Oyster Rock Lighthouse, Karwar

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The Oyster Rock lighthouse is located in Karwar, Karnataka, India, on one of the islands located close to Karwar, Oyster Rock. Tourists can reach this island with the help of motor boats, which are available from Karwar Port. Constructed by the British during the 1860s, the lighthouse became functional from 25 March 1864.
The tower has a dome on the top, from where the entrance to the lantern room can be seen. The lantern was painted white rather than orange or red, in order to make the sunrise and sunset more apparent.
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  • Amazing breathtaking view from the top of lighthouse! We had been there in January it was amazing... worth of walking to top of the lighthouse as we can see little islands nearby....  more »
  • It’s a nice trip. Contact Sam from Goa. His email is sameer.kandolkar4u@gmail.com He arranges the best trips.  more »
  • It is a must visit place. U get to see a light house built in 1933 which is still in working condition. View from top is awesome. Take prafulla boat service to reach there. Pradeep 9342700618  more »
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