Ouistreham Lighthouse

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Phare Ouistreham – Caen la mer Tourisme (4)

Set off and conquer the town’s red and white guardian: Ouistreham lighthouse! Take a deep breath and defy the 171 steps of its spiral staircase. Your efforts will be duly rewarded. From a height of 38 metres, marvel in the 360° panorama over the town and the horizon - as far as the eye can see. Make sure you take home a panoramic picture. And don’t forget, you can see them, but the boats out at sea can also see you, from 16 nautical miles away! You’ll probably see the Mont Saint-Michel or the Normandy - the Brittany Ferries car ferries that link Ouistreham Riva-Bella with Portsmouth - pass by.

Open on Saturdays and Sundays from 2.30 to 6pm in July and August.

Unaccompanied tour: €3


Base rate - full rate adult : 3 € Child rate : 1,50 €
Base rate - full rate adult 3€
Child rate 1,50€