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Torre di Flumentorgiu (Arbus Sardegna)

Torre di Flumentorgiu (Arbus Sardegna)

Characteristics

Description

Flumentorgiu tower, or Dei Corsari, belongs to the city of Arbus. It is conspicuous and very visible from seaward.

Built in 1500, it is 60 m above sea level, visible of  towers of San Giovanni of Sinis and Capo Pecora.
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Torre di Flumentorgiu (Arbus Sardegna)
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La tour de Flumentorgiu, ou tour des Corsaires, appartient à la ville de Arbus. Elle est bien visible du large.

Érigée en l'an 1500, elle se trouve à 60 m au dessus du niveau de la mer, en vue des tours de S.Giovanni, de Sinis e de Capo Pecora.

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La Torre di Flumentorgiu, o torre dei Corsari, appartiene a la comuna di Arbus. E' notevole dal largo.

Eretta nel 1500 si trova a 60m sul livello del mare, in vista delle torri di S.Giovanni di Sinis e della vedetta mobile di Capo Pecora.

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Porto Palma (Flomentorgiu Sardegna)

1nm
148°
In the last century, Porto Palma (Flomentorgiu) or Tonnara Flumentorgiu was a fishing village fished and work tuna, hence its name. This activity was then abandoned because it had become unproductive.

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Capo Frasca (Arbus Sardegna)

3.9nm
Frasca cape is the N extremity of Piana di Santadi, a plateau, which rises perpendicularly from the sea and is covered with vegetation.
It is also the S extremity of the Oristano gulf.
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La Caletta (Oristano Cabras Sardegna)

10nm
357°
La Caletta is a small cove that lies at the base of the cliffs of Capo San Marco.Located to the interior of Oristano Gulf, it is a natural shelter from the strong winds of the mistral.
The small beach marks the transition from the dead sea to the sea alive.
La Caletta is part ...
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Capo S. Marco (Sardegna)

10nm
357°
San Marco cape, limits Oristano Gulf to the N. It is a small peninsula connected to the mainland by a sandy isthmus.
It has a lighthouse, 16m high tower, with two terraces on a one-story house, all yellow.
S and N of the Isthmus, towers Vecchia and S. Giovanni are round and ...
9 Nov 12

Torre di San Giovanni di Sinis (Oristano Tharros Sardegna)

11nm
358°
San Giovanni tower (50 m high) is located 1 NM N of San Marco Cape, along the road that leads to the ancient city of Tharros.
9 Nov 12

San Giovanni di Sinis (Tharros Sardegna)

11nm
359°
The Phoenicians settled in Tharros to 800 BC,  then  came the turn of the Carthaginians in 500 BC.
Port Tharros became a place of passage and a strong center of commercial activity. Its privileged position within the Sinis peninsula, protected from the mistral, the fertility ...
9 Nov 12

Isola Mal-di-Ventre (Sardegna)

19nm
341°
Mal di Ventre island takes its name the difficulties encountered by sailors to navigate its waters.
Located opposite the Peninsula del Sunis, low and flat, 18 m high, it has an area of ​​80 hectares.
A light is shown from a structure, 4m high, standing on the summit of the ...
11 Nov 12

Torre del Sevo o Mosca (Turre Seu Sardegna)

13nm
351°
Sevo tower (1720) is near Terr'e Seu oasis, on a promontory 13 m high.
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Porto Turistico Torregrande (Oristano Sardegna)

13nm
Oristano marina is located in Torregrande marina.Protected from all winds.

Beware shoals seaweed and sand around the port entrance.

Access is through a channel bounded by yellow buoys (red and green at night), remain at the center of the channel.
Prevent your coming ...
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Isola Caogheddas (Sardegna)

13nm
350°
Few meters from the coast lies Caogheddas island NW tip of the tower Sevo.
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Baia di Portixeddu (Sardegna)

14nm
186°
By fine weather, you can anchor, by 6 m,  in front of Portixeddu beach, separated from the beach of San Nicolo of Buggeru by the river Mannu mouth.
7 Nov 12

Porto di Oristano (Santa Giusta) (Sardegna)

11nm
24°
Large commercial harbour in the center of the W coast of Sardinia, S Tirso river. Within the commercial harbor is a marina.To access run through the channel dredged to 13 m, marked by two luminous beacons. Tel: 0783 72262 Fax: 0783 359933 E-mail: oristano@guardiacostiera.it
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Local Area

Capo Altano a Capo S. Marco (Sardegna)

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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.
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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.
Îles méditerranéennesLes principales ...
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Golfo di Oristano (W Sardegna)

Oristano gulf is entered between Capo Frasca and Capo di San Marco, 5,5 NM , NNW.
The gulf has low, sandy, and gently sloping shores. In places, there are several whitish sand dunes, with patches of vegetation, backed by extensive lagoons and marshes.
Alternating succession ...
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