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California Lighthouse, Noord

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#1 of 12 in Historic Sites in Aruba
Stop by California Lighthouse for a slice of local history and arguably the finest views in this island nation. Named after an ill-fated ship that wrecked here in 1891, the stone lighthouse looks over the coastline and treats visitors to unobstructed views of sandy beaches and nearby golf courses. The surrounding area offers opportunities for dune surfing, while a nearby restaurant ensures no one goes hungry or thirsty. If you time your visit with early evening, you'll see a giant orange sun gently dropping into the sea. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to California Lighthouse by using our Noord trip planner .
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  • The views from the top of the lighthouse are amazing. It's $5 to go up and there are 117 narrow steps to climb, but it's definitely worth it.  more »
  • The road to get there is very quiet passes through several mansions. Near Arashi Beach. The visit is fast. The view from up there is not the whole talking thing. But it is worth a ride for those who have time left in Aruba.
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