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Capo Caccia (Sardinia)

Capo Caccia (Sardinia)

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Caccia cape is the S tip of a long, narrow and massive peninsula bordered by cliffs. It is characteristic by its dark color and its 169 m high cliff, dominated by a lighthouse beacon wich is visible up to 34 NM, white tower on white house with two floors.

An old semaphore is 0.4 NM, N lighthouse on the W shore.

With Punta Giglio, it closes the gulf of Porto Conte. It is part of the AMP Capo Caccia / I. Piana.

On the site of Capo Caccia, there is the famous Nereo Cave.
19/11/2012
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Capo Caccia (Sardinia)
2007:08:11 10:55:22
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Le cap Caccia est la pointe S d'une longue, étroite et imposante presqu'île bordée de falaises. Il est caractéristique grâce à sa couleur sombre et sa falaise haute de 169 m dominée par un phare avec radiophare, visible jusqu'à 34 MN, tour blanche sur maison blanche à deux étages.

Un ancien sémaphore se trouve à 0,4 M au N du phare sur la rive W.

Avec Punta Giglio, il ferme le golfe de Porto Conte. Il fait partie de l'AMP capo Caccia/I. Piana.

Sur le site de Capo Caccia, il y a la fameuse Grotte de Nereo.

9/07/2013
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Capo Caccia (Sardinia)
2007:08:11 10:36:15
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Joëlle
Capo Caccia (Sardinia)
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Vue de l'Ouest
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Capo Caccia visto si trova sulla punta S di una lunga, stretta e imponente penisola delimitata da scogliere. E 'caratteristico per il suo colore scuro e la sua scogliera di 169 m di altezza dominata da un faro con radiofaro visibile fino a 34 MN, torre bianca su casa con due piani.

Un vecchio semaforo è a 0.4 MN a N dal faro sulla riva W.

Con Punta Giglio, chiude il golfo di Porto Conte. Fa parte del'AMP Capo Caccia/I. Piana

Sul sito di Capo Caccia, si trova la famosa grotta di Nereo.
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Area Marina Protetta di Capo Caccia - I. Piana (Sardegna)

2.4nm
31°
The park begins at Capo Galera to continue toward the gulf of Porto Conte that is protected by two promontories, Punta Giglio and Capo Caccia-Monte Timidone. The marine protected area embraces the stretch of sea to the north-west of Punta Cristallo.Almost all of the park consists ...
20 Nov 12

Baia di Porto Conte (Sardegna)

2.2nm
35°
Porto Conte is a natural bay between Punta del Giglio and Caccia cape.Along E shore of the bay, on a projecting point, we see Porto Conte village, with the tower Nuova, which is backed by a turret with a light.You can anchor anywhere. The bay offers shelter from all winds.
Mount ...
18 Nov 12

Rada di Alghero (W Sardegna)

5.7nm
78°
Rada di Alghero is entered between S, the town of Alghero and N, capo Galera.The E shore of this bay is low and sandy, and the W shore is hilly and rocky.
An undulating coastal plain, partly under cultivation, lies immediately inland of the head of this bay.This bay is open to ...
16 Nov 12

Torre del Buru o del Bollo (Porto Conte Sardegna)

0.7nm
Del Buru, or Del Bulo or del Bollo tower, was built in 1591, on Del Bollo point.
19 Nov 12

Cala Dragonara o Dragunara (Porto Conte Sardegna)

0.9nm
353°
This small cove close, N of del Buru tower, offers a small beach of a few meters and a small dock to accommodate tour boats in the bay of Porto Conte and cave Nettuno.

We anchored between 6 and 14 m protected from the tip del Bollo.
19 Nov 12

Isola Foradada (Sardegna)

0.8nm
314°
Facing the cliffs of Capo Caccia, to W, Foradada island (182 m high) is a fragment of coastline that was detached from the cliff a long time ago.

It is an imposing white limestone rock which owes its name to sardinian, to being "pierced" from left to right by a giant cave formed ...
20 Nov 12

Cala del Bollo (Porto Conte Sardegna)

1.2nm
Cala del Bollo is S Punta del Quadro.
You can anchor in 5/7 m in front of the "Hotel del Capo Caccia," but the anchorage is not well protected from the swell between S.
If the weather makes the anchorage uncomfortable, you can go a little more N in cala Tramariglio.

19 Nov 12

Torre di Tramariglio (Porto Conte Sardegna)

1.6nm
12°
The tower of the fifteenth century, stands on the promontory S of Cove Tramariglio.
18 Nov 12

Cala Tramariglio (Porto Conte Sardegna)

1.9nm
On the W shore of Porto Conte is a cove with some ponttons reserved to yacht club. Visitors can dock only if there is berth.T. 079/946638
120 pl. (<10 m)Otherwise yachts can anchor in the bay.
18 Nov 12

Punta Giglio (Porto Conte Sardegna)

1.9nm
76°
Giglio point is 2 NM of Galera cape on a promontory where there are many caves.
It is S Porto Conte gulf.It is on the Marine Protected Area Nautural Capo Caccia / Isola Piana.It is a diving center.
16 Nov 12

Torre della Pegna Capo Caccia Sardegna)

2.2nm
342°
Overlooking the sea at about 280 m height, the tower of Pegna is a strategic point of view, part of the network of towers against enemy attacks, especially by Arab and French militias  during the employment period of the Spanish / Aragonese.
20 Nov 12

Isola Piana (Capo Caccia Sardegna)

2.7nm
338°
Piana island (107 m high) is high and conspicious, to 2 NM from NNW capo Caccia.
It is part of the AMP C Caccia / I. Piana. The W area of the island and the whole area around a distance of about 300 m, are area "A", delimited by buoys. It is under absolute protection ...
20 Nov 12
Local Area

Baia di Porto Conte (Sardegna)

Porto Conte is a natural bay between Punta del Giglio and Caccia cape.Along E shore of the bay, on a projecting point, we see Porto Conte village, with the tower Nuova, which is backed by a turret with a light.You can anchor anywhere. The bay offers shelter from all winds.
Mount ...
18 Nov 12

Area Marina Protetta di Capo Caccia - I. Piana (Sardegna)

The park begins at Capo Galera to continue toward the gulf of Porto Conte that is protected by two promontories, Punta Giglio and Capo Caccia-Monte Timidone. The marine protected area embraces the stretch of sea to the north-west of Punta Cristallo.Almost all of the park consists ...
20 Nov 12

Capo S. Marco a Capo Mannu S Nicolo (Sardegna)

Entre le cap S. Marco et le cap Mannu la côte est en générale basse. A 2,7 M au NW du phare de cap S. Marco la tour ronde Sevo est bien visible du large.
Devant cette partie de la côte se trouvent le rocher "Il Catalano" et l'îlot "Mal-di-Ventre".
Au NE du cap Manu se trouve ...
12 Nov 12

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
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