Sailing Guide

Cala Pira (Piras) (Sardegna)

Cala Pira (Piras) (Sardegna)

Characteristics

Description

Cala Pira is S of Cappuccini point that has Cala Pira tower.

You can anchor in this cove in sandy bottom.

14/10/2012
Update
Joëlle
Cala Pira (Piras) (Sardegna)
2010:07:07 15:31:16
14/10/2012
Update
Joëlle
Cala Pira se trouve au S de la pointe dei Cappuccini qui porte la tour de Cala Pira.

On peut mouiller dans cette anse sur fond de sable.

14/10/2012
Update
Joëlle
Cala Pira (Piras) (Sardegna)
Cala Pira vue du large. Au S de la pointe Cappuccini la tour est bien visible.
2010:07:07 15:31:05
14/10/2012
Update
Joëlle
Cala Pira si trova S della punta Cappucciniche ha la torre di Cala Pira.

Si puo ancorare in questa cala su fondo di sabbia.

14/10/2012
Update
Joëlle
Cala Pira (Piras) (Sardegna)
Cala Pira est bordée d'une belle plage de sable.
14/10/2012
Update
Joëlle
Share your comments about "Cala Pira (Piras) (Sardegna)"

Localisation

To precisely geolocate this site. Update if necessary.
Sites around Cala Pira (Piras) (Sardegna)
Flying distances - Direct line

Golfo di Carbonara (Sardegna)

5.4nm
231°
Carbonara gulf is located between Carbonara cape and Boi cape, in the Cagliari gulf, on its E side.Depending on the wind,we anchor on the W or E side of the bay. This large bay, rock and sand bottom, is very pretty and very crowded in summer.
NW of Carbonara cape, Carbonara Bay ...
15 Oct 12

Golfo di Quartu (Sardegna)

17nm
276°
Quartu gulf lies between Foxi tower and S. Elia cape, in the Cagliari Gulf.It is not recommended to anchor in the Quartu bay.Ancorage is also prohibited in a strip between the bearings to 314 ° of Mezza Spiaggia tower and 316 ° to the S. Elia E end cape and extending to 7 NM of shore.
17 Oct 12

Punta dei Cappuccini (Sardegna)

0.7nm
Punta dei Cappuccini rises steeply from the sea and is free from off-lying dangers.
13 Oct 12

Cala Sinzias (Sardegna)

1.1nm
347°
Located before Punta dei Cappuccini, cala Sinzias offers good shelter from westerly and southerly winds.
13 Oct 12

Isola Serpentara (Sardegna)

2.3nm
137°
Serpentara island is 1,7 NM off the coast. It is flat and bare and N is extended by a shoal which emerge 3 large rocks.
You can anchor between the island and the earth, at 1 NM SSW Cala Pira tower.
14 Oct 12

Punta Molentis (Villasimius Sardegna)

2.5nm
187°
Molentis (dei Molenti) point, 2 NM W S of Serpentara island, end consists of a small headland surrounded by rocks and low, connected to the mainland by a sandbar.

Ancorage by 26 m about halfway between the Molentis tipand Serpentara island.
14 Oct 12

Secca dei Berni (Villasimius Sardegna)

3.8nm
196°
Secca dei Berni lies 1.5 miles SSW of Punta Molentis. It is marked by a lighted beacon. This shoal patch has a least depth of 2.4m at its N end. 
You can dive to admire the ruins of a Roman galley.
14 Oct 12

Scoglio di Sant Elmo (Sardegna)

3.4nm
32°
A little off Turno Mount is S. Elmo rock, some hundred meters from the coast, less than 20 m deep.
This rock has the particularity of having, below the level of the sea, a small cave that can be explored by divers.
13 Oct 12

Isola dei Cavoli (Villasimius Sardegna)

5.4nm
198°
Cavoli island is low and partly covered with bushes. It has a lighthouse with a radio beacon.
The island is located 0.3 NM SE of Carbonara Cape, it is surrounded by rocks and shoals, which greatly reduces the width of the passage between it and the cape.

It is forbidden ...
15 Oct 12

Porto Giunco (Villasimius Sardegna)

4.2nm
214°
Porto Giunco bight is entered between Punta Molenti and Capo Carbonara. Giunco tower, partly in ruins,stands on the summit of a small promontory, 64m high, 1 mile N of Capo Carbonara.Anchorage can be taken, in a depth of 18m, sand and weed, about 0.7 mile ENE of this tower, between ...
14 Oct 12

Cala di Campolongu (Villasimius Sardegna)

4.1nm
227°
This bay is located just after the exit of the Marina of Villasimius. An hotel located on the beautiful sandy beach is a good landmark.

It is a pleasant anchorage with clear transparent water.
16 Oct 12

Marina di Villasimius (Sardegna)

4.3nm
224°
The marina is located on the west coast ofCarbonara cape (within the Marine Protected Area of Cape Carbonara) that we run along at a good distance. There are rocks around.

800 b. (<60 m)
Tel:+39 070 7978006
Fax. +39 070 797137
Mail: info@marinavillasimius.it
15 Oct 12
Local Area

Sardegna East

Du Cap Ceraso au Cap Coda Cavallo: Le Cap Ceraso est dominé par le mont Mandriolo qui porte à son sommet un signal en forme de tronc de pyramide. Le cap est débordé à l'E et au SE par des rochers et des hauts-fonds. Ces dangers sont balisés à leur extrémité NE par une bouée ...
25 Oct 08

Sardegna

Sardinia is the second largest island in the Mediterranean. Sardinia was made a self-governing region of Italy in 1948.
Sardinia offers coves and beaches relatively quiet. In the North as in the South the sailor will find there many anchorages.
The northern beaches are ...
19 Oct 17

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

Capo Comino a capo Bellavista (Sardegna)

In front of Capo Comino is a rock clearly visible from the north or south. The coastline is dotted with shoals that some places extend more than half a mile offshore: they are dangerous for coastal navigation.

The Ruja island is a good shelter to the sirocco.Orosei gulf opens ...
8 Oct 12

Capo Coda Cavallo a Capo Comino (Sardegna)

From Coda Cavallo cape the coast is rather flat with large cultivated areas. The shores are generally low and sandy with beaches with very white.

SW Coda Cavallo Cape the port Brandinghi (Brandinchi) provides a good anchorage, except in cases of E winds. To access to anchorage ...
3 Oct 12

Golfo Spurlatta (Sardegna)

Golfo Spurlatta  entered SE of Capo Ceraso, and lies up to Coda Cavallo cape. Tavolara island, located 4,2 NM of Ceraso cape, is the N end of the gulf.This gulf was declared "marine protected area of Tavolara/ capo Coda Cavallo" en 1997.
7 May 14
During your navigation, remember to update the data. If a harbor, marina or anchorage is missing, create it. Thank you for all boaters.