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Point Prim Lighthouse

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Point Prim Road, Belfast, Prince Edward Island C0A 1A0, Canada
+1 902-659-2768
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Reviewed 11 August 2018

We loved going to see this lighthouse. They have a nice gift shop that sells all different kinds of things. We picked up two small pieces of stained glass at very reasonable prices. The view from here is great and they have a dorey on...More

Thank gailp111
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

This is a beautifully well kept light house with beautiful views. Facility overlooks the water. There is an adjacent beach with Chowder House restaurant at the bottom of the hill. There is a charge to climb lighthouse.

Thank Lori W
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Definitely one of the best, and historic, lighthouses on PEI to visit, great views to boot! One good thing about the island, almost all the lighthouses are accessible by car as compared to NB or NS.

Thank maritimetravler
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

So excited that we got to climb all levels of this light house with our 4 year olds. We enjoyed the history provided to us before the climb and that it was very affordable. The views were breathtaking. A must stop if you visit the...More

Thank MamaofTwins2013
Reviewed 17 July 2018

One of the only lighthouses we came across that you could go in. Awesome location and stunning views. If you go at low tide you can beach comb for hours.

Thank supertzar666
Reviewed 16 July 2018

bring your camera, the view from here is breathtaking, and it gets better if you take the time to climb up all those steps for a view from the lighthouse. Great gift shoppe also and just a hop skip and jump from one of the...More

Thank James P
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Nice views. Only round brick lighthouse on the island. Very tall. You can go up to the top for an extra fee. Nice water views around it. And a restaurant just steps away

Thank greatjob7689
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

My first time visiting this lighthouse and area, what a beautiful place to visit, walk the beach, have something to eat at the restaurant. The tour guide so helpful and kind, she explained everything about the lighthouse and it was all so interesting. We walked...More

Thank Blondiejon
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

We were recommended to visit this on our way to get the ferry back to Nova Scotia from PEI by our B&B host in Charlottetown. Lovely views from the ground and you can walk all the way round this lighthouse on grass surrounding it. Quite...More

Thank Liz H
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

I had some time on my last day on PEI, so I decided a drive out to the Point Prim lighthouse would be a perfect way to spend a couple of hours. The site where the lighthouse stands is small, but there’s a great little...More

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