Horta Marina

Horta

Marina

2.5








A marina formed of pontoons within two small harbours inside the larger port. The northern harbour shallows towards shore. Catamarans seen on the outer breakwater of the southern harbour. Supermarket 10min walk west.

200 berths. Access is restricted to 0hours either side of high-water. Visitors are welcome at: Outside of southern harbour.. Generally good.. Max Length 0m Max Depth 2.0m A crane is available. A ramp is available. Electric. Water. Showers. Toilets. Laundry facilities. Supermarket within 5min walk. Chandlery close by. Diesel and petrol available. VHF: 10. eMail: hortamarina@aptosa.com View or edit details in marina.wiki




"Horta (Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈɔɾtɐ] (listen)) is a municipality and city in the Portuguese archipelago of the Azores encompassing the island of Faial. The population in 2011 was 15,038 in an area of 173.06 square kilometres (66.82 sq mi) The city of Horta itself has a population of about 7,000.Horta's marina is a primary stop for yachts crossing the Atlantic Ocean, and its walls and walkways are covered with paintings created by visitors noting the names of their vessels, crews, and the years they visited. Peter's Cafe Sport is a bar located across from the marina that houses the island's scrimshaw museum, a collection of artifacts carved from whale tooth and jawbone. Peter's is a point of reference for transatlantic yachters and sailors." Wikipedia









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