Faro Holandes (Los Roques), Isla El Gran Roque

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For panoramic views of the coastline, head to Faro Holandes (Los Roques), an old lighthouse built by the Venezuelan government in 1874. The lighthouse sits on the highest point of the island, so wear proper shoes and take plenty of water for your uphill hike. Don't forget to bring some insect repellent, as mosquitoes can be rife in the area during certain times of the day. Arrange your visit to Faro Holandes (Los Roques) and discover more family-friendly attractions in Los Roques National Park using our Los Roques National Park vacation builder.
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  • This nice mountain that you can see it from every corner of the archipelago invites you to visit it a. So one night returned from sea slide shoes and on to Calvary and enjoy the vast landscape and then look out on the North wall perpendicular to the Atlantic and finally cross the plateau mamillarie flowery for the old Dutch Lighthouse harnessed for years by scaffolding in anticipation of a restructuring that will hopefully arrive before the already precarious conditions lead to the collapse. It would be a shame! The path continues past the lighthouse for the village. A beautiful evening stroll.
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  • It is a place where can not go beautiful hike for after the beach beautiful sunsets. take mosquito guard best place to take photos of the entire island and beautiful photos with romantic style or why not with friends!!!!!!
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  • The view of the Gran Roque is Genial, is an excellent light super route to see the sunset
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  • A dream! I love gran roque and all islands here... Quiet and perfect for a vacation.
  • Now with new infastructure + regular flights all new things has improved here
  • Great view and information about the Island here
  • The place for Sailing / Diving and Flyfishing
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