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“She stays on guard”
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Via Nuova del Faro, 80071 Anacapri, Island of Capri, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We saw the lighthouse on our boat ride around the island. This was built in 1867 and is regarded as the oldest lighthouse. Historic.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank EnakshiC
Reviewed 3 days ago

Punta Carena Lighthouse stands in guard on the beautiful Anacapri. Did not have the time to stop but just looking at it from our boat was a great photo op

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ThePerrys_10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After travelling across the island from Capri to Anacapri, you are besotted by the violent waves and the tall standing lighthouse, the entry to which is prohibited. After getting off from your vehicle and walking down towards West, you pass through a few restaurants serving...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank piyushach
Reviewed 13 April 2018

All along the coast of Capri are buildings perched precariously upon rock promontories and none more so than this lighthouse. Well worth a look

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Glenn H
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

It’s the farthest end of Ana Capri with a very very small beach there. The light house is good and there are a couple of bars for a drink. The sunset happens this side of town so better to come here in the evening. The...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank JustaskforKS
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Saw this from a boat and it looked very impressive,able to sail around most of it and take great pictures

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Holli_Dayze
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Due to its role as militar area Punta Carena remained relatively undeveloped in comparison to other areas of Capri. The landscape from the lighthouse is wonderfull, you can enjoy a bath in cristal clear water and if you like hiking you can take the trail...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

Accessible by bus. There is a lovely beach and a good cafe. There are also restaurants and of course there is the lighthouse. Well worth the visit.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank lon473
Reviewed 27 July 2017

My 17 year old granddaughter from Florida, USA was taken here by a friend to see the sunset. She said it was absolutely fantastic.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank arthur r
Reviewed 1 May 2017

The place to see the sun go down!. Beautiful. Lighthouse – faro di Punta Carena, you can take the Bus from Anacapri, it will take you down and back (watch the bus schedule). Incredible sunsets!

Date of experience: May 2016
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