6°10'55.5''N 81°28'52''E

මහා රාවණා ප්‍රදීපාගාර

Great Basses Reef Lighthouse

Lighthouses and Harbours

Southern

Province

Hambantota

District

South of Sri Lanka

Directions to 

Click the photo for

360 °  Image 

Great Basses Reef Lighthouse is an offshore lighthouse in the south of Sri Lanka, and it is operated and maintained by the Sri Lanka Ports Authority. It is located on a reef 13 km off the coast of Yala National Park, near Little Basses Reef Lighthouse. It is accessible only by boat. The two Basses lighthouses, 'Great' and 'Little', are among the most famous offshore lighthouses of Asia.

Year first constructed 1873
Construction Scottish granite tower
Tower shape cylindrical tower with double balcony and lantern
Markings/pattern white tower and lantern
Tower height 37 metres (121 ft)
Focal height 34 metres (112 ft)
Light source solar power
Range34 nautical miles (63 km; 39 mi)

References & External Links



CONTACT US

Email: info@virandesilva.com

UK +447866742416

Sri Lanka +94773653949

WhatsApp +447866742416

SEE US AT

Zylan Luxury Villa

115 Rosmead Place Colombo 7

Sri Lanka

The Photographers Gallery

9 Brunel Mews

London

W104AQ

United Kingdom

CONNECT WITH US

  • Twitter
  • Facebook
  • Instagram
  • LinkedIn