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North Cape Lighthouse

Highway 12, Tignish, Prince Edward Island, Canada
+1 902-368-4000
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Worth Your Time To Visit Here.......

See this wonderful working historic North Cape Lighthouse, and enjoy the beautiful PEI coastline in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Michael D
Prescott, Arizona

The most beautiful place ever! Amazing Sunsets, amazing people and the weather was sublime... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Bay Roberts, Canada
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“gift shop” (15 reviews)
“wind farm” (12 reviews)
Highway 12, Tignish, Prince Edward Island, Canada
+1 902-368-4000
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Reviewed 1 week ago

See this wonderful working historic North Cape Lighthouse, and enjoy the beautiful PEI coastline in this area. There are many photo opportunities here. Take a stroll along the shoreline and see the hundreds of inukshuks along the shore built by former visitors to this area....More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The most beautiful place ever! Amazing Sunsets, amazing people and the weather was sublime..... cannot wait to return.

Thank galwaygirlpauline
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A drive up the North Cape of PEI makes you feel like you have the Island to yourself! The lighthouse's surrounding grounds and rocky shore are a stark reminder of the difficult terrain that mariners encounter. The beach area is covered in rocks and enjoyed...More

1  Thank LuluReview
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful working lighthouse situated at the tip of Tignish. Grounds are interesting to walk with the wind farm & historical markers. Property offers a gift shop, bathrooms and beach. I can't imagine swimming in this area, but it was very pretty to admire the ocean.

Thank CMC_2012
Reviewed 17 September 2017

The biggest advantage of traveling through the western portion of Prince Edward Island is that it is much less frequented by tourists. The seacoast is spectacular and the fishing towns like Tignish have lobster to offer, all great reasons to travel through this less traveled...More

Thank Robert F
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

You go here because it is here. The northwestern most tip of PEI. There is a lighthouse, a restaurant, a beach covered with inukshuk, a gift shop and a wind museum. But mostly it is the northwest tip of PEI.

1  Thank woodmister
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

This lighthouse was quite a distance from Charlottetown but I enjoyed it. It is fenced in and you are not able to see the inside. Took a short walk around-did not walk the nature trail nor did we pay to see the exhibit there about...More

Thank Barbara L
Reviewed 19 August 2017

We made a special visit out to the North Cape Lighthouse and we weren't disappointed. It was definitely one of the best places to take pictures. It was so picturesque, and we spent time with our little ones walking around and exploring the area. There...More

Thank Melissa J
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We stopped here on a cross country road trip and were impressed with the view and the friendly staff at the Interpretive Centre. We enjoyed the North Cape Coastal Drive and recommend it to anyone who enjoys good scenery.

Thank David B
Reviewed 11 August 2017

This is a beautiful lighthouse that is actually still working, situated at the North Cape. As well, there are parts of the island's wind turbines displayed, and it is truly amazing just how large those wind turbines really are! You can stand beside the blade...More

Thank BCTraveller89
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