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The Lighthouse of Calella

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Nice view

A nice view for good pictures. On a clear day you can see all the way to barcelona. You get a good... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2018
Lucia C
Nice view

It is a really nice view from the lighthouse both by day and night. It is a short walk from the... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2018
René A
Zurich, Switzerland
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El Faro de Calella se encuentra situado en la cima de un promontorio de unos 50 metros de altitud. En el lugar dónde ahora está el faro, había una antigua torre de vigilancia y defensa, que vigilaba y protegía las costas del peligro de los ataques...more
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Torrent de les Basses, Calella, Spain
+34 937 66 30 30
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All reviews nice walk nice view light house small museum main road open to the public short walk little bit nice place opening hours up hill views town beach sea climb coast
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We checked the times for when this was open and walked 3 miles with my child to get here and their gates were locked. As we turned to leave another two families were approaching and had done the same thing. We did want to see...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 5 November 2018

A nice view for good pictures. On a clear day you can see all the way to barcelona. You get a good view all the way down

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Lucia C
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

Went there with my young son. You have the option to walk, take a taxi to the main road then walk up hill or take the little mini "train" that goes round the Town. Theres not much information on the lighthouse, the bar was closed...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Suellen F
Reviewed 20 October 2018

It is a really nice view from the lighthouse both by day and night. It is a short walk from the centre of Calella. At night you can see it when you are in the town. It works but I am not sure if it...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank René A
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Let me first point out that the lighthouse isn’t easy to get to as the Calella tourist board feels that part of the fun is guessing where things are as they only place signs when you are at the destination, so can I suggest you...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank slartibartfasts
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Active lighthouse overlooking Calella with fantastic views, well worth the walk up hill to take a few photos.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Elaine R
Reviewed 8 August 2018

need to be on the right hand side of the road out of calella, is only a 8 min walk round the bend and immediate right turn on the bend. Free to look around and not a long or difficult walk.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Louise H
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Its a hell of a walk in the heat from calella. And it was shut with no signs as to say when it would be open. However, if you do walk there look out for the little lizards basking in the sun

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank pod12345
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

We went up to see this light House without knowing What to expect we Saw the building and it was fine. But the Best thing was the view.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank tomtB1070AA
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Your suppose beable get up to this lighthouse but i couldnt find where. The bottom of it is on a extremely busy main road. But climed up steps to bottom of it and you get a look at the whole of town. Little warning dont...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank jodyfollett
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6 September 2016|
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Response from fmanzi | Reviewed this property |
just follow main beach towards lighthouse,{just opposite the train tunnel} you see rocky part of beach and nudists there ,spread along about a mile of beach/coves.
12 July 2016|
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Response from slartibartfasts | Reviewed this property |
No cafe and none anywhere near so go with a camel load of water as it’s a bit of a treck and boy is it hot.