FARO DE RONCADOIRO

Civil
905

Location

Parish: Portocelo (San Tirso)

27877  Xove - Lugo

Coordinates:
43º 44' 08.9" N - 7º 31' 30.3" W

Description

Cylindrical tower culminating in the lamp. Located on the tip of the coast, with an interesting view of Viveiro Ria and the Bay of Biscay. The Farallóns and Sarón islands are also visible.
Lighthouse built in 1974, from the cliffs one can see numerous species migratory birds which nest on the island of Coelleira (over 15,000 nests).

Access

Leave Xove in the direction of Vilapol, and from there toward Portocelo. Before arriving in Vilachá, we turn off to the right and follow the road (asphalted) to the base of the lighthouse.
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