Garoupe Lighthouse (Phare de la Garoupe), Antibes

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Lighthouse · Tourist Spot
Hike or drive to Garoupe Lighthouse (Phare de la Garoupe), the old lighthouse of Antibes, for panoramic views of the French Riviera and beyond. The lighthouse itself is not open to visitors, but pack a picnic or grab an ice cream from the vendor on top of the hill and admire the view of the ocean. Visit the small chapel located next to the lighthouse with colorful offerings placed there by local seamen. The hike up is strenuous and involves many stairs; bring water and note that it can get very hot. Put Garoupe Lighthouse (Phare de la Garoupe) into our Antibes tour itinerary planning tool to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Antibes.
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  • The lighthouse is owned by the government and still in use! You can't go inside but is till cool to see. It is fun to stand in antibes in the evening and watch it's light go round and round!  more »
  • The biggest disappointment with the highest point around Antibes where you can see Cannes on the west and Nice off to Italy on the east is the memory of being on top of the lighthouse before they...  more »

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