Otok Bisevo

Otok Bisevo

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Localisation

Characteristics

Island / Atoll

Description

Bisevo is located SW of Vis, 4 NM Komiza. This small inhabited island has an area of 5.8 sq. km. The highest point is Strazenica (239 m). The islanders live from fishing and agriculture.
On its shores steep, there are many caves, the most famous is the Blue Cave (18 m long, 6 m high and 6 m deep) which is accessible only by boat and located in the bay of Balun.
Bisevo Island is also known for the beautiful bays, the best known is the bay Porat.
2011/05/24
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Jojo
Otok Bisevo
Otok Bisevo
2011-05-24
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Jojo
Bisevo est située au SW de Vis, à 4 NM de Komiza. Cette petite île habitée a une superficie de 5,8 km². Le point le plus haut est Strazenica (239 m). Les habitants de l’île vivent de la pêche et de l'agriculture.

Sur ses rivages raides, il y a de nombreuses cavernes, la plus célèbre est la caverne bleue (18 m de long, 6 m de haut et 6 m de profondeur) qui n'est accessible que par bateau, et qui se trouve dans la baie de Balun.
L’île de Bisevo est également connue pour ces belles baies, la plus connue est la baie de Porat (Bisevska).

2011/05/24
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Flying distances - Direct line

Otok Svetac (Andrija)

11nm
287°
Otok Svetac (Andrija), 305m high, lies 13 miles ESE of Otocic Jabuka and is generally steep-to. The coast of the island is rocky and reddish in color on the NW side. Its SW end is fronted by a few rocks. Hrid Kamik, a dark and jagged above-water rock, lies 0.7 mile W of the SW extremity ...
25 May 11
Jojo

Bisevski Kanal

2.6nm
54°
Bisevski Kanal, 2.2 miles wide, leads between Otok Bisevo and Otok Vis. This channel, in good weather, can be used to advantage to shorten the route out of the Adriatic. However, in winter with strong winds and currents it is best avoided.
24 May 11
Jojo

Luka Bisevska

0.6nm
347°
Bisevska Luka is a cove in the W coast of Bisevo.
Suitable only as a temporary refuge from the bora. When other winds start blowing, especially westerlies or south westerlies, yachts should leave without delay.
It provides no adequate shelter from the sirocco either, since this ...
24 May 11
Jojo

Uvala Balun Bisevo

0.7nm
62°
Balun is a cove in the E coast of the island of Bisevo, just S after Hr Tocac .The famous Blue Cave (Modra spilja) is situated in this cove. At noon, when the sea is calm, sunrays penetrating into the cave through an underwater opening are reflected from the white bottom, ...
7 May 18
Jojo

Rt Kobila Bisevo

1.1nm
34°
A light is shown from the extremity of a small promontory, Rt Kobila, on the NE side of the island.
24 May 11
Jojo

Otoci Pakleni

20nm
55°
Plakeni islands, or Cursed Islands, are located at the W and S of Hvar town.

The islands are rocky, covered with bushes and trees. They are usually deserted, except in summer.
They offer many choices of moorings sheltered and there is a marina Palmizana.The islands'name ...
26 May 11
Jojo