List of lighthouses in India

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There are many lighthouses along the long coastline of India and in the associated islands. They are administered by the Directorate General of Lighhouses and Lightships, Government of India whose headoffice is located in Noida.

They are categorized for administrative reasons into nine directorates: Gandhidham, Jamnagar, Mumbai, Goa, Trivandrum, Chennai, Visakhapatnam, Kolkata and Port Blair.[1]

Gandhidham directorate[edit]

Jamnagar directorate[edit]

Mumbai directorate[edit]

Mumbai Horbour

By States[edit]

Andaman and Nicobar Islands[edit]

Office located in Port Blair:[2]

Andhra Pradesh[edit]

Office located in Visakhapatnam:

Tamil Nadu[edit]

Muttom Lighthouse

Office located in Chennai:


Fort Aguada lighthouse, Goa


Worms eye view of the lighthouse on Minicoy

Office located in Trivandrum:

West Bengal[edit]




See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Location of our offices". Directorate General of Lighthouses & Lightships. Retrieved 8 April 2014.
  2. ^ "Lighthouses in Port Blair district". Directorate General of Lighhouses and Lightships. Retrieved 9 April 2014.

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