Direccíon de Hidrografía y Navegacíon
Height of Focal Plane: 164
Characteristic and Range: White flash every 10 seconds.
Description of Tower: Cylindrical fiberglass tower with red and white bands.
This light is operational
Black and white iron skeletal tower, focal plane 160 feet, built between 1920 and 1932.
Date Established: 1931
Date Present Tower Built: ?
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
Tours are available from Puerto La Cruz to the island and the beach near the lighthouse (Playa El Faro). See www.spanishabroad.com/venezuela/puertolacruz/puerto_tours.htm