When are Tours?
We currently offer tours on Wednesdays and Saturdays at noon, 1pm, and 2pm. Tours are year round. Occasionally in busy seasons we have additional tours. During rainy seasons we may reduce tours.
How do I purchase Tickets?
Tickets are $25 for adults, and $20 for kids. All proceeds go towards restoration efforts.
TICKETS Please be aware transportation to the Lighthouse is via van.
Can I visit the Lighthouse on my own?
The property Point SLO Lighthouse resides on is owned by Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant. For security reasons the road and hiking trail to the Lighthouse are closed to the general public.
Scroll down for information on parking.
Parking is Located at Wild Cherry Canyon. Located in between the Cal Poly Pier and the Harford Pier.
As you pass Avila Beach heading towards Port San Luis stay on Avila Beach Drive.
On your right side there is a parking lot, there will be Lighthouse banners on the fence.
The gate may be closed, pull up and check in with the gate attendant.
Its is recommended you arrive 15-20 minutes before your tour time. Vans will leave on the hour.
Lighthouse Grounds Regulations
The lighthouse is committed to being a smoke free environment. Smoking is strictly prohibited on the property.
Pets are not permitted on tours. Prior notice must be given to Lighthouse staff if you are planning on bringing a service animal.
Photography and flash photography are permitted on tours, however tripods and video are not. Guests who arrive with video cameras will be instructed to leave them in their cars.
We ask that guests leave food and beverages in their cars. Water and light snacks are permitted.
Due to the property being next to Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant, Drones are strictly forbidden.