Sailing Guide

Olipa Lighthouse

Olipa Lighthouse

Characteristics

Description

A stone square tower is located on the south side of the isle, which serves as a lighthouse.
The lighthouse is used for maritime routes passing through the passages of Veliki Vratnik (between Olipa and Tajan) and Mali Vratnik (between Olipa and Peljesac).
24/04/2011
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Jojo
Olipa Lighthouse
24/04/2011
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Jojo
Une tour carrée en pierre est située au S d'Olipa, qui sert de phare.

Le phare est utilisé pour le passage de Veliki Vratnik (entre Olipa et Tajan) et Mali Vratnik (entre Olipa et Peljesac).

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Localisation

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Flying distances - Direct line

Otok Sipan

5nm
112°
It is the largest and most populated island of the group Elafiten. It rises to 234 m at its N and a prominent hill rises 224 m NW of the SE end.
Ruda is a small island that is 0.5 M SE of the NE extremity of the island and Misnjaka, 13 m high, lies close off the NW extremity.
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16 Apr 11

Stonski Kanal

3.3nm
326°
Stonski Kanal, a deep inlet, indents the SE end of Poluotok Peljesac at the NW end of Kolocepski Kanal.
Its shore rises rapidly on each side and provides protection from NE and SW winds. The village of Brocej is situated on the S shore 3.8 miles within the entrance.
It is fronted ...
25 Apr 11

Otok Jakljan

1.7nm
120°
Otoc Jakljan, fronted by islets  (Kosmec and Crvina) on its N side, lies close NW of the SW extremity of Otoc Sipan.
A white stony peak, 225m high, stands near the center of this island and is conspicuous from seaward.
Jakljan island is separated of Sipan by a narrow passage, ...
16 Apr 11

Otok Olipa

0.3nm
312°
Otoc Olipa, 206m high, lies with its SE side 0.5 mile NW of the NW extremity of Otoc Jakljan. This island is rocky and partly wooded. A light is shown from a prominent tower, 11m high, standing on the S extremity.Veliki Vratnik, a channel, leads between Otoc Jakljan and OtocOlipa. ...
16 Apr 11

Uvala Lupeska Olipa

0.5nm
328°
Located on the NW side of Olipa, it is a charming bay, with two little houses.Approach by the NE (Stronski Kanal) or SW (Mali Vratnik), no danger.
We anchor by 5-8 m on the W coast of the bay.Open for Bora.
25 Apr 18

Otok Misnjak

2.2nm
91°
In good weather you can anchor between O. Sipan and O. Misnjaka by 6 m.
Sheltered from S and SE.
16 Apr 11

Zaliv Klek Neum

13nm
319°
The narrow sea from Zaliv Klek Neum is 4 NM long and lies at the NE channel Malog Stone. It is surrounded by mountains and is inserted between Rt Rep Kleka and Rt Meded.
Depths exceeding 20 meters in most cases. There are several anchorages.
The SE part and W peninsula ...
3 May 11

Otok Lopud

8.8nm
119°
The island of Lopud belongs Elaphites. It is only 4.6 km2.
It has a pleasant village and some old buildings. You'll find a sandy beach.
There are two good anchorages: uvala Lopud (NW of the island), where is the village and uvala Sunj (SE of the island).
15 Apr 11

Uvala Doli

2.9nm
14°
This deep cove, open to the SE, offers a small port at the bottom, with a factory nearby.
S of Rt Doli, S advanced to the entrance of Uvala Doli, is an island that identifies the entrance to the cove.
Can moor behind the breakwater of the port if there is room or wet NE of the dam by 7 m.
25 Apr 11

Uvala Kosmec Jakljan

2.4nm
120°
Located on N coast of Jakljan, this bay offers an anchorage by 7 m deep.
16 Apr 11

Uvala Tiha Sipan

3nm
97°
SW of Rt Tiha is open a narrow creek to the NW.
You can anchor with 10 m while wearing a piece down.
Sheltered from E to SW through S.
16 Apr 11

Uvala Kobas Stonski Kanal

3.1nm
328°
The cove of Kobas is located 2 NM from Rt Veja, in S of the canal. It houses a hamlet and a jetty.
Can moor at the pier or berth by 16 m.
25 Apr 11
Local Area

Otok Olipa

Otoc Olipa, 206m high, lies with its SE side 0.5 mile NW of the NW extremity of Otoc Jakljan. This island is rocky and partly wooded. A light is shown from a prominent tower, 11m high, standing on the S extremity.Veliki Vratnik, a channel, leads between Otoc Jakljan and OtocOlipa. ...
16 Apr 11

Otoci Elafiti

The 14 Elafiti islands are located along the coast between Dubrovnik and the Peljesac peninsula.
The main islands are: Daksa, Kolocep, Lopud, Ruda, Sipan, Jakljan, Crkvina, Tajan, Olip and Andrija island.Only three islands are inhabited: Sipan, the largest, Lopud, Kolocep.Boca ...
24 Apr 11

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Southern Dalmatia, including Dubrovnik Neretva County and are separated from the rest of Southern Dalmatia, including Dubrovnik Neretva County is separated from the rest of Croatia by a Bosnian coast of 4 km long that extends around Neum. Even though there are control points through ...
4 Aug 11

Dalmacija (Dalmatie)

Dalmatia (Croatian Dalmacija, Italian Dalmazzia) is a coastal region of Croatia along the Adriatic, stretching from the island of Pag in the northwest, the Bay of Kotor (Montenegro) to the south East.
It extends 350 km along the east coast of the Adriatic Sea about 60 km wide, ...
28 Mar 11

Croatia

Winds:Do not underestimate the winds, especially bura (bora) in the Gulf of Kvarner and the Velebit channel. Other winds are more "lenient" but their strength varies in intensity from north to south along the coast. For example, the "Mistral" (Mistral) which is especially nice ...
19 Aug 11

Adriatic East

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30 Jul 11
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