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El Faro Lighthouse, Rincon

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Lighthouse Specialty Museum
Standing high on a bluff surrounded by a lush, green park, El Faro Lighthouse represents Puerto Rico's westernmost point of the mainland. Although relatively new, it was reconstructed in 1922 following earthquake damage. Visitors come to take in views of surfers, Desecheo Island, and the sunset. To visit El Faro Lighthouse on your trip to Rincon, use our Rincon itinerary planner.
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  • If in rincon, stop by the lighthouse for a nice view. You don't have to spend lots of time here, but it makes for pretty photos. Sit on the benches and relax.  more »
  • The Punta Higueros Lighthouse is a beautiful spot with great backgrounds and scenery for pictures. You can't actually go into the lighthouse which is sad, but with the beautiful ocean views you won't ...  more »
  • We went to the lighthouse to try a new beach and the family enjoyed the visit to the light house. There is no way to get to the beach below from the lighthouse grounds but if you go past the parking l...  more »