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One should absolutely visit the old Alexandroupolis Lighthouse. The construction of a lighthouse... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
845zachariasp
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Alexandroupoli, Greece
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Very good lumen

The lumen and the kelvin of the lighthouse is really good like xenon headlights. It lights well. We... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2019
hakanzrl
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Istanbul, Turkey
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One should absolutely visit the old Alexandroupolis Lighthouse. The construction of a lighthouse began around 1850, by the French Company of Ottoman Lighthouses. It was inaugurated on 1 June 1880 and since then it operates without interruption. It has a height of 18 meters and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 15 January 2019

The lumen and the kelvin of the lighthouse is really good like xenon headlights. It lights well. We love th illumuniation :)

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 15 January 2019

Just in the middle of the city? What else do I have to say about the lighthouse? The lumen and the kelvin of the lightkouse is great :P We love it

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 2 December 2018

Very impressing building!!! When you realise that is also operating you stand and look at it feeling proud...

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 30 August 2018

The lighthouse is uninteresting. It's just lit up and there are cafes around it. It is located in a street that turns into a promenade in the evening, by the sea.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Maybe the most marked place of Alexandroupolis city centre.. I heard one of the tallest in Greece maybe in Europe existing since 1880 if I'm not mistaken..located in the main sea side avenue of the city and maybe the mitting place of locals and tourists.....More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

The lighthouse is a landmark, but does not really offers anything but a nice picture. But the boulevard is a nice walk with a good view of the harbour.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank reinier s
Reviewed 2 April 2018

A good landmark if you get lost in the city, you are quick find a way. And it's very fine at night when the lights turn on.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Relativly new citty, with nice beach, park and exelent hotel. Wonderful beach tavern with fresh fish and sea foot

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank YosifG
Reviewed 21 February 2018

It is good to see the lighthouse but you should walk around and have a look at the another statues and memorials around...This kind of structures and attractions are cool to see.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank 224emree
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