Golden Sands Marina, Zlatni Pjasaci, Varna, Bulgaria
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General - Golden Sands Marina lies on the Bulgarian coast on the Black Sea. Shelter is excellent.
Position - 43º 18' N 28º 03' E
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Approach & Entrance;
From the south - The breakwater can be seen from a mile or so off. Care must be taken to avoid Monastery Reef to the SE. It is normally marked with a buoy.
From the north - There is a large flat valley that can be readily identified. Golden Sands Marina lies just to the S of this valley. The breakwater can be seen from a mile or so off. Care must be taken of the fishing nets strung from poles 100m to the E of the breakwater.
To enter - Enter between the breakwater heads.
Berths - Where directed by the marina officials. There are some laid moorings.
Marina Contact ;
VHF Ch - 7, 16
Formalities - Zlatni Pjasaci is a port of entry and the marina office will arrange for the authorities to visit the yacht.
Maximum Length -
Water - On the pontoons.
Electric - On the pontoons.
Diesel & Petrol - By arrangement with the marina office.
Other Facilities & Services - Some repairs can be carried out. Showers
Chandlers/Ships Store - Not Known
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Fishing Tackle - Not Known
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Shopping - Limited and very expensive. This is not a place to provision the yacht.
Eating Out - Numerous restaurants, bars and cafes catering to the many tourists.
Local Area - Excellent beach. The resort of Balchik has a fine botanical garden. Kranevo is a pleasant unspoiled village. Adadzha monastery, carved out of limestone cliffs, is a good walk away.
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