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NAME: PORTO PI LIGHTHOUSE

Porto Pi lighthouse is adjacent to the Naval Station in the port of Palma. The first reference we have of it dates from 1300, when the Kingdom of Majorca was incorporated into the Crown of Aragon. It is the third oldest lighthouse in the world. Only the lighthouses of the Tower of Hercules in A Coruña, and la Laterna, in Genova are older. Porto Pi is the only lighthouse in Spain that retains its ancient appearance. The tower is square made of flat stone and it is 38 meters high. You can visit the lighthouse but this requires arrange a visit through the Balearic Islands Port Authority.

 

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