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Torre del Falcone (Stintino Sardegna)

Torre del Falcone (Stintino Sardegna)

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Falcone tower (1577) is a tower  that is part of the fortified structures which, from the Middle Ages to the mid-nineteenth century, formed the defensive system of warning and communication of the coast of Sardinia.

It is situated at the top of Falcone cape, at 189 m a.s.l.
21/11/2012
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Joëlle
Torre del Falcone (Stintino Sardegna)
21/11/2012
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La tour del Falcone (1577) est une tour qui fait partie des structures fortifiées qui, depuis le Moyen Age à la moitié du XIXe siècle, formaient le système défensif de l'alerte et de la communication de la côte de la Sardaigne.Elle est située au sommet du cap Falcone, à 189 m au-dessus du niveau de la mer.
21/11/2012
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Joëlle
Torre del Falcone (Stintino Sardegna)
21/11/2012
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Joëlle
La torre del Falcone (1577) è una torre che fa parte del complesso di strutture fortificate che, dall'alto medioevo sino alla metà del diciannovesimo secolo, hanno costituito il sistema difensivo, di avvistamento e di comunicazione della fascia costiera della Sardegna.

E' Situata sulla cima dell'omonimo promontorio, a 189 m s.l.m.

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Area Marina Protetta di Capo Caccia - I. Piana (Sardegna)

21nm
180°
The park begins at Capo Galera to continue toward the gulf of Porto Conte that is protected by two promontories, Punta Giglio and Capo Caccia-Monte Timidone. The marine protected area embraces the stretch of sea to the north-west of Punta Cristallo.Almost all of the park consists ...
20 Nov 12

Isola Piana (Stintino Sardegna)

1.5nm
43°
Piana Island (23 m high) can ideally be considered as the link between Stintino Peninsula, bordered to the north by Capo Falcone and the island of Asinara. Its name comes from the flatness and surface low and steady. It is close to nearby beaches of Pelosa and Pelosetta, of Stintino.
The ...
21 Nov 12

Capo del Falcone (Sardegna)

0.8nm
21°
Cape Falcone, located NW extreme tip of Sardinia, is extended by a small peninsula whose summit rises to 190 m and is surmounted by the Falcone  tower that is conspicuous.

The Aragonese Tower of Pelosa, gave the name to the beach which is in front.

The small island ...
21 Nov 12

YC L'Ancora Stintino (Sardegna)

1nm
82°
The small harbour is located at about 0,9 MN WNW of Punta Negra. It is private, but visitors can found berth towards the end of the breakwater.
The club is friendly and the place really nice.
The sandy bottom is good holding.Beautiful sandy beach.Depth: de 0,60 à 1,80 m
Tel: 079.527085 ...
21 Nov 12

Passaggio della Pelosa (Stintino Sardegna)

1nm
53°
It is the S passage of Isola Piana. It is avaible only to small craft.
21 Nov 12

Baia della Pelosa (Stintino Sardegna)

1.1nm
68°
It is possible to anchor in Pelosa pass, except with E winds. In this case we can take refuge in Stintino port.
21 Nov 12

Punta Scoglietti (Stintino Sardegna)

1.3nm
213°
Scoglietti point is 2,5 NM SSW of Falcone cape. It is low and rocky.It should not be approached closer than 0,5 NM because of the fringing rocks and shoals.
21 Nov 12

Punta Negra (Stintino Sardegna)

1.7nm
98°
Punta Negra is the first tip to SE Falcone Cape. It is the end of the S passage of Pelosa. It is low and overwhelmed by rocks.
21 Nov 12

Baia di Porto Conte (Sardegna)

21nm
180°
Porto Conte is a natural bay between Punta del Giglio and Caccia cape.Along E shore of the bay, on a projecting point, we see Porto Conte village, with the tower Nuova, which is backed by a turret with a light.You can anchor anywhere. The bay offers shelter from all winds.
Mount ...
18 Nov 12

Baia dell'isola Piana (Asinara Sardegna)

1.6nm
47°
This bay is fantastic! You can spend the night at anchor in tranquility, by 4/5 m of sandy bottom with some rocks.
21 Nov 12

Stintino - Porto Mannu (Sardegna)

1.8nm
126°
Super small fishing village composed of two deep 'Calas'.

South Porto Minore frequented by fishermen.
North Porto Mannu, friendly little marina.Mannu Port: can be used by vessels with 2.3 m Max draft. 300 b. incl. 30 visit.(<13 m) T./F. 523381Mail: stintino@guardiacostiera.itThe ...
21 Nov 12

Stintino - Porto Minore (Sardegna)

1.9nm
131°
Port Stintino arises from a peninsula that is split into two parts: the N (Mannu port) and the S (Minore port).

Port Minore: depths are not high. Access is dangerous because is a shoal between the lighthouse and the city.

110 b.  (<30 m)
Quay depth: 0,40 à ...
21 Nov 12
Local Area

Sardegna North West

The Gulf of Asinara has no particular difficulty outside the Mistral blows particularly hard.
The Asinara was declared National Park and homes a penitentiary. The Fornelli pass, located between Asinara island and Piana island, can be very dangerous in rough seas and at ...
18 Apr 14

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 ...
19 Oct 17

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

Golfo dell'Asinara

The Gulf Asinara opens between Caprara tip, N-terminus of Asinara island, and Tramontana point. Meanwhile W is formed by Asinara island. Its S side is low and sometime swampy.S Punta Negra Stintino harbour offers a good shelter.Between the coast and Asinara island, is Piana island, ...
22 Nov 12
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