El Faro Lighthouse, Rincon

4.5
Standing high on a bluff surrounded by a lush, green park, El Faro Lighthouse represents Puerto Rico's westernmost point of the mainland. Although relatively new, it was reconstructed in 1922 following earthquake damage. Visitors come to take in views of surfers, Desecheo Island, and the sunset. Using our world travel planner, Rincon attractions like El Faro Lighthouse can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • The lighthouse was nicely painted, it wasn't opened, but we enjoyed the magnificent view it provided. It's highly recommended to visit, relax, have some drinks and enjoy the atmosphere.  more »
  • Unfortunately i wasn't able to go in the lighthouse because when i arrived it started to rain. There is a small outdoor bar that serves some light spanish foods and drinks, but you must have cash to s...  more »
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  • Fun day trip with family or friends. Beautiful views, great vegan restaurants nearby, a fun place for children, and can be a super romantic spot for couples as well. A farmer's market is run on Sundays and it's also a popular spot for antique car shows, surfing contests happen nearby, and much more. Rinc√≥n is highly recommended if you ever have a few days in the island and transportation to drive around and explore.
  • Excellent place for visiting with the family. Love it and will be back.

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