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Starogradski Zaljev Hvar

Starogradski Zaljev Hvar

Characteristics

Description

Starogradski is a large deep bay, open to the NW, which houses the city and the port of Stari Grad on its SE end.
There are several bays, including its N side, where it is possible to anchor. On the other side there is an anchor in front Gradisce.
31/05/2011
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Jojo
Starogradski est une grande baie profonde, ouverte au NW, qui abrite la ville et le port de Stari Grad à son extrémité SE.
Il y a plusieurs baie, notamment sur sa côte N, où il est possible de mouiller. De l'autre côté il y a un mouillage devant Gradisce.
31/05/2011
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Jojo
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Otoci Pakleni

Plakeni islands, or Cursed Islands, are located at the W and S of Hvar town.

The islands are rocky, covered with bushes and trees. They are usually deserted, except in summer.
They offer many choices of moorings sheltered and there is a marina Palmizana.The islands'name ...
26 May 11

Pakleni Kanal

Pakleni Kanal lies between Pakleni Otoci and Otok Hvar.
It is a deep and wide channel, with access at both ends, which leads to Luka Hvar.
This channel is frequented by small vessels with local knowledge and affords good shelter from the bora, although heavy squalls may be encountered.
The ...
30 May 11

Otok Ciovo

Ciovo is an island in the center of the Dalmatian archipelago. This is an area of 28.8 acres (15.3 km length, width of 3.5 km). It culminates at 218 m (Mount Rudin).
O. Ciovo forms the SW side of the entrance and inner part of Kastelanski Zaliv.
At East side, Ciovo is 2km from ...
7 Aug 11

Otok Sveti Klement Pakleni

The island Sveti Klement is the largest of the "Pakleni Otoci".
Its area is 5.27 square kilometers and it has 29.891 km of rocky coasts.
A portion of the island, whose highest peak, Glavica, is 94 m high, is covered with scrub and pine woods.
The island is surrounded by ...
27 May 11

Uvala Vela Luka Korcula

Zaljev Vela Luka is a large bay on the E O. Korcula. Many coves occupy the bay. At the bottom of it is the port of Vela Luka, an active and well sheltered.
Easily identifiable by day or night, you can enter this great bay in all weather.
Dangers in the general approach are the ...
21 May 11

Luka Tiha Hvar

This large bay on the N side of Starogradski Zaljev is wide and deep. It has several coves offering safe anchorage.
Entering, attention to the rock on the peak W, Mali Rati.
The various parts of the bay provide every direction.
31 May 11

Uvala Zavala Hvar

Luka Zavala is located on the N coast of Starograski Zaljev.Open to SW.Anchor by 8 m.
31 May 11

Uvala Gracisce Hvar

Uvala Gracisce is situated on the coast of S Starogradski Zaljev.
Exposed to winds from N and NE.
Anchor by 12 m.
31 May 11

Uvala Vlaska Hvar

Luka Vlaska is a bay protected from all directions except the NW.
We anchor between 4 and 12 m.
31 May 11

Uvala Zukova Hvar

Uvala Zukova is located N coast Hvar, at the begining of the peninsula that protects Starogradski Zaljev.
Anchor by 12 to 6 m.
Open to the N and NE.
31 May 11

Otok Scedro Hvar

Otok Scedro lies 3 miles E of Hridi Lukavci.
It is 2,7 km off the S coast of island of Hvar.The inhabited island is elevated at each end and slopes towards the sea in the middle. Its coastline includes many coves where you can get wet. The two most popular are Uvala Uvala Lovisce ...
25 May 11

Luka Stari Grad Hvar

Stari Grad ("Stari" translates as "old " and "grad" as "city" in Croatian). One of the oldest cities in Europe, is at the end of Starogradski Zaljev.
The oldest part of Stari Grad is a protected World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
No danger in the approach.
Stari Grad is a ferry ...
31 May 11
Local Area

Hvarski Kanal

Hvarski Kanal, which is 1.8 miles wide at its narrowest part, leads between the N side of Otok Hvar and the S side of Otok Brac.
Although this channel is deep and clear, it is seldom used except by vessels proceeding to Makarska from the W.
2 Jun 11

Splitsko-dalmatinska županija (Split-Dalmatia County)

Split Dalmatia county covers theS  part of Dalmatia. The main town is Split, Croatia's second largest city by population and it is the largest city in Dalmatia.
Split is situated on a peninsula between the part E of the Gulf of Kastela and the Split Channel.
The city is ...
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

Winds—WeatherBora is the name of the cold and dry NE or N wind which blows with great strength and affects the Adriatic Sea in the cool season. It is much less frequent and generally much weaker in summer. This wind is felt strongly along both sides of the Adriatic and is especially ...
30 Jul 11

Adriatic Sea

The Adriatic Sea is a body of water separating the Italian Peninsula from the Balkan peninsula, and is a part of the Mediterranean Sea. The western coast is Italian, while the eastern coast runs mostly along Croatia, but lesser parts belong to Slovenia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, ...
16 Jul 12
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