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Faro de Jose Ignacio

Playa de Jose Ignacio, Maldonado 20000, Uruguay
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Love the lighthouses

We always stop to go up the lighthouses we come across in Uruguay. 25 pesos per person isn’t much... read more

Reviewed 3 December 2017
In4itt
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Montevideo, Uruguay
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Great views!

There are wonderful views from them top of the lighthouse! The stairs are narrow and winding as you... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2015
Ville K
,
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good52%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
3 Dec 2017
“Love the lighthouses”
6 Dec 2015
“Great views!”
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Playa de Jose Ignacio, Maldonado 20000, Uruguay
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Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

We always stop to go up the lighthouses we come across in Uruguay. 25 pesos per person isn’t much, and going up an 100+ year old building is fun. The views at the top are always rewarding.

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Reviewed 6 December 2015

There are wonderful views from them top of the lighthouse! The stairs are narrow and winding as you would expect so if you have physical constraints you might want to consider. There is a fee to climb the Faro which in December 2015 was 80...More

Thank Ville K
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Reviewed 26 October 2015

Jose Ignacio is a lovely little town with a charming center, the "faro" is the center of it all. The views and beach are fantastic. Go visit

Thank Kevin C
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Reviewed 29 April 2015

The José Ignacio Lighthouse is one of the most visited attractions in town, but on this day it was being painted so we could not go up to see what would surely be an outstanding view. Oh well, we enjoyed the board walk and walked...More

Thank AMsays
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Reviewed 7 March 2015

Perfect size among beautiful beaches. A must visit in Jose Ignacio! A wonderful start to a rambling beach walk along the promenade and then down to the beach.

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Reviewed 13 February 2015

I loved the beach below the Faro . The. Faro is lovely and picturesque..worth a visit after hanging at the beach.

Thank Daniela F
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Reviewed 26 January 2015

the view from the top of the lighthouse is just amazing. Better if you're used to do some sport, with the 100+ steps and the last one which is almost climbing. but it worths it. the view is very nice from there

Thank Hef3609
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Reviewed 8 July 2014 via mobile

Fore sure it is worth it to drive up to the Faro Jose Ignacio! The place is wonderfull and the road also offers beatifull sites to appreciate.

Thank Flavio D
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Reviewed 9 December 2013

If you like beaches, if you enjoy swimming in the sea, Jose Ignacio is the place to go when visiting Punta del Este. You need a car as it is located 30' from the town. I went there in early December. There was wind and...More

Thank Francoise L
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