Cape Willoughby Lighthouse, Willoughby
(4.3/5 based on 170+ reviews on the web)
Discover South Australia's maritime heritage at Cape Willoughby Lighthouse. Take a guided tour to learn about the role of the region's first lighthouse in guiding ships through the Backstairs Passage between Kangaroo Island and the mainland. Listen to stories about the living and working conditions of the lighthouse's keepers, and take in commanding views of the rugged and isolated coast here. You might even spot large schools of salmon and pods of humpback, southern right, and killer whales. If you drive to Cape Willoughby, exercise caution on the rough access road. Add Cape Willoughby Lighthouse to your Willoughby travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Willoughby travel itinerary planner.
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  • We visited the light house on a Wednesday and unfortunately for us the place was closed. We were disappointed that we couldn't get a tour, the gate leading to the lighthouse was also closed so couldn'...  more »
  • The Road to the lighthouse has many attractions as well as the lighthouse which itself has good views and a museum of historical significance 
  • The guided tour was very informative and views spectacular. The cafe there is a must. Very friendly staff and great food 
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  • A great lighthouse with fantastic views, and wonderful history.