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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  • the place is super nice with spectacular landscapes to see and take photos, very careful, perhaps a little staff that guided
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  • Where I can feel like a true King to reach the Pirates, without doubt a travel to the land of the explorers, I hope to go again to this wonderful place
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  • The castle is anything otherworldly. Do not give any information. It has a beautiful view, cool to take pictures
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  • View from the lighthouse, a rich walk to do on the island of Margarita, but only you can enter the enclosure, with good weather, by the rain gets slippery inside.
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  • Very good there are points of sale
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  • Excellent view from the lighthouse historical and fantastic
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  • Excellent view of the lighthouse. Very good facilities.
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  • It is a great place tourist comfortable and organized
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