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Cape Florida Lighthouse

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Address: 1200 Crandon Blvd, Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Recreation Area, Key Biscayne, FL 33149-2795
Phone Number: +1 305-361-5811
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Nice walk from the Ritz

Nice walk and educational trip. Need to walk off some of the Cuban food and Mojitos. Lots of open beach to make it a good day trip.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Nice walk and educational trip. Need to walk off some of the Cuban food and Mojitos. Lots of open beach to make it a good day trip.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Not sure what to say about the lighthouse? It was a great walk along the beach to the end of the sand where at the start of the rocks sits the lighthouse. Seems like an achievement to go there and back and it was an excellent way to get in a bit of exercise and relaxation at the same time.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful park. 8dollat fee. Climbed to the top and saw amazing views. Nice beach areas to swim. The light house is not for those with vertigo. Small observation deck. Wish I was staying longer would come back with bikes and a picnic, clean well maintained park.

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Kiev, Ukraine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Like this site and area, we came here by car - the car pass to the park where the lighthouse is located cost 8$. You can drive almost to Lighthouse and park the car in the shade, Thanks there are a lot of trees on the parking spot. Looks like it's one of the oldest constructions in Florida. You can... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The family wandered upon this lovely place sight seeing before our Bahama cruise. The sight up top the tower was super nice. Couldn't take enough pictures of the different views from all the different directions when up there. If you have a little bit of time to kill find this place, it's pretty spectacular.

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is my FAVORITE lighthouse in Florida! I grew up on this beach as a child and have never stopped coming back!

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Key Biscayne, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The lighthouse and it's surrounding area a very fun to visit. At certain times you can also go up to the top and see the beautiful view!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Steep climb but wonderful views from the top make it worthwhile. Feels a lot higher from the top than it does looking up from the bottom.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here while vacationing in Miami. Nice lighthouse but nothing flashy about it. You can walk to the top which was nice.

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Lilburn, Georgia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

I borrowed a bike from my hotel and rode down and around the area. Although you can take a car in, if you can get a bike and are able, it is definitely worth it. There are bike trails all around the lighthouse area. It's an easy ride, and the breeze from the ocean makes it quite pleasant. History around... More 

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