Golfe de la Revellata

Golfe de la Revellata

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Golfe de la Revellata
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Golfe de la Revellata
Mouillage au N.
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Remarkable peninsula west of Calvi, advancing 6.5 km into the sea and 150 m high and supporting the flagship of the same name, one of the most important of Corsica.
The  "grotte des veaux marins"  ("Cave of seals") W on the cliff is home unfortunately monk seal since 1979.

Other attractions in the area: the Oceanographic Studies Center at the tip of the peninsula and the traces of the Neolithic of the Punta di Oscelluccia.

Two berths are available in the Bay Revelatta. One south in the bay itself more open to libeccio that cross the pass above or one in a small cove on the north of Oscelluccia.

Do not go farther north (the lighthouse Revellata) anchorage is prohibited around a center of research.
2012/06/6
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Presqu'île remarquable à l'Ouest de Calvi s'avançant de 6,5 km dans la mer sur 150 m de hauteur et supportant le phare du même nom, l'un des plus importants de Corse.

La "grotte des veaux marins" sur la falaise W n'abrite malheureusement plus de phoques moines depuis 1979. 

Autres curiosités du coin : le Centre d'Etudes Océanographiques à l'extrémité de la presqu'île et les traces de peuplement néolithique de la Punta di l'Oscelluccia.

Deux mouillages sont possibles en baie de la Revelatta. Un au Sud dans la baie elle même plus ouvert au libeccio qui franchi le col au dessus ou un dans la petite anse de l'Oscelluccia au nord.

Ne pas remonter plus vers le nord ( le phare de la Revellata ) le mouillage est interdit autour d'un centre de recherche.
2012/05/11
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Sites around Golfe de la Revellata

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Reserve naturelle de Scandola - Natural Park of Scandola

13nm
210°
The nature reserve, which is part of the Regional Natural Park of Corsica, occupies the Scandola peninsula, an impressive, porphyritic rock mass. The vegetation is an outstanding example of scrubland. Seagulls, cormorants and sea eagles can be found there. The clear waters, with their ...
15 May 12
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Cap Sagro - Bastia

34nm
72°
Capo Sagro is located at 11 NM. S Finocchiarola islands. He has a signal station and a semaphore rises N of it.
Mount Merizatodio, 778 m high, is 1.5 MN to W Cape and dominates the immediate area. The village of Erbalunga, situated 1.5 miles SSW of Capo Sagro, stands on the S ...
6 May 12
Jojo

Porto Vecchio (Balagne)

0.9nm
268°
West of Calvi, Porto Vecchio bay, (not to be confused with the city to the south of Corsica) extends deep into the shore steep and high.
It offers good shelter from the north wind in the East, but no by Libeccio. Beware of rocks, 17m high, in the southern part which ...
11 May 12
Jojo

Phare de la Revellata

0.8nm
316°
The Revellata lighthouse (he white light: two pieces 10 sec.), 97m high, is the focal point of most routes from the mainland.
The fire at the end of the tip is visible in clear weather until more than 24 miles and its radio beacon can be heard 100 miles, almost from the ...
11 May 12
Jojo

Calvi

1.2nm
89°
The Citadel was founded in 1268 by the Genoese and helped to push many attacks. The last date of August 1794 which made ​​6000 English siege of the city. It is said that Christopher Columbus was born in Calvi houses around the harbor which provide small alleys connected by staircases.
Beautiful ...
10 May 12
Jojo

Baie de Nichiareto

2.8nm
203°
N cap CAVALLO, Nichiareto bay offers a suitable anchorage by Libeccio, but none by Mistral. It is recommended to anchor or in front of the beach by 6 to 7 m on a sandy bottom, rocks and seaweed, just in the east of the small point Bianca where protection against Libeccio ...
11 May 12
Jojo