Puerto de Vinaroz, Castellon de la Plana, Valencia, Spain
General - Puerto de Vinaroz is a large commercial, fishing and yachting harbour on the Costa del Azahar on the E coast of Spain. Easy to approach and enter but be aware of several fish farms n the area
Position - 40º 27.5' N 0º 28.6' E
Charts - British Admiralty 1701 1458 Spanish 4842, 485, 837 French 7296, 4720
Approach & Entrance;
From the south - Pass the conspicuous castle at Peniscola and the harbour wall and town of Benicarlo will be seen. The coast from here on is of low sandy coloured cliffs. The harbour walls of Vinaroz, some high rise buildings and a tall chimney and crane will be seen in the close approach.
From the north - The high range of hills, the Sierra Montsia, which backs the flat delta of the Rio Ebro, is easily recognized. Puerto de Vinaroz lies to the S of this feature. Some high rise buildings and a tall chimney and crane will be seen in the close approach.
To enter - Round the head of the E breakwater at 50m. Leave the western breakwater to port and head for the pontoon in the W of the harbour.
Berths - Secure to a vacant berth in the W of the harbour.
Marina Contact ;
VHF Ch - 9
Maximum Length -
Water - On the pontoons.
Electric - On the pontoons.
Diesel - On the fuel berth
Other Facilities & Services - Hull repairs to metal or wood. Engine repairs. Slipways. Cranes. The Sociedad Deportiva Nautica has showers.
Chandlers - Within the marina complex
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Fishing Tackle - Not Known
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Shopping - Good range of shops and a market in the town of Vinaroz.