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Punta Falcone (Santa Teresa di Gallura Sardegna)

Punta Falcone (Santa Teresa di Gallura Sardegna)



Punta Falcone (57 m high), of Santa Teresa di Gallura municipality, is situated opposite Cape Pertusato (Corsica).
It has been known since ancient times for its granite quarries exploited in Roman times.
This is the most N of Sardinia.
Punta Falcone (57 m de haut), de la commune de Santa Teresa di Gallura, se trouve en face du cap Pertusato (en Corse).
Il connu depuis l'Antiquité pour ses carrières de granite exploitées à l'époque romaine.
C'est le point le plus au N de la Sardaigne.

Punta Falcone (Santa Teresa di Gallura Sardegna)
Punta Falcone (57 m alta), del comune di Santa Teresa di Gallura, si trova davanti a capo Pertusato (in Corsica).
E' conosciuto sin dall’antichità per le cave di granito sfruttate in epoca romana.
Rappresenta il punto più settentrionale in assoluto della Sardegna.

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