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My favourite lighthouse

Definitely my favourite lighthouse in Batanes mainly due to the sweeping views and old stone... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Greater Melbourne, Australia
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Like in the movie

The place is simply amazing not too crowded and its so calm like you wanted to make a movie or shot... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2019
Makati, Philippines
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Mahatao, Luzon 3900, Philippines
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Definitely my favourite lighthouse in Batanes mainly due to the sweeping views and old stone building.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank JohnG3121
Reviewed 22 January 2019

The place is simply amazing not too crowded and its so calm like you wanted to make a movie or shot or a pictorial and make a commercial of shampoo. (lakas maka endless love)

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank sarah_alzona
Reviewed 6 November 2018

The place is never crowded and a brief stop here to be in awe of the view and the silence are the biggest take.

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

Been there last month, but the beautiful landscape still fresh in my mind! This is my favourite Lighthouse amongst the lighthouses in Batanes. It nestled on the top of the hill with the serenity of the surroundings, calmness of the see, the lush greenery of...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Jay N
Reviewed 16 March 2018

We visited this lighthouse which is situated in Mahatao, Batanes and known as the MahataoTayid Lighthouse and was built in the early 2000s. This lighthouse is privately owned and the lovely stone cottage next door is also owned by the same lighthouse owner. You are...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

During our tour on the third day in Batanes, it was windy here. But we are greeted by a sweet dog, we get to pet a nice carabao, and enjoyed the view. We weren't able to go up the lighthouse because it's closed. But I'm...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank rdmd16
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Very good place to go to and experience the spectacular sunset batanes is known for. A picturesque place as well just like anh plave when you are in batanes!

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Andy B
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Great sunset view here... very relaxing. You can go up to the lighthouse if you want to. Great pictures can be taken from up there.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank SherryKathryn
Reviewed 7 June 2017

The views of the lighthouse from the Marlboro hills are just awesome. Equally beautiful was when you are up close. We didn't climb up , just not sure if it is disallowed or just we are running out of time. Pretty as the Basco lighthouse,...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank doctorfoxtrot
Reviewed 3 June 2017

again this stunningly situated lighthouse provides the visitor with remarkable views.Do go in and climb.Rolling hills and wild ocean coastline can be seen for miles.Easy access.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank exploreraustralia
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