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West Point is a cape and an unincorporated community located in the southwestern corner of Prince Edward Island, Canada. West Point Lighthouse, a square tapered tower, was built in 1875 by the federal Department of Marine. The West Point Lighthouse Inn, Museum and Restaurant was established in 1984. The West Point Development Corporation, a non-profit organization, maintains the lighthouse as a navigational aid beacon, although the living quarters of the lighthouse are now used as a unique country inn and museum. This lighthouse was first lit on May 21, 1876. Cedar Dunes Provincial Park is located at West Point and provides a supervised public beach for swimming. West Point is not the westernmost extreme point of Prince Edward Island; that is West Cape, several kilometres to the north and slightly west.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for West Point in Canada. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore West Point like a local. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Charlottetown, Canada. Take a short trip from West Point and set some time aside to explore the Charlottetown. Dotted with places like Confederation Centre Of The Arts, Province House National Historic Site Of Canada, St. Dunstan's Basilica; it will definitely be a good idea. Also, to reach West Point, you'll have to take a flight to Charlottetown; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to West Point.

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