Punta Allen Lighthouse

Punta Allen Lighthouse is an active lighthouse that stills helps guide night sailors along the coast of the Mexican Caribbean.

What to Expect

There is no park surrounding the lighthouse or activities to draw tourists to the area, but it is a nice photo opportunity.

Punta Allen is a lighthouse made of unpainted white concrete. The roof is painted red and a white light flashes every 15 seconds.

Staying Close

The Riviera Maya is a good option for those wishing to visit Punta Allen Lighthouse, since travelers to this region of Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean will be pleased to have convenient access to the lighthouse throughout their trip. With just a small number of hotels around the region within the vicinity of Punta Allen Lighthouse, a small amount of tourist traffic can be predicted.

Location and What's Nearby

This lighthouse is a terrific option for patrons looking to find a fair number of dining options close-by. The most convenient restaurant is Bonefish, where their specialty is seafood. Bonefish is a brief ways off, but far enough that you may need to decide on having some mode of transport to travel there. Tortilleria and Muelle Viejo are additional restaurant options close to Punta Allen Lighthouse. At Muelle Viejo you and your group can't end your meal without trying their specialty, seafood.


Contact Information

Location: the Riviera Maya, Mexico


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