The lighthouse of Karavas - Kythira

faros-karava-01It is located at the northernmost part of the island, between Kythera and Elafonisos.

It is one of the largest lighthouses in the Mediterranean and was constructed in 1901 by the British.

The height of the tower is 25 meters and its focal height 110 meters.

 

The access to the lighthouse is difficult because the road stops and you should continue walking for about 20 minutes. Nevertheless, the view from the point is amazing.

 

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