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Cardona Island Light, Ponce

#7 of 9 in Historic Sites in Ponce
Lighthouse · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Cardona Island Light (also known as Faro del Puerto de Ponce or Cayo Cardona Light) is the only 6th order lighthouse in Puerto Rico with a cylindrical attached tower. The light is located on Cardona Island, a small island on the west side of the entrance to the harbor of Ponce, Puerto Rico. It was listed in the U.S. National Register of Historic Places on 22 October 1981.

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  • The island is beautiful and amazing. Clear waters! The boat goes on the sand and is there all day (6 hours). The crew was friendly and helpful. Would totally do it again.  more »
  • Is a tiny island, with beautiful beaches, only 7 minutes away from Ponce. There is a lighthouse. It's like an adventure there. I was there July 2018  more »
  • Half the island is gone. A hurricane prior to Maria did that but now you have like 100 meters of 4ft deep water. Great for playing around.
  • Great place to have fun and stay relax for a while

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