Portocolom lighthouse

Portocolom lighthouse

Portocolom lighthouse ( as well called Far de Sa Punta de Ses Crestes) is located on the northeast spot of the bay of Portocolom. It was lit in 1863. Portocolom lighthouse is 82 meters high, being 137 meters above sea level. Nowadays, Portocolom lighthouse is one of the most photographed lighthouses on Mallorca Island. Painted with blue and white wide stripes has also been the focus of a large amount of pictures and paintings. Portocolom lighthouse is visible from almost any point of Portocolom. It can be seen at a distance from the road between Portocolom with Felanitx. There are plenty of walking tours from anywhere in the village to the lighthouse. The grounds are open to the public, but not the buildings. The building is inhabited by a young couple who live there rent free in exchange for rendering the duties of lighthouse keepers.

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