Faro Punta Torrecilla

Punta Torrecilla Lighthouse is the second lighthouse to call this spot home. The first was established around 1853, with the present one being established by 1975.

What to Expect

The site is open to all visitors that want to see the lighthouse, though only from the ground. The tower is not open, and you will not be allowed to climb to the top.

The lighthouse is recognizable by its rectangular shape accented by a spiraling combination of yellow and blue.

Staying Close

You may enjoy staying in Santo Domingo if you plan on visiting Faro Punta Torrecilla, as those visiting this area of the Dominican Republic will be excited to have easy lighthouse access throughout their trip. If you'd like to book your stay within easy reach of the lighthouse, you'll enjoy a moderate selection of booking options in the area.

Hotels near Faro Punta Torrecilla
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Casas del XVI Hotel 0.8 mi. (1.2 km) NW
Mercure Comercial Santo Domingo Hotel 0.8 mi. (0.1 km) NW
Hodelpa Caribe Colonial Hotel 0.8 mi. (0.2 km) NW
Casa Dona Elvira B & B 0.8 mi. (0.3 km) NW
Hostal Nicolas De Ovando Hotel 0.8 mi. (0.3 km) NNW
Bettye's Galleria Guesthouse Guest house 0.9 mi. (0.2 km) NW
Hotel Conde De Penalba Hotel 0.9 mi. (0.1 km) NW

Location and What's Nearby

You certainly won't go hungry if you're spending time near this lighthouse; you'll find a wide variety of lunch and dinner spots within traveling distance. Ejemplo is a wonderful locale to enjoy a meal on your way to your day at Faro Punta Torrecilla, and with its close proximity, is especially valuable to its guests. La Briciola and Double´s are some of the additional restaurant options within reach of this location. At Double´s you and your party might sample Irish food and enjoy the culture of the Dominican Republic.


Contact Information

Location: Santo Domingo, the Dominican Republic


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