The lighthouse – el faro – is a new construction and is fully automated using photoelectric cells.

It is located on the paseo marítimo (promenade) and stands twenty-six metres tall.

Torre del Mar lighthouse

The powerful beam from the lighthouse reaches about thirteen nautical miles (that’s 14.9601 ordinary miles or 24.076 kilometres) out to sea.

Torre del Mar lighthouse

Torre del Mar lighthouse

Torre del Mar lighthouse