The new sites
Anse de la FigueraCove of Figiera or Figuera. An anchorage well sheltered from SOUTH WEST winds. Go around the islet of La Figuera to the north. You can anchor behind in 4-7m, bottom of sand and grass. Do not try to pass between the islet and the coast, the passage is blocked by a reef.
Plage Terre SacréeAnchorage along the Sanguinaires road. Coming from the West don't sail close to the coast because of the marine farms. Gently sloping bottom do not allow approaching the beach.
Plage de GradiAnchorage by good weather. Depth of 10m with a bottom of sands, rocks and algae. Wind sometimes swirling at the foot of the cliff.
Mooring prohibited at night.
Cabo de SalinasLighthouse placed 60 meters from the coast to avoid sea waves. It was inaugurated on August 31, 1863.
In 1960 the lighthouse was electrified. Now it works thanks to solar panels It emits three flashes every 20 seconds.
Seven Commandos BeachThe stunning" Seven Commandos Beach" is a beautiful beach located below the spectacular limestone cliffs for which El Nido is famous. The white sand beach is wide and clean, for swimming and snorkeling. Some refreshments available, a bit pricey.
Nautical Guides - Ebooks in pdf format to be downloaded
Ebooks in ".pdf' format adapted to tablet display. Each one groups in one document a complete sailing area. Due to the size of the document, download time can be long.