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Punta di Cala Piombo (Palmas Sardegna)

Punta di Cala Piombo (Palmas Sardegna)

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Description

Cala Piombo point has a tower which  was built in 1639. It also lies within the polygon Military of Cape Teulada, on a hill 193 m high.

In about1/2 NM of the promontory is a reef (secca di cala Piombo) that rises up to 2 m from the surface and in the past, was responsible of many shipwrecks as shown by the remains found by divers during all these years.
25/10/2012
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Punta di Cala Piombo (Palmas Sardegna)
Punta di Cala Piombo (Palmas Sardegna)
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La pointe de cala Piombo porte une tour qui fut édifiée en 1639. Elle aussi se trouve à l'intérieur du polygone militaire de Cap Teulada, sur un promontoire haut de 193 m.

A environ 1/2 MN du promontoire se trouve un récif (secca di cala Piombo) qui s'élève jusqu'à 2 m de la surface et qui, dans le passé, fut responsable de plusieurs naufrages comme en témoignent les vestiges trouvés par les plongeurs pendant toutes ces années.

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Punta di Cala Piombo (Palmas Sardegna)
Punta di Cala Piombo (Palmas Sardegna)
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La punta de Cala Piombo ha una torre che fu edificata intorno al1639. Anch'essa si trova all'interno del poligono militare di Capo Teulada, sopra il promontorio, a 193 m di altezza.

A circa mezzo miglio dal promontorio viè una secca (secca di cala Piombo) che affiora sino a 2 m dalla superficie, che in passato, è stata la causa di numerosi naufragi, come testimoniano i cimeli rinvenuti dai sub in tutti questi anni.

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Punta di Cala Piombo (Palmas Sardegna)
Punta di Cala Piombo (Palmas Sardegna)
Cala Piombo tower
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Punta di Cala Piombo (Palmas Sardegna)
Punta di Cala Piombo (Palmas Sardegna)
Secca di Punta Cala Piombo
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Sites around Punta di Cala Piombo (Palmas Sardegna)
Flying distances - Direct line

Cala Zafferaneddu (Palmas Sardegna)

1.4nm
27°
Cala Zafferaneddu is still one of the numerous coves that is in the area of ​​the polygon Teulada military, it is accessible only during the summer.

It is characterized by a mixture of pebbles and sand and white and has the distinction of having the highest sand dunes covered ...
25 Oct 12

Cala Piombo (Teulada Sardegna)

1.6nm
101°
Cala Piombo is a large bay that lies between Punta della cala Piombo to Punta Aligusta. It is well sheltered to S and SE winds. It is lined by a small beach on the SE side.Better not anchor here with strong north-westerly wind (Mistral) because it has the tendency to turn and come ...
25 Oct 12

Porto Zafferano (Sardegna)

2.2nm
93°
This small cove called also Cala Brigantina, is located inside the shooting zone of Teulada cape where it is strictly to anchor.
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24 Oct 12

Torre di Porto Scudo (Teulada Sardegna)

2.7nm
89°
This tower is located on the high promontory of Punta della Torre, to E of Porto Zafferano.
The tower of Porto Scudo is part of a system of coastal towers that were built by the Aragonese in the sixteenth century on the headlands of the coast of southern Sardinia to spot pirates.
24 Oct 12

Cala D'Aligusta (Teulada Sardegna)

2.2nm
124°
Cala d'Aligusta is between Teulada cape and d'Aligusta point, to W side of cape. It is inside the military polygon of Teulada cape.
It is a very small cove, very open to W winds. The small pebble beach is full of fragments brought by the storms.La cala d'Aligastro has a cave that ...
25 Oct 12

Capo Teulada (Sardegna)

2.4nm
131°
Capo Teulada is forms the southern tip of Sardinia. It is a rocky cliff, 223 m high, which ends at S a peninsula whose slope gradually at N and decreases to the low sandy isthmus that connects the coast.
The entire Cape Teulada is, from the fifties, a military firing. Military ...
3 Oct 12

Porto Pino (Palmas Sardegna)

3.7nm
355°
Porto Pino is bordered in its southern part by a rocky coastline with high dunes. N coast is formed instead of a low range. The tip Menga limits Porto Pino W. A lagoon, behind the sand dunes, homes  several colonies of flamingos.

This huge sandy bay provides anchorage ...
26 Oct 12

Porto Scudo (Sardegna)

2.8nm
76°
Porto Scudo (Scuro) is a cove in a military zone, it is forbidden to approach.
24 Oct 12

Punta Menga (Porto Pino Sardegna)

3.8nm
348°
Punta Menga (or Punta Candiani) is located W Porto Pino. It is covered with low végétation and is 31 m high. The tip is known locally as Candiani. The name comes from the anti-aircraft battery-called anti-ship, of Admiral Camillo Candiani, located on Punta Menga.
26 Oct 12

Cala Pinetto (Palmas Sardegna)

4.1nm
347°
This small cove is just N punta Manga.It offers a good ancorage only by good weather or with Sirrocco.
26 Oct 12

Porto di Teulada (Sardegna)

6.1nm
69°
Porto Teulada is a small bay that lies in N Teulada gulf.W bay, Rossa island stands on the coast.Anchorage by 16 m . Beware to shoals tha lie NE of the Niedda point.
22 Oct 12

Cala S'Ortixeddu o Spiaggia degli americani (Teulada Sardegna)

4.8nm
73°
The long bay of S'Ortixeddu, called also "Americans beach", is clamped between Punta Pala di Levante tip at E and Punta Pirastu to W. Rocks protect it from the wind.
This is a beautiful and wild aera where you can anchor.
24 Oct 12
Local Area

Golfo di Palmas (Sardegna)

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The gulf is open to ...
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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 ...
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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.
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