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Base Navale Toulon

Base Navale Toulon

Characteristics

Description

Toulon has the largest and best natural harbor on this coast. It is the largest French military port on the Mediterranean coast of France. The port consists of a large outer roadstead and a spacious inner harbor, protected by an extensive breakwater. The principal facilities of the naval base and the commercial port occupy the entire N side of the inner harbor. Minor naval and commercial installations are scattered elsewhere about the port area.
23/03/2012
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Le port militaire de Toulon est la principale base navale française, avec celle de Brest. En ce début de XXIe siècle, il abrite notamment la majeure partie de la force d'action navale, comprenant le porte-avions Charles de Gaulle, les bâtiments de projection et commandement (BPC) Mistral et Tonnerre, ainsi que les sous-marins nucléaires d'attaque, en tout plus de 60 % du tonnage de la Marine nationale française est à quai dans la rade de Toulon.
17/08/2013
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Flying distances - Direct line

Rade de Toulon

1.3nm
134°
Toulon is a large military harbour on the Mediterranean coast, with a major French naval base.The prevailing winds are from the NW (Mistral) and W. These winds may reach a velocity of Force 11. Winds from the E and SE, which are less frequent, are generally accompanied by rain squalls, ...
1 May 12

Golfe de Giens

7.6nm
119°
Golfe de Giens is entered between Pointe de Carqueiranne and Pointe Escampobariou, 4.7 miles
SE. Pointe Escampobariou is the SW extremity of Presqu’ile de Giens, a peninsula, the W side of which is 118m high and surmounted by a tower.
The E side of this gulf is bordered by ...
30 Jul 13

Île de Porquerolles

14nm
117°
Ile de Porquerolles  lies centered 3 miles SE of Ponte de l’Esterel. The summit of the island, located 1 mile from its E end, is 142m high and surmounted by a signal station.
9 Jul 11

Cap Sicié - Cap Cépet

3.7nm
195°
Zone au sud de la rade de Toulon avec de belles anses ouvertes sur le large.
2 Feb 14

Cassis

17nm
283°
Le mouillage est interdit dans la majeure partie des calanques de Marseilleveyre, Sormiou, Morgiou, En Vau et Port-Pin.
14 Oct 11

Calanques de Marseille

23nm
280°
Les calanques de Marseille s'étendent sur plus de vingt kilomètres de côtes sur la mer Méditerranée entre le village des Goudes, quartier du sud-ouest de la ville de Marseille, et la commune de Cassis, dans les Bouches-du-Rhône. C'est un des sites les plus remarquables de France, ...
19 May 12

Port de Toulon

0.3nm
130°
Situated in the town center, the port of Toulon, naval, commercial, fishing and yacht harbour, has 2 docks: Old dock reserved for yachts, fishermen and professional yachtmen, Mourillon North dock gives shelter to yachts but also commercial vessels and ferries. Fournel quay can accommodate ...
17 Aug 13

Petite Passe

1.1nm
171°
Passage dans la grande jetée avec 5 m d'eau bien pratique pour sortir rapidement de la petite rade.
17 Aug 13

Port St-Louis du Mourillon

1nm
144°
* 261 b. incl. 36 visit. (<6m)
* Regulation: Sailing yachts do not have priority inside the bay.
23 Mar 12

Grande Jetée

1.8nm
176°
Toulon has the largest and best natural harbor on this coast. It is the largest French military port on the Mediterranean coast of France. The port consists of a large outer roadstead and a spacious inner harbor, protected by an extensive breakwater.
17 Aug 13

Anse du Creux Saint-Georges

2.1nm
180°
Zone de mouillage sur corps morts près du port et à l'ancre au sud de la jetée. Risque de houle au passage des ferries.
17 Aug 13

Port Balaguier

1.6nm
199°
Anse de Balaguier, site magnifique saccagé par des pêcheurs qui abandonnent leurs poubelles sur la plage et sur la corniche, une circulation débridée sur une route où l'incivilité règne en maître. Les pouvoirs publics basent leur publicité touristique sur ce lieu unique (et ...
22 Sep 17
Local Area

Rade de Toulon

Toulon is a large military harbour on the Mediterranean coast, with a major French naval base.The prevailing winds are from the NW (Mistral) and W. These winds may reach a velocity of Force 11. Winds from the E and SE, which are less frequent, are generally accompanied by rain squalls, ...
1 May 12

Cassis - Hyères

Wind
The Mistral, a violent NW wind, is the most prevalent wind in this area, and at times, adversely affects port operations. The cloudless skies of this area must be attributed to this wind which is usually accompanied by a marked drop in temperature. It is most severe between ...
14 Oct 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
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