Capo Coda Cavallo (Sardegna)

Capo Coda Cavallo (Sardegna)

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This long peninsula beyond the promontory of Monte Petruso, extending into the Tyrrhenian Sea, has an end portion which is called "Capo Coda Cavallo" ("Queue of horse cape"), because of its curious shape.

This is the extreme point of the marine protected area of Tavolara / Coda Cavallo.

In front of the tip is Proratora island where you can visit a cave.
2012/10/3
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Joëlle
Cette longue presqu'île qui, au delà du promontoire de Monte Petruso, s'avance dans la mer Tyrrhénienne, a une partie terminale qui est appelée, en raison de sa forme curieuse, Capo Coda Cavallo ("Cap de la Queue de Cheval").

C'est le point extrême de l'aire maritime protégée de Tavolara/Coda Cavallo.

En face de la pointe se trouve l'îlot Proratora où l'on peut visiter une grotte.
2012/10/3
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Joëlle
Questa lunga penisola, che al di là del promontorio di Monte Petruso, si protende nel Mar Tirreno, presenta una porzione terminale che si chiama, per la sua forma curiosa, Capo Coda Cavallo.

Questo è il punto estremo della zona marina protetta di Tavolara / Coda Cavallo.

Di fronte alla punta è Proratora isola dove si può visitare una grotta.
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Isola Tavolara (Sardegna)

3.9nm
349°
Tavolara island is a limestone massif 6 kilometres long and 500 m wide, and 565 m high.The overhanging cliffs make it inaccessible, with the exception of a bay and a beach that is located at each end of the island, Spalmatore di Fuori northeast (military zone) and Spalmatore di Terra ...
7 May 14
Joëlle

Isola Molara (Sardegna)

1.6nm
358°
Isola Molara, private island, S Tavolara island, 158m high, is undulating and partially cultivated.The coasts are high and rocky at E (Punta Levante et Punta di Sirocco), they are more practicable with the few beaches and coves located in NW (Cala Cala Chiesa e Spagnola).We see a ...
3 Oct 12
Joëlle

Golfo degli Aranci (Sardegna)

9.7nm
331°
Degli Aranci gulf is is bounded, on the N, by the peninsula of which Capo Figari is the E extremity.This gulf is sheltered from NE and NW winds. Strong SE winds send in a heavy sea and storms from the N and E cause a considerable swell in the gulf. During offshore winds, which are ...
28 Sep 12
Joëlle

Baia di capo Coda Cavallo

0.2nm
242°
Coda Cavallo bay, S Capo Coda Cavallo and Proratora islet, affords anchorage, in depths of 10 to 14m, sheltered from all winds excluding Maestrale.
3 Oct 12
Joëlle

Baia Salinedda (Isola Rossa Sardegna)

1.1nm
232°
Salinedda bay is S capo Coda Cavallo.It is bordered by a long white sand beach, with with basically a lagoon.

It is protected by the opposite Rossa island.Anchor in7/8 m.
4 Oct 12
Joëlle

Isolotto Molarotto e scoglie Cervi (Sardaigne)

2.5nm
55°
A 15 NM E Molara Island, Molarotto island (51 m) is conical and reddish because it consists of granite. This is the ultimate outpost of land before the open sea.

Cervi rocks, or Three Brothers'rocks, extend between Molara and Molarotto.

The passage between these ...
3 Oct 12
Joëlle