Faro Punta Ballenas, Pampatar
(4.7/5 based on 200+ reviews on the web)
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. Plan your visit to Faro Punta Ballenas and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Margarita Island vacation builder.
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TripAdvisor
  • The panoramic view is exceptional, amazing as you can see the landscape, are 133 steps that are worth climbing!
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  • I come at least one sees a year to the island and had never come to the lighthouse. It must have been that it was only with time to walk and get to know. Good view of that side of Pampatar, tranquility, security, toilets and souvenir shop is achieved here.
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  • Beautiful view from the lighthouse, this well maintained, very clean, worth knowing it, I recommend it
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  • Hermosa vista de toda la costa de Pampatar
  • Iconic tourist place of my island...
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  • Beautiful view to enjoy.
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  • It is a great place tourist comfortable and organized
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  • THEY HAVE A BEAUTIFUL VIEW
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