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Penon de Ifach (C Valenciana)

Penon de Ifach (C Valenciana)

Characteristics

Description

Calpe cove ends with a remarkable peak, the Piton de Ifach (Penon de Ifach).

This white limestone impressive rock measuring 332 m high, was transformed into a nature park to protect its unique vegetation and over 300 species of animals. It is connected at the mainland by a very narrow isthmus.
21/05/2012
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L'anse de Calpe se termine par un piton remarquable, le piton de Ifach (Penon de Ifach).

Cette impressionnante roche de calcaire blanche mesure 332 m de haut, a été transformé en Parc Naturel pour protéger sa végétation unique et plus de 300 espèces d'animaux. Elle est reliée au continent par un isthme très étroit.

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347°
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11nm
232°
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10nm
33°
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Ensanada de Moraira (C Blanca)

3.6nm
43°
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Puerto de Calpe (C. Valenciana)

0.4nm
285°
Coming from the NE, pick out and round Cabo de La Nao, cabo Moraira, then Penon de Ifach.
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Anse de Calpe (C Valenciana)

0.6nm
288°
Only in good weather we anchor, by 12 m of water, southeast of the town, approximately 0.3 NM from shore.
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Club nautico Les Basetes (C. Valenciana)

1.5nm
11°
Located in the bay between Punta de Moraira and Penon Ifach, the nautical club Les Basetes hosts small motor crafts. It offer a sailin school and diving school and offers cofee shop and restaurant.T. 003496-583-1213F. 003496-583-5322M. info@cnlesbasetes.com80 b. (<8 m)50 dry berths
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Puerto Blanco (Calpe-C Valenciana)

2nm
269°
S of the town of Calp , this small harbour offers shelter at small boats.Tel: 96 583 1337111 b.
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Cabo de Toix (C Vanlenciana)

2.3nm
258°
Toix cape closes the Altea bay and marks the beginning of the cove of Calpe.

The surroundingsof the capeare clear .
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Punta del Estrella (Capo Blanco) (C Blanca)

2.9nm
35°
Punta del Estrella (or Cabo Blanco), located 3 miles NE of Punta Ifach, slopes steeply down to the sea. The high land standing above this cape is surmounted by a tower.
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Puerto deportivo Campomanes (C Valenciana)

3.8nm
265°
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