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A spot for a 360 degree view.

The lighthouse of the village of Mandacaru is administered by the Brazilian Navy. It is open until... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2018
claudiohermann
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Beautiful View

After couple of stars you gonna have a great view from the top. Free entrance what is great. Go... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2018
arnaldoc764
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Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

The lighthouse of the village of Mandacaru is administered by the Brazilian Navy. It is open until 11:30. The entrance to the top is free, no need to pay to climb. You have to be in shape because the climb is by stairs is the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank claudiohermann
Reviewed 7 May 2018

After couple of stars you gonna have a great view from the top. Free entrance what is great. Go for sure.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank arnaldoc764
Reviewed 1 September 2017

You'll get a great view from atop the Lighthouse of the River and the Ocean so you can see the layout of where you are. This was one of the stop overs on our way to Atins.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Marcos C
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

This is on a stop from the boat trip to the Rio Preguiças. The lighthouse is located inside an Army base. The views you get from the light house is amazing. Try also to go under the gigantic cashew trees! A cupuaçu ice cream is...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 29 January 2017

Worth the effort of subor (and the effort is not so much). It has views of river, sea, sands of sheets and forest. It allows you to understand how the whole area is and what makes it different from the rest of Brazil.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Catarina R
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Nice views over the town and out to the dunes. Good bit of exercise climbing too and even bonus Wifi reception at the top!!

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Senhorpowers
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Visit the light house, climb up and take a look of the area. It is amazing, and gives you a great overview

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Ellen_Johs
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Short stop to climb the lighthouse built in 1906. Climb the 160 steps to the top for a wonderful view. The building is not used as a lighthouse anymore.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Jose Luiz P
Reviewed 19 November 2016

A very simple place with several steps to access the top of the lighthouse, but with a beautiful view from above the lighthouse, where you can see the sea the beach and all area protected by the light of the lighthouse. And of course after...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Sérgio R
Reviewed 10 August 2016

The lighthouse has an amazing view - but the community nearby also has its attractions: my attention was drawn by the icecream shop and the bar near the river - which has different types of cachaças to sell.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Sarah R
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