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Isola dei Cavoli (Villasimius Sardegna)

Isola dei Cavoli (Villasimius Sardegna)

Characteristics

Description

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 to anchor in this passage because of the presence of submarine cables.

A 1.5 M W of the island, Secca di San Caterina (Secca di Cala Caterina),  covered under 5 m of water, is marked at NE by a red buoy.

15/10/2012
Update
Joëlle
The island of Cavoli is low and partly covered with bushes. The island is at 0.3 MN to the SE of Cape Carbonara, it is surrounded by rocks and shoals, which considerably reduces the width of the passage between it and the cape. It is forbidden to anchor in this passage due to the presence of submarine cables.

At 1.5 M to the W of the island, the rocky shoal of Cala Caterina, covered under 5 m of water, is marked NE by a red buoy.
23/09/2017
Update
Joëlle
L'île dei Cavoli est peu élevée et partiellement couverte de buissons. Elle porte un phare avec radiophare.
L'île se trouve à 0,3 MN au SE de cap Carbonara, elle est entourée de rochers et de hauts-fond, ce qui réduit considérablement la largeur du passage entre elle et le cap.

Il est interdit de mouiller dans ce passage à cause de la présence de cables sous-marins.

A 1,5 M à l'W de l'île, le hauts-fond rocheux de cala Caterina, couvert sous 5 m d'eau, est balisé au NE par une bouée rouge.

15/10/2012
Update
Joëlle
Isola dei Cavoli (Villasimius Sardegna)
Isola dei Cavoli (Villasimius Sardegna)
15/10/2012
Update
Joëlle
L'isola dei Cavoli è bassa e in parte coperto di cespugli. Ha un faro con un radiofaro.
L'isola si trova a 0,3 NM SE di Capo Carbonara, è circondata da rocce e da secca che riduce notevolmente la larghezza del passaggio tra esso e il capo.

È vietato di ancorare in questo passaggio per la presenza di cavo sottomarino.

A 1,5 M W dell'isola, la secca Caterina cala Caterina coperti da 5 m di acqua, è caratterizzato da una boa rossa NE.

15/10/2012
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Joëlle
Isola dei Cavoli (Villasimius Sardegna)
23/09/2017
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Localisation

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Sites around Isola dei Cavoli (Villasimius Sardegna)
Flying distances - Direct line

Golfo di Carbonara (Sardegna)

3.1nm
305°
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
294°
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

Capo Carbonara (Villasimius Sardegna)

1.4nm
318°
Carbonara cape is located at the S end of the rocky peninsula connected to the mainland by a low sandy isthmus.

A beacon of 5 m high is 0.7 MN NNW at the end of the cape.

The cape offers moorings on both sides. It is dominated by the tower Caterina where we see the old ...
7 May 14

Secca dei Berni (Villasimius Sardegna)

1.6nm
25°
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

Porto Giunco (Villasimius Sardegna)

1.7nm
339°
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

Secca di cala Caterina (Villasimius Sardegna)

1.8nm
307°
The shoal, W Cala Caterina, is covered by 5 m of water. It is marked at NE by a red buoy.
It is a famous point for diving where you can see two modern anchors surrounded by a multitude of fishes, sponges, yellow and white and Posidonia.
15 Oct 12

Scoglio Santo Stefano (Villasimius Sardegna)

2.3nm
315°
Scoglio Santo Stefano lies about 0.2 mile SW of Fortezza Vecchio.
It is 18m high and surrounded by rocks. 
15 Oct 12

Marina di Villasimius (Sardegna)

2.4nm
327°
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

Cala di Campolongu (Villasimius Sardegna)

2.7nm
331°
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

Punta Molentis (Villasimius Sardegna)

3nm
28°
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

Isola Serpentara (Sardegna)

4.8nm
44°
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

Scogli di Piscadeddus (Capo Boi Sardegna)

3.9nm
305°
Piscadeddus rocks lies 0,5 NM offshore and 1 NM E Boi cape. The least depth is 3.7m.
16 Oct 12
Local Area

Golfo di Cagliari (Sardegna)

Cagliari Gulf is entered between Capo Carbonara and Capo di Pula. The two sides of the gulf are mountainous, but a long stretch of sandy shore lies at the head and is broken only by Capo Sant’Elia.Several extensive saltwater lagoons and areas of marshes lie behind the sandy shore.The ...
16 Oct 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

Golfo di Carbonara (Sardegna)

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)

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
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