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Cabo de Palos, La Manga del Mar Menor, Municipality of Cartagena, Spain
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All reviewslight housela mangacar parkwalk upnice walknice viewworth a visitnice beachessunday marketamazing viewsby footsandy beachesviewing areagreat lighthousesmall beachbars and restaurantslovely place
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Reviewed 18 October 2017

The lighthouse is on a peninsula at the beginning of La Manga strip. There's a large car park and small beach bar type cabin near the entrance - you can't drive right up to the lighthouse (not sure why as the access road is tarmaced...More

Thank nnmercman
Reviewed 12 October 2017

I personally was quite disappointed with the lighthouse, but is worth the visit. Nice view of La Manga and from what was explained obviously one of the best places to dive in Spain. The lighthouse itself isn't opened for visitors, so it doesn't look much...More

Thank PerunTouristAgency
Reviewed 8 October 2017

The view is stunning, especially if you go here at sunrise or sunset with the Lighthouse bathing in warm colors. If you are at La Manga, or close to it, you should take a look at this place!

Thank Gressli
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

You can drive to the carpark under the lighthouse so no long walks. The walk from the carpark is a breeze. The lighthouse itself is very impressive as are the views around. Unfortunately the lighthouse is not open to the public which is a great...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We were very dissapointed with the dirt in the streets. In the afternoon at around 17 o'clock we couldn´t find a bar with a draft beer.

Thank Libor N
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Parked at the harbour and then walked out to the light house, with a coffee stop or two (ok and cakes too - we're on holiday). Nice walk and certainly worth seeing.

Thank dnallot18
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Excellent view around and from the top. Nothing much to say as the views in most of the La Manga stip are good

Thank Corinne K
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Quite apart from the historical interest, this location offers superb views of the surrounding area as it looks out over Mar Menor and La Manga. A visit will not take long but is worth seeing.

Thank Norman J
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Had a good walk around the light house. Views are great. Wear decent shoes so you can climb a little. Decent cafe for a nice cold beer when you've finished. Parking free of charge.

Thank Rootvegqueen
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Visited this place on a number of mornings during my two week stay in Cabo de Palos. It is avails 27/7 by foot and I incorporated it into my morning walk. The views are amazing looking down the strip or it to the local shipwreck....More

Thank Neil P
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Response from alexanderSpain | Reviewed this property |
I would bring them as we have had some small jelly fish and also it stops the odd stone doing for your feet. You can buy them in the silly shops here for very little money.
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