Faro Punta Ballenas, Pampatar

Stately Faro Punta Ballenas is located within an army base and offers sweeping views of the Caribbean Sea. Climb the lighthouse to look out over the water and the surrounding hills, and don't forget to snap a few pictures of the landscape stretching before you. After capturing those idyllic images, pick up a few insider tips about what else you can see in the area from the Venezuelan troops stationed at the base. Using our international travel planner, Margarita Island attractions like Faro Punta Ballenas can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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Faro Punta Ballenas Reviews
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  • September 28, 2017
    Although it has an excellent view you are missing a few tour guides that explain where you are and that was what happened there
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  • September 22, 2017
    visit family. the best view of the Bay of pampatar. you arrive on the street the Christ of pampatar. well sheltered, clean. Special for spectacular photos. you climb stairs at different levels of the lighthouse, where you can get multiple views of the Bay.
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  • September 19, 2017
    very nice, this very well care, very confident, the view is beautiful... Place to visit if you want to forget about everything and just enjoy the beauty of the beach...
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  • February 24, 2017
    Excellent view from the lighthouse historical and fantastic
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  • February 27, 2017
    Very good there are points of sale
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  • March 21, 2017
    Excellent view of the lighthouse. Very good facilities.
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  • August 28, 2016
    Iconic tourist place of my island...
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  • January 2, 2017
    Beautiful views of the East coast of the island, saline, beaches, mountains and sea
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