Otok Premuda Zadar

Otok Premuda Zadar

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Localisation

Otok Premuda Zadar
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Characteristics

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Description

Premuda is located northwest of Otok Skarda which it is separated by a channel about 0.9 m wide (Premuda Vrata). The tips of each side of the channel are overwhelmed shoals and should not be approached too closely.

The coast is home to 2 W moorings and a small port and there is a pier for the ferry in Uvala Loza E. By Bora  the Ferry dock is at Luka Krijal, the other side of the island.

The village of Premuda is on a hillside between Luka and Krijal Uvala Loza.

Premuda is famous for its diving spots. Siroka bay, on the SW coast of Premuda, is a famous point of diving. The famous cave, named "Cathedral" is in this bay.

Among others Premuda Island is known for the sunken ship Szent Istvan located some miles further to the open sea. This famous ship appertained to Teggethoff fleet under Austro-Hungarian navy. Teggethoff fleet was made up of 4 ships: Sz. Istvan, Prinz Eugen, Teggethoff and Viribus Unitis. The ship Szent Istvan is the only of them to survive.

The islands are located Kamenjak Lutrosnjak and in front of his Northwest Coast.
2011/09/17
Update
Jojo
Premuda se situe au NW de Otok Skarda dont elle est séparée par un chenal d'environ 0,9 M de large (Premuda Vrata). Les pointes de chaque côté du chenal sont débordées de hauts-fonds et ne doivent pas être approchées de trop près.
La côte W abrite 2 mouillages et un petit port et il y a un quai pour le Ferry dans Uvala Loza sur la côte E.
Par Bora le Ferry accoste au quai de Luka Krijal de l'autre côté de l'île.

Le village de Premuda est à flanc de colline entre Luka Krijal et Uvala Loza.

Premuda est réputée pour ses spots de plongée. La baie de Siroka, sur la côte SW de Premuda, est un fameux spot de plongée. La célèbre grotte nommée "Cathédrale" se trouve dans cette baie.

Parmi les nombreuses épaves de Premuda il y a celle de Szent Istvan située à quelques miles au large. Ce fameux bateau appartenait à la flotte de Teggethoff de la marine austro-hongroise. La flotte de Teggethoff était composée de 4 navires: Sz Istvan, Prinz Eugen, Teggethoff et Virbus Unitis. Le navire Szent Istvan est le seul d'entre eux qui n'ait pas coulé.

Les îlots Lutrosnjak et Kamenjak sont situées devant sa côte nord-ouest.
2011/09/17
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Jojo
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Flying distances - Direct line

Olipski Kanal

6nm
56°
Olipski Kanal leads NNW between the E side of Otok Silba and the W side of Otok Olib and merges into the N end of Pohlipski Kanal.
This channel is deep and has a minimum navigable width of 0.7 mile. It is often used by vessels proceeding to and from Zadar.
Good anchorage is ...
18 Sep 11
Jojo

Otok Olib Zadar

7.4nm
65°
Otok Olib is located E of O. Silba. It belongs to Zadar archipelago.The island has been inhabited since Roman times. The residents bought their island in 1900. The only village on the island was established around the port.
To the east of the island you will find some small hidden ...
27 Jul 11
Jojo

Kvarnerica Vrata

5.1nm
359°
Kvarnericka Vrata, 5 miles wide, is the principal channel leading between the open sea and the S part of Mali Kvarneric. It lies between Otok Premuda and Otok Silba, on the S side, and Otok Ilovik, on the N side.
4 Aug 11
Jojo

Otok Silba

4.1nm
47°
Silba is a small island, 8 km long where  there are no vehicles and no hotels. Inhabited since Roman times, the Latin "silva" (forest) which gave its name to the island is covered with trees.On the island there are shops, restaurants and taverns, caffe bars, post office, ...
27 Jul 11
Jojo

Kanal Nove Povljane Vir

20nm
91°
Kanal Nove Povljane, entered between Otok Vir and the SE end of Otok Pag, leads 5 miles SE into Ninski Zaliv.
Shoals at the inner end of this channel restrict the fairway to a width of about 250m, with a controlling depth of 8m. Vessels with a draft of over 6m are advised not to ...
23 Jul 11
Jojo

Rivanjski Kanal

19nm
121°
Rivanjski Kanal continues NW from the N end of Srednji Kanal and leads between Otok Rivanj andOtok Sestrunj.
It is generally used by vessels proceeding between Srednji and Zadarski Kanals.
Otocic Tri Sestrice, a group of islets and rocks, extend up to 2 miles NW of Rt Zanavin, ...
9 Sep 11
Jojo