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Ponta da Piedade, Lagos, Portugal
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All reviews light house great place to view ponta da piedade great walk stunning views taking photos worth a visit tuk tuk tour steps coast caves sea boat promontory paths edges rocks
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Reviewed 24 November 2018

This spring there is a great wooden boardwalk on the Luz side of Ponta de Piedada. It is very long with several routes along the top of the cliffs looking toward Luz. The sunset views are unbelievable. Don’t miss it

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank BL195003
Reviewed 15 November 2018 via mobile

Went to this amazing view point to witness the sunset. It was amazing. just a short drive from town. Nice caffe and toilet facilities. Good board walks and amazing view of the sea and cliffs. Definitely worth a visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

Took the cliff walk to the lighthouse, the terrain and color of the cliffs is phenomenal, amazing. Not recommended for those with asthma or walking disabilities

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 14 October 2018

Would have loved to have visited the lighthouse but it doesn't appear to cater for tourists, all fenced off with no access. A tacky cafe and a couple of touristy shops, car park nearby. Not worth a visit in my opinion although there are some...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Andy N
Reviewed 14 October 2018

We visited here Sunday 14th October, it is not possible to enter the Lighthouse as it is closed off to the public. It is situated on the headland along the most dramatic and rugged coastline a short distance from the Town of Lagos. Ponta da...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank David D
Reviewed 8 October 2018

You go to the lighthouse basically to experience the walk down to the grotto. We were able to park our car because we went early in the day. It probably gets crowded later but we had a wonderful time exploring the area around the lighthouse.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 29 September 2018

Went for a drive out and enjoyed the visit. Was easy to park although it was busy, just good to say we saw it.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank 387KarenB
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Just worth going to say you have visited end of Europe. Plenty of parking, small cafe / bar , great views .

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Michele W
Reviewed 12 August 2018

One moment after another of being left speechless by all the beauty this area has to offer... You can walk it on boardwalks or easier trails, or you can go for the more challenging paths and get even better views. We loved it so much...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Mischief303
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

As there are so many others. Yet shamelessly disturbed by the 1000’s of tourists trying to drive their cars as close as possible, get out for 5 minutes to go and shoot some artificial instagram and facebook pictures including horrible fake smiles and ‘duckfaces’. Imagine...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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9 April 2018|
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Response from 756MichaelA | Reviewed this property |
no snorkeling arranged at this site. but it is possible if you are a experienced snorkeler. the water is clear, but be awere of the current.
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9 May 2016|
Response from rahK08 |
it's a bit of a trek. I would suggest you get the small train that runs up to the light house from the promenade by the bus garage. The train runs every 10 mins . 1.50 euro each.