Tahkuna tuletorn asub Hiiumaa põhjatipus. Malmist tuletorni ehitust alustati 1873.a. Tuletorn on monteeritud nn Gordoni süsteemi malmosadest. Süsteem põhineb tehases valmistatud detailidel, mida on kerge transportida, mistõttu ka selle kõrge torni monteerimine osutus võrdlemisi lihtsaks.
• Tsaari-Venemaa ostis tuletorni Pariisi maailmanäituselt 1871
• Eesti randade kõige kõrgem torn – merepinnalt 42,7 m
I really enjoyed the architecture and the view. The rustic inside of the lighthouse and how it's built is quite an experience itself.
We visited Tahkuna tuletorn in early July. The scenery was beautiful and the lighthouse is definitely worth the visit. Admission to the lighthouse was 2 euros. The small yard cafe was nice and the...
Beautiful place with his own history. Not only great views form lighthouse - many interesting sights are situated around the tower. There are a monument on the beach dedicated to the children who...