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Torre di Porto Scudo (Teulada Sardegna)

Torre di Porto Scudo (Teulada Sardegna)

Characteristics

Description

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.

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Torre di Porto Scudo (Teulada Sardegna)
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Cette tour est située sur le haut promontoire de la Punta della Torre, à l'E de Porto Zafferano.La tour de Porto Scudo fait partie d'un système de tours côtières qui ont été construites par les Aragonais au XVIe siècle sur les promontoires de la côte du sud de la Sardaigne pour repérer les pirates.
24/10/2012
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Joëlle
Torre di Porto Scudo (Teulada Sardegna)
24/10/2012
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Questa torre è situata sull'alto promontorio della Punta della torre, a E di Porto Zafferano.

La torre di Porto Scudo fa parte di un sistema di torri costiere che furono costruita dagli aragonesi nel XVI secolo sui promontori delle coste della Sardegna meridionale per avvistare i pirati saraceni.

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Torre di Porto Scudo (Teulada Sardegna)
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Sites around Torre di Porto Scudo (Teulada Sardegna)
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Porto Scudo (Sardegna)

0.6nm
Porto Scudo (Scuro) is a cove in a military zone, it is forbidden to approach.
24 Oct 12

Porto Zafferano (Sardegna)

0.5nm
250°
This small cove called also Cala Brigantina, is located inside the shooting zone of Teulada cape where it is strictly to anchor.
Like Cala Piombo, here anchorage is allowed usually from 20th of June and the 20th of September. Strictly forbidden the rest of the year. Usually an ...
24 Oct 12

Cala Piombo (Teulada Sardegna)

1.2nm
251°
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 di Teulada (Sardegna)

3.6nm
54°
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 D'Aligusta (Teulada Sardegna)

1.6nm
212°
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)

1.9nm
208°
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

Punta di Cala Piombo (Palmas Sardegna)

2.7nm
267°
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 ...
25 Oct 12

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

2.2nm
54°
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

Isola Rossa (Teulada Sardegna)

2.5nm
67°
Isola Rossa is 0.5 NM  S Punta Niedda. It is 54 m high, red and stands out from the coast. SE of the island is shaped like a saddle, but seen from the SW only a small hill is visible.
23 Oct 12

Cala Zafferaneddu (Palmas Sardegna)

2.4nm
299°
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

Portu Tramatzu (Teulada Sardegna)

2.6nm
55°
Portu Tramatzu is located W Teulada port, it is between two promontories and rocks that delimited at at each end, Punta Niedda to E and Punta Pala Levante to W.

A sandy beach borders the bay and facing it is Rossa island.
24 Oct 12

Punta Niedda (Teulada Sardegna)

2.8nm
57°
Niedda point is the S point of Porto di Teulada. It closes cala Tramatzu all'E.
23 Oct 12
Local Area

Golfo di Teulada (S Sardegna)

The deep Gulf of Teulada (Bay of Rossa Island) opens W  Saprtivento Cape between capo Malfatano and Capo Teulada. It is the furthest S point of Sardinia. Many small bays and coves characterize this area.

The E side of the gulf is high and barren and should not be closely approached.
21 Oct 12

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
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