Cape Rachado Lighthouse

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  • Address: 71050, Malacca, Malaysia, Port Dickson
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Light House, Family And Kids

Cape Rachado Lighthouse - Review

Located near the outskirts of Port Dickson, Cape Rachado lighthouse is said to be the oldest one in the country and it dates back to the Portuguese rule of Malacca. There is a flight of stairs that will take you to the top of the lighthouse. Seeing the stairs don’t make up your mind of not climbing it. Otherwise, you are going to miss one of the best bird watching spots of Port Dickson. Its suitable location and scenic surroundings, the lighthouse has become a favorite spot for many locals and tourists to enjoy the gorgeous view of the sea. Moreover, the spot is famous to watch the twilight as well. Make sure you are camera ready to capture the magical aura of nature.

Cape Rachado Lighthouse Information

  • Wear comfortable shoes as you need to walk a lot.

Cape Rachado Lighthouse Ticket Prices

  • Entry is free.

Cape Rachado Lighthouse Hours

  • Visit the lighthouse before the sun sets in.

How To reach Cape Rachado Lighthouse by Public Transport

  • On foot

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TripHobo Highlights for Cape Rachado Lighthouse

  • Cape Rachado Lighthouse Address: 71050, Malacca, Malaysia, Port Dickson
  • Cape Rachado Lighthouse Timing: 24-hrs
  • Cape Rachado Lighthouse Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Cape Rachado Lighthouse(preferred time): 01:00 pm - 05:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Cape Rachado Lighthouse: 01:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Cape Rachado Lighthouse

  • 91.31% of people who visit Port Dickson include Cape Rachado Lighthouse in their plan

  • 33.33% of people start their Cape Rachado Lighthouse visit around 3 PM - 4 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Cape Rachado Lighthouse

Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

61.38% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Cape Rachado Lighthouse

People normally club together Wan Loong Chinese Temple and Blue Lagoon Beach (pantai Tanjung Biru) while planning their visit to Cape Rachado Lighthouse.

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

Cape Rachado Lighthouse Trips

Cape Rachado Lighthouse, Port Dickson Reviews

  • Stunning and breathtaking view of Malacca Straits after struggling with the hike up to the light house. Sadly the light house is not open for public. Should put bigger signboard at the main road for easy access. But parking is quite limited as it is surrounded with resorts.

  • Why did people even suggest here as a tourist attraction. I'm not a hiker and the trails are pretty steep. Gone up to the "light house" area but not allowed to get closer. Walked dangerously around it to see a small sea view passed trees. Much regret. I rather take that one hour and do something else instead.

  • nice sea view. but u can’t enter the lighthouse. it take u around 10 minutes to the top.

  • It's cool but. A lot of facilities nearby weren't maintained properly. Also wear something sporty to climb the slope with

  • One of the most enjoyable hikes I've ever been on, but that was because of the company and the foolish/risky decisions that we took. The hikes are short but enjoyable. And they constitute a good cardio workout if you don't walk too slowly. Do go down to the small beaches, a couple of which were clean if somewhat rocky.

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