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Faro Holandes (Los Roques), Isla El Gran Roque
Categories: Landmarks, Tourist Spots
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 Isla El Gran Roque using our Isla El Gran Roque vacation builder.
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Lá de cima é possível ver toda Gran Roque, sem contar que assistir o por do sol de lá é fantástico... Após o retorno dos passeios é válido ir... super romântico ver o por do sol a 2!From up there you can see all of Gran Roque, and watch the sunset from there is awesome. After the return of the rides is valid go ... super romantic view the sunset to 2.show original
Hermosa Isla, gente cordial y hermosa. El Faro Holandés es el nombre que recibe las ruinas de un antiguo faro ubicado en una montaña de la isla venezolana de Gran Roque, en el Archipiélago Los Roques,... read more »Beautiful island, friendly and beautiful people. The Dutch Lighthouse is the name given ruins of an old Lighthouse located on a mountain of the Venezuelan island of Gran Roque, in the archipelago of Los Roques, 2 one of the federal dependencies of Venezuela. The Dutch Lighthouse is an old and historic lighthouse built by the Venezuelan Government in 1874, it had been entrusted to the Dutch of Bonaire Cornelius Luis Boyé in 1864 who not the concluyo.3 the best way is to walk from the Cerro El Calvario (there is a small path) and then back to the village of el Gran Roque, following the road on the back of the lighthouse from its surroundings are great views of the town of Gran Roque and the island itself. From the top, and above all on the back, there are some resistant rock formations in the sea, giving its name to the Los Roques Archipelago. The Lighthouse is made of coral stone and limestone, worked with a carbide lighting system, its last renovation was carried out in 1913, since only its remains were.show original
Siio ideal para ejercitarse, se sube a través de un camino en la montaña. Esa mu bien cuidado, como recompensa al final, la vista del pueblo es inigualable!!Siio ideal for exercising, rises through a path in the mountain. This well-kept mu as a reward at the end, the view of the town is unmatched!show original
A dream! I love gran roque and all islands here... Quiet and perfect for a vacation.
Merida Los Andes
Some pristine location in the Caribbean sea north of Caracas
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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