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The journey to the monument was challenging since we decided to take bikes on the 3 mile trip from... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mfphotography
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Akron, Ohio
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A must see while in Long Island

Sketchy road leading in, but WOW!WHAT AN INCREDIBLE VIEW! We have visited many beaches in the US... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
651stacil
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Monticello, Georgia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The journey to the monument was challenging since we decided to take bikes on the 3 mile trip from our resort. The road to the monument is being redone so right now it is full of holes and rocks. When you get closer it changes...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Mfphotography
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sketchy road leading in, but WOW!WHAT AN INCREDIBLE VIEW! We have visited many beaches in the US, Costa Rica,Roatan, Belieze... this view is the most amazing we have ever seen.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 651stacil
Reviewed 9 February 2019 via mobile

Charles and Theresa of BahamasDiscoveryQuest gave us a tour of the Columbus Monument , it was one of the highlights , it is dedicated to the original “ Indians” that helped him , they did not survive ( Columbus was trying to find a passage...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ruudog55
Reviewed 3 January 2019 via mobile

Easily the most beautiful views on the island. Don’t let goat path of a road deter you. It’s a semi long drive out tonthe point but we saw Ospreys, butterflies, and scenic views all along the narrow dirt road. Once you’re there the views are...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Tom A
Reviewed 4 September 2018

We had a list of things to do and beaches to see and places to eat while we were visiting on Long Island and I will admit, Columbus Point was not on the top of our list. We were close by one day and decided...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Rebecca H
Reviewed 20 May 2018

It is a bit of a trek to get there if you walk from the paved road. Rough road for a regular car. It is worth the trek to get there. The view is amazing.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank CBJ55
Reviewed 12 March 2018

We took bikes from Cape Santa Maria resort and it was about 40 minutes each way, with a spectacular view at the end of the Atlantic and the Caribbean -- plus a view of the disappointing monument! The road is not paved, just a combination...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank 417reedb
Reviewed 30 December 2017

I don't think the nearby resorts offer excursions to this location any longer, so you'll need to get there on your own. But when you do, you'll likely have the place all to yourself. Bring a camera to capture the incredible vista from the top...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank roadtripfamof5
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

We visited the monument in late July. The climb up to the monument was minimal at best. View is amazing and well worth the trip. The entire area is definitely worth spending at least an afternoon exploring. What a beautiful island.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank sunshinegirl1964
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

From the top of the monument, there are great views of the islands and bays. Snorkeling was very good here. Very clear water, lots of stuff to see. Road is very, very rough. Had I known how bad it was, I wouldn't have tried it...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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