Quartu gulf lies between Foxi tower and S. Elia cape, in the Cagliari Gulf.It is not recommended to anchor in the Quartu bay.Ancorage is also prohibited in a strip between the bearings to 314 ° of Mezza Spiaggia tower and 316 ° to the S. Elia E end cape and extending to 7 NM of shore.
Chia tower was built on a promontory in 1639. The construction was part of the defensive network composed of the coastal towers, set up between the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries by the Crown of Spain against the incursions of the Barbary pirates. The Tower of Chia had two guns.
Pula cape is a conical rock connected to the mainland by a sandbar where are few houses and a church. It is the W entry into the Gulf of Cagliari. At W Cape we see some important ruins on the shore of Port of Pula.
Coltellazzo rock beyond E Pula cape, is dominated by the ...