Ruinas do Farol de Imbetiba/ Farol Velho, Macae

Categories: Lighthouses, Historic Sites, Tourist Spots
Inspirock Rating:
2.1/5 based on 30+ reviews on the web
An important part of the city’s rich heritage, Ruinas do Farol de Imbetiba/ Farol Velho was built of stone in 1880. The lighthouse once watched over the safety of passing freighter vessels, ensuring them safe entry into and exit out of these waters. Today, you can visit this historic site by taking a short walk from the city center. The lighthouse is located on Imbetiba Beach, which is a popular stop for local fishermen. Visit the old lighthouse for a valuable lesson in regional history, and spend the rest of the day on this quiet beach that is rarely crowded by visitors. Make Ruinas do Farol de Imbetiba/ Farol Velho a centerpiece of your Macae vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Macae vacation builder.
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  • The place would be very boms and had the necessary maintenance; Okay that's a crash, but that doesn't mean we should let it end even more.
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  • Worth knowing the old lighthouse. With the bike path built by PETROBRAS in 1994, worth the Bike Ride. Recommend going alone.
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  • beautiful view to the sea, but a little desert looking for go always accompanied of a group is a bit isolated.
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