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Cape Tourville Lighthouse

Freycinet, Tasmania, Australia
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good34%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“easy walk” (50 reviews)
“short walk” (16 reviews)
“amazing views” (11 reviews)
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Freycinet, Tasmania, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a working fully automated lighthouse not open to the public. The lighthouse itself is not very exciting however the boardwalk coming in and the views are exceptional. You are very high and close to sheer drops. A great place for whale watching. Keep...More

Thank MASK_3551
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We only went here because the weather was miserable and we couldn’t do the 3 hour hike we originally had planned. The lighthouse itself was a major letdown. There were some okay views of of the ocean but that was about it.

Thank KatJill
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fairly easy walk. if you like staring out at the sea, this will be good place. Nothing much about the lighthouse. There was a binoculars for you to look out to a small island where there were a number of birds made it home. Explanatory...More

Thank Celinetsy
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

This is well worth a visit if you don't have time to do the Wineglass Bay walk or the weather's not great. It's not far from the main road, plenty of parking and an easy walk. There's a beautiful view of Wineglass Bay, other spectacular...More

Thank DaisyQ3
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Flat, very easy walking around the Cape. Beautiful views across the back of the Freycinet Peninsula. Lots of wildlife (wallabies, birds etc) and good information about the area.

Thank TVTraveller2013
Reviewed 22 September 2017

A very easy walk with a great view of the coastline. Keep your eyes peeled with whales/dolphins/etc. Accessible with a stroller/wheelchair. The lighthouse is ok, but the view is the star of the show.

Thank Owen1210
Reviewed 15 September 2017

The lighthouse itself is a bit boring but the short boardwalk leading up to it has absolutely fantastic views of the coastal cliffs and some great signage information. There is also some public binoculars that point towards some offshore little islands that is known for...More

Thank JessiPalmer
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

This is a scenic and very easy walk. It can be done in as little as 20 minutes. If you are there on a blustery spring day make sure to take a warm jacket with you. Happened to see a wallaby in the car park...More

Thank dixiepeach
Reviewed 15 July 2017

First of all, the lighthouse isn't the attraction here. It is fully automated and there is no access inside. However, the views from the boardwalk around the lighthouse are on-par with the views from the Wineglass Bay Lookout. I'd recommend this place as part of...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 15 June 2017

A short walk from the carpark and I was able to experience such a nice view! There, I was able to see mountains and the big patch of blue seas. Great place to take pictures with friends or family! Would recommend this place if you...More

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