The tallest light house in Argentina, Faro stands 67 m (220 ft) high and offers gorgeous 360 degree views of the coast line below and Monte Hermoso city. It will take you 293 steps up the iron spiral staircase to reach the top. They offer guided tours integrated with the Naval Museum where you can see historical artefacts, nautical charts, photographs, and light systems. Today the lighthouse still plays an important role in aiding nearby ships in navigation. Our Monte Hermoso online visit planner makes visiting Faro and other Monte Hermoso attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • I could not see it. I would like to have been able to visit. It was closed the site the two times I went...
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  • The Lighthouse is very cute, but maintenance is missing and unfortunately you can not climb. There is a small museum and a beautiful park to visit.
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  • Beyond that climb to the top of the homing beacon is best in winter or cloudy days of summer, the heat of the metal; the view is so great that it is worth. And not only towards the coasts or sea; also facing north are the lakes and streams in the fields, some of them unknown to most. Persons in charge when I went were very cordial and in all lighthouses to visit, I was always well attended by staff of the same.
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