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Baie de Menton

Baie de Menton

Characteristics

Description

Mento is a small harbor, lies 2 miles NE of Cap Martin. It is protected by two jetties and is used by fishing boats and yachts. The town stands in an amphitheater which is situated on a small promontory at the NE end of a beach. A square tower stands on the extremity of the promontory, and the spire of a church, which is situated in the town, is prominent from seaward.
16/12/2007
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De la frontière italienne, à Carnolès, limite ouest de la commune, Menton offre toutes sortes de plages, du sable aux petits galets, plages privées ou publiques. Surnommée "La Perle de France", Menton possède deux ports: le vieux port municipal, dominé par la basilique Saint-Michel, et le port de Menton-Garavan, l'un des plus grand port de la Côte d'Azur, qui vous accueille avec sa fontaine aux dauphins et sa sirène qui scrute la mer.
16/12/2007
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Della frontiera italiana, a Carnolès, a l'W della comuna, Menton offra tuto sorta di spiagge, di sabbia o di ciotoli, spiaggie private o publiche. Nomata "La Perle de France", Menton ha due porti: il vecchio porto municipale, dominato per la basilica Saint-Michel, e il porto di Menton-Garavan, uno dei piu grande porto della Costa Azura, che accogliera i navigatori colla sua fontana ai delfini e la sua sirena che scruta il mare.
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Flying distances - Direct line

Cap d'Ail - Cap Martin

Le Cap d'Ail marque la séparation entre les baies de Beaulieu et de Monaco. Les abords étant malsains, il faut s'en écarter assez largement.
Le cap Martin est couvert de pins d'où émerge un sémaphore blanc sur les hauteurs.
1 Dec 07

Baie de Beaulieu

The Presqu'ile de Saint Hospice , 40m high, forms a peninsula which extends E from the center of the E side of the Cap Ferrat promontory. It is surmounted by a chapel and a conspicuous tower Pointe Saint Hospice, located 1.2 miles NE of the Cap Ferrat Light, is the E extremity of ...
16 Dec 07

Baie de Cannes

Cannes bay is located between Pointe de l'Aiguille and Cap de la Croisette, 4 miles ENE, from which the islands "Les Îles de Lerins"  extends up to 2 miles. The E side of the gulf is occupied by the town and port of Cannes well known by it's film festival, where the houses form ...
4 Jul 12

Menton Vieux Port

Port open to the E situated at foot of old town. Port well sheltered except for east wind. 590 berth inc. 100 visit. Length max. 25m
3 Apr 12

Menton - Garavan

The harbour of Menton Garavan is protected from wind and waves, from all directions for boat up to 40 m long. The border between France and Italy lies about 1 mile E of Port de Menton-Garavan in the vicinity of Ruisseau Saint- Louis. It is indicated to seaward by the alignment of ...
26 Apr 12

Spiaggia dei Pescatori

Mouillage par 3 à 5 mètres d'eau dans du sable et des herbiers. Aucune protection de la houle. Néanmoins, semble plus accueillant que le mouillage Ouest du Cap Mortolla.
17 Oct 15

Plage de Carnolès

Anchoring area on the East part of Cap martin.
3 Apr 12

Capo Mortola Ovest

On peut mouiller sur le flanc W du cap, sous la villa Hambury, par 7 m de fond, à l'abri des vents d'E.
19 Jul 11

Capo Mortola

Capo Mortola  can be recognized by Villa Hambury, a reddish building surmounted by a prominent square tower on its W side, standing 0.2 mile N of it.
A fresh water spring lies in a depth of 14m, about 300m SSW of the cape. With a calm sea, the boiling action of this spring ...
19 Jul 11

Cap Martin

Situated between Monaco and Menton, the town of Roquebrune-Cap-Martin is in the hillsides overlooking the Mediterranean Sea shore of 7km.
13 Nov 07

Capo Mortola Est

The cape offers moderate shelter from SW winds and vessels can anchor, in depths of 7 to 10m, sand, good holding ground, E of Villa Hambury.
19 Jul 11

Baie de Roquebrune

Anchoring zone in the NE of the bay below the nice village of Roquebrune cap martin.Don't anchor in the NW in the rectangle defined by the yellow beacons.
3 Apr 12
Local Area

Hyères - Menton

Hyères à Menton ou La Côte d'Azur.La Côte d'Azur est la partie du littoral méditerranéen français qui s'étend d'Hyères ou de Cassis à Menton, à la frontière italienne. La Côte d'Azur couvre donc une partie du département du Var, le département des Alpes-Maritimes dans ...
7 Apr 11

Côte d'Azur - French Riviera

The French Riviera (French: Côte d'Azur, Occitan: Còsta Azzura) is part of France's southeastern coast of the Mediterranean Sea, reaching from Cassis to Menton, at the border with Italy.
14 Jul 11

Méditerranée - Mediterranean

La Méditerranée est reliée à l'océan Atlantique par le détroit de Gibraltar à l'ouest, à la mer de Marmara et à la mer Noire par les Dardanelles et le Bosphore à l'est. Le canal de Suez au sud-est relie la Méditerranée à la mer Rouge.
Îles méditerranéennesLes principales ...
13 Mar 15

Cap d'Ail - Cap Martin

Le Cap d'Ail marque la séparation entre les baies de Beaulieu et de Monaco. Les abords étant malsains, il faut s'en écarter assez largement.
Le cap Martin est couvert de pins d'où émerge un sémaphore blanc sur les hauteurs.
1 Dec 07

Baie de Beaulieu

The Presqu'ile de Saint Hospice , 40m high, forms a peninsula which extends E from the center of the E side of the Cap Ferrat promontory. It is surmounted by a chapel and a conspicuous tower Pointe Saint Hospice, located 1.2 miles NE of the Cap Ferrat Light, is the E extremity of ...
16 Dec 07

Baie des Anges

"La Baie des Anges" = The Bay of Angels is a Mediterranean bay that stretches from the city of Nice, with the Promenade des Anglais  at Cap d'Antibes. Nice-Cote d’Azur Airport in the middle is situated close E of the Var river mouth and is conspicuous at night because of its ...
11 Jul 12
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