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Dixon Hill Lighthouse

Port Nelson, San Salvador
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Super cool

We got to walk up the narrow steps of the lighthouse. Then we took some pictures of this very... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
panagiotacholakis
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Montreal, Canada
360 Degrees of San Salvador

I've been to this lighthouse at least two times. It has been open both times and provides a... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2017
Debbie M
,
Newton, Massachusetts
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Climb to the top and see San Salvador's beautiful Caribbean countyside.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
3 weeks ago
“Super cool”
21 Mar 2017
“Dixon Hill”
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Port Nelson, San Salvador
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We got to walk up the narrow steps of the lighthouse. Then we took some pictures of this very unspoiled area. Honestly it was good to leave the hotel and get a real San Salvador Vibe of island.

Thank panagiotacholakis
Reviewed 8 April 2017

I've been to this lighthouse at least two times. It has been open both times and provides a complete view of the island which one might not otherwise except maybe from the plane bringing you to the island.

Thank Debbie M
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

2 years after Joaquin the little houses on each side of the lighthouse are still in disarray. It takes so much effort to bring an island back. Other pic is 1st Catholic Church view from the lighthouse.

Thank keysbreeze
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Have been a few times over 25 years. Unfortunately much storm damage to surrounding buildings. This was a plantation before the lighthouse was built. Very interesting stop.

Thank shozgirl
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Neat opportunity to climb up 80-some steps in this working lighthouse. Interesting view from the top to see much of the island. Not much to see beyond this as the road continues on to the east side of the island.

Thank bob60048
Reviewed 4 January 2017

This was really interesting. You are able to walk right in, climb all the way up and walk around the outside upper walkway. Really windy up there. The view is really beautiful. What's really interesting though is to get a close up view of the...More

Thank Island_Highlander
Reviewed 5 September 2016

We took a private tour to the lighthouse. Went inside and climbed all the way to the top. So worth it! the views were amazing! We could see the entire island!

Thank Crown7
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Went to the top of the lighthouse great view of the local area. The have a notebook to sign in the lighthouse has a lot of visitors from around the world.

Thank Micheal A
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I was taken on a private trip to the light house with two teens 17 & 15. We loved the light house and went to the top to see the crazy view. It scared me a little since one of my teens is very clumsy...More

Thank Tonya d
Reviewed 8 June 2016

... and better choose a day with not too much sun. We already visited the southern part of the island by bike, so this time we decided to head north. The Lighthouse offered itself as a point of attraction, and so we pedaled there. We...More

Thank proftourist
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