You see this on a trip round the Beagle Channel. It was built in 1919, and is widely, if inaccurately described as the lighthouse at the end of the world (which is actually another 60km away). But your boat captain will get you close to...More

Thank deehell
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Known as the lighthouse of the End of the World. Majestic in the middle of the Beagle Channel. Worth a visit

Thank Nora R
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

If you are the big fan of the Movie "happy together 春光乍洩" directed by Wong Kar-wai, you have to come.

Thank Sam C
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

There's something magical about lighthouses and this one situated in the heart of the Beagle Channel is no different..well except for the backdrop of Chilean and Argentinian mountains, or the colony of sea lions next door.

Thank Rufio131
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

On the boat tour through the Beagle Channel you find this centenary beacon, also called “beacon of the end of the world” (actually not the one that Jules Verne wrote about... that one is almost a day distant by boat). It’s a very nice scenery,...More

Thank 523paulot
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

In all the pictures of Beagle canal you find this lighthouse so as a landmark nice to tick. Plus if a catamaran cruise is that they sail by very cool for you to take a pic

Thank Marjolein C
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

We took a catamaran tour and made it to the spot and it was very nice. Took several pictures and enjoyed it

Thank AGarcia7779
Reviewed 30 April 2017

This is a slightly conically shaped lighthouse standing on the island of Les Eclaireurs, which it takes its name from. It is approx. six miles east of Ushuaia in the Beagle Channel. It is eleven metres high, round, no windows, painted red and white and...More

Thank Dan L
Reviewed 20 April 2017

I experience this visit as part of the Channel of Beagle guided tour. They took us around this island in the boat. It is only accessible by boat and it is still operational. The island where is stands is inhabited so it is automated and...More

Thank Osgales
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

You see it when you do the Beagle Channel navigation. The lighthouse was built by the prisoners at the Ushuaia Presidio.

Thank Juan Carlos S
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