Cala Francesce

Cala Francesce

This is the site of Cava Francese, one of the oldest granite quarries in Sardinia, a quiet mooring site.

Hidden among the rocks, it is one of the few bays on the west coast of La Maddalena, opposite the island of Spargi. It is a quiet mooring spot with good shelter from the 1st and 2nd quarter winds, except those from the west. The beach has crystal clear waters with a bed that is excellent for fishing. The bay is very popular with tourists as it is the site of Cava Francese, one of the oldest granite quarries in Sardinia.

Sea coordinates:  41°13'13.14"N, 09°22'39.26"E.