Point San Luis Lighthouse

4.614 Votes Currently Open [Closes at 05:00 pm]
  • Address: 1 Lighthouse Rd, Avila Beach, CA 93424, USA, United States
  • Timings: 06:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +1-8055405771
  • Tags: Light House, Landmark, Family And Kids

On the west coast of USA, the Point San Luis Light stands on as a famous historic landmark which is popularly called as a light station of San Luis Obispo. This lighthouse has been survived as an only existing lighthouse, built in prairie Victorian style. Trolley service is available for a trip to this lighthouse. The trolley tours are arranged weekly and in this tour, a docent leads a hike via the coast trail of Pecho. Point San Luis Light also provides venues for weddings and other public events.

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  • Rented car / taxi.

  • Point San Luis Lighthouse Address: 1 Lighthouse Rd, Avila Beach, CA 93424, USA, United States
  • Point San Luis Lighthouse Contact Number: +1-8055405771
  • Point San Luis Lighthouse Timing: 06:00 am - 05:00 pm
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  • 31.11% of people who visit Avila Beach include Point San Luis Lighthouse in their plan

  • 62.5% of people start their Point San Luis Lighthouse visit around 2 PM - 3 PM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Point San Luis Lighthouse

Monday, Tuesday and Thursday

87.5% of people prefer walking in order to reach Point San Luis Lighthouse

People normally club together Patriot Sportfishing and Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power while planning their visit to Point San Luis Lighthouse.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Point San Luis Lighthouse Reviews & Ratings

  • Very nice area and informative tour. Fun ride/shuttle up/down the hill to get to the lighthouse with great views. Well kept and maintained grounds. Quaint and charming ambience. Could have spent the whole day there admiring the surroundings.

  • Hike or shuttle to lighthouse. Narrow road but worth the look. Interesting history. Very nice tour.

  • This is an amazing place to visit, learn some history watch done wildlife like fox, chayote, whale, dolphins, seals, see otters etc. Just get on the hike or the trolley and enjoy the views.

  • Take the tour if you can! Definitely a small gem of a place. The beautiful and peaceful scenery is a great escape from the city and a great stop to learn the coastal marine history.

  • You can take a $10(each-way) trolley or take a free hike with a very friendly and knowledgeable docent, up to the Point San Luis Lighthouse. The actual "working-light" isn't housed in the lighthouse any longer. Current technology has it perched up on a building, near the lighthouse, and powered by solar panels. The original non-working Fresnel lens is featured inside the lighthouse building. Learn the story about the keeper and his family, and life in the lighthouse. Parking is free and there is a $5 fee for the lighthouse tour and short video. Interesting story with a breathtaking backdrop.

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