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The Bengtskär lighthouse is a popular tourist attraction.

Bengtskär is a skerry 25 kilometres (16 mi) southwest of Hanko, and part of the municipality of Dragsfjärd. This rocky skerry is the southernmost inhabited place in Finland, and is reached by ferry from the village of Kasnäs.

The Bengtskär lighthouse on the skerry is the highest one in the Nordic countries, with a tower height of (46 m or 151 ft).[1]


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Coordinates: 59°42′N 022°30′E / 59.700°N 22.500°E / 59.700; 22.500