Lighthouse Lange Nelle Oostende

Lighthouse Lange Nelle OostendeLighthouse Lange Nelle Oostende

De Lange Nelle is the lighthouse of Oostende. It is one of the four still functioning lighthouses along the Belgian coast; the others are Newport, Blankenberge Heist.
The tower extends 65 meters above the sea and the lamp with Fresnel lenses is positioned at a height of 70 meters. The stairs of the tower has 324 steps.

The lighthouse is not open to the public and it can’t be climbed.

Name: Lange Nelle
Built: 1948
Tower height: 65,0 m
Light height (above sea level): 70,0 m
Stair treads: 324
Manned: No
Open to the public: No

Furthermore Lighthouse Lange Nelle Oostende is near the following sights: Fort Napoleon (±400 m), Hangtime (±650 m), Vistrap (±650 m), North Sea Aquarium (±700 m) & City Museum Ostend (±850 m).

For information:

Vuurtorendok-West, Oostende