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Phare de la Garoupe

Phare de la Garoupe

Characteristics

Description

The highest point of the Cap d’Antibes peninsula. It dominates the E shore of  gulf Juan. A light is shown from a square white tower with a red lantern, 24m high, standing on this point.
A signal station and a prominent chapel are situated close NE and close SW, respectively, of the light.
28/03/2012
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Sur la presqu'île du cap d'Antibes on trouve un phare et un sémaphore.
28/03/2012
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Flying distances - Direct line

Baie de Cannes

5.7nm
246°
Cannes bay is located between Pointe de l'Aiguille and Cap de la Croisette, 4 miles ENE, from which the islands "Les Îles de Lerins"  extends up to 2 miles. The E side of the gulf is occupied by the town and port of Cannes well known by it's film festival, where the houses form ...
4 Jul 12

Golfe Juan

2.1nm
249°
Golfe Juan is entered between Cap de la Croisette and Point de l'Ilette, 3.8 miles ENE. This gulf is sheltered from the SW by Iles de Lerins and from the S by shoals and is one of the best roadsteads along this part of the coast. In the approaches to the gulf, the currents are weak ...
17 Jul 11

Port de la Salis

0.3nm
350°
Small port. Danger: The "Petite Grenille" rock at 350 m on the N of the port. Open to E wind. 220 berths inc. 10 vist. Maximum length: 6 m
17 Jul 11

Anse de la Garoupe

0.4nm
149°
Anchorage can be taken, in depths of 18 to 20m, sand and weed, good holding ground, within Anse de La Garoupe, which is entered between Cap Gros and Pointe Bacon, 1 mile N.
28 Mar 12

Anse de la Salis

0.7nm
356°
Mouillage en face de la plage de la Salis et au nord les remparts du vieille Antibes.
1 May 12

Port du Crouton

0.6nm
241°
Situé au sud du port Gallice, à l'w du cap d'Antibes. Un épi en Y protège l'ancien petit abri de pêcheurs du Crouton dont l'accés est indépendant.
Mouillage possible au sud du port.
Protégé du Mistral.
Le restaurant de la Maison du Pêcheur sur le terre-plein qui ...
17 Jul 11

Port Gallice

0.8nm
262°
Port on the West side of the cap d'Antibes . The port entrance is marked by two lights (red-green). Facing S-S-W, its entrance opens to N-N-W assuring totally calm waters within the port which is completely protected from all winds. 524 berths incl. 50visit. Lenght maxi. 45 m

17 Jul 11

Anse de l'Argent Faux

1.1nm
189°
Safe anchoring place from Mistral except with E wind. Cove widely open to the sea and subject to the swell. This beautifull cove is frequented by many yachtmen and Eden Roc residents.

Anchoring forbidden for ships over 20m long.


 
27 Jul 19

Mouillage de l'Olivette

0.8nm
221°
Au Nord de l'abri de l'Olivette se trouve une bonne zone de mouillage bien protégé du vent d'Est.Attention aux 2 fermes aquacoles surtout lors d'une approche de nuit.
13 Jul 19

Iles de Lerins - Sainte Marguerite

4.4nm
232°
Ile Saint-Marquerite, the bigest island close to the city of Cannes, lies centered 1 mile SSE of Cap de la Croisette and is very wooded. A conspicuous citadel, in which there is a disused signal station, stands near the middle of the N coast of the island. A small shipyard is situated ...
17 Jul 11

Antibes - Port Vauban

1.5nm
358°
Antibes (Port Vauban) is an ancient town standing on a promontory which separates the harbor from the small bay to the S. The harbor has extensive facilities for pleasure craft, yachts, and fishing boats.
Vessels can anchor E or NE of the harbor entrance, but the bottom of fine ...
28 Mar 12

Le port de l'Olivette (Baie de Golfe-Juan)

1.1nm
214°
Pittoresque petit port constituant un contraste étonnant avec les grands ports modernes de la baie de Cannes et d'Antibes. ce petit port abrite les pointus de quelques amoureux des traditions maritimes et provençales. Les dériveurs sont tirés au sec sur un bout de plage.
Les ...
28 Mar 12
Local Area

Baie des Anges

"La Baie des Anges" = The Bay of Angels is a Mediterranean bay that stretches from the city of Nice, with the Promenade des Anglais  at Cap d'Antibes. Nice-Cote d’Azur Airport in the middle is situated close E of the Var river mouth and is conspicuous at night because of its ...
11 Jul 12

Hyères - Menton

Hyères à Menton ou La Côte d'Azur.La Côte d'Azur est la partie du littoral méditerranéen français qui s'étend d'Hyères ou de Cassis à Menton, à la frontière italienne. La Côte d'Azur couvre donc une partie du département du Var, le département des Alpes-Maritimes dans ...
7 Apr 11

Côte d'Azur - French Riviera

The French Riviera (French: Côte d'Azur, Occitan: Còsta Azzura) is part of France's southeastern coast of the Mediterranean Sea, reaching from Cassis to Menton, at the border with Italy.
14 Jul 11

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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