Marina di Aquileia

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45°45.441'N, 013°21.427'E Chart icon.png
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Marina di Aquileia, Grado
Radio VHF channel Try calling on VHF channel 09 or 16
Phone +39 0431 91041
Fax +39 0431 919241
E-mail info@marinadiaquileia.com
Berths 300
Max. length 18 metres
Max. draft 4.5 metres
Fuel No fuel station
Water Yes, at all berths
Electricity Yes, 220v, at all berths
Toilets Yes
Showers Yes
Laundry Yes (planned)
Internet No
Cable TV No
Hours ?
Address Località Ca'Ara, 33051 Aquileia (UD), Italy
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Berths in Marina di Aquileia
Berths and lift out bay in Marina di Aquileia

Marina di Aquileia is a large residential and marina development lying on the N side of the lagoon of Grado, 1.5 miles up the Natissa river and half a mile S of the historic town of Aquileia. The marina is a total of 5.5 miles from the lagoon entrance. It offers 300 berths for yachts of up to 18 metres in depths of 2.5 - 4.5 metres. The marina is a good base for exploring the remains of the important Roman town of Aquileia and the excellent archaeological museum.

Marina radio contact

Try calling Marina di Aquileia on VHF channel 09 or 16. You may have better luck if you telephone or email in advance for berthing information and reservations.

Navigation/Approach

The entrance to the Grado lagoon lies at World icon.png 45°39.6′N, 13°20.9′E, where there is a fairway buoy just under two miles offshore. Dangerous sandbanks extend for almost two miles on both sides of the entrance, so approach is only safe from this buoy, near high water and in settled weather. Approach should be made on a course of 040 degrees. The entrance channel, which is dredged to a depth of just 3.0 metres, is marked by piles on either side. Once inside the entrance, the channel forks. Take the port hand channel, which turns W then N towards the Natissa river and the Marina di Aquileia. This channel is marked with posts as far as the river entrance. The marina entrance is to starboard 1.5 miles upstream from the entrance. Depths in this channel can be as little as 2.0 metres at low water, so entry is not advised except close to high water. Yachts with a draft of over 2.0 metres should avoid Aquileia altogether.

Berthing

Berthing assistance available. Berths are in a large basin on five pontoons and associated quays. All berths are equipped with mooring posts for four-point mooring. A length of 70 metres along the quay is reserved for yachts in transit.

Marina facilities

  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming pool
  • Clubhouse
  • Tennis court
  • Holiday accommodation

Repairs/Yard

Boatyard. Slipway. Travel lift (50 T). Fixed crane (12 T). Hard standing (on grass). Engine, electrical and electronic repairs. Wood and fiberglass hull repairs. Sail repairs.

Security

Good (electronic fob entry).

Marina Location

The marina is about one kilometre S of the town of Aquileia.

Marine Stores

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  • La Ferramenta Vegni Alessandro - Nautica, Colori, Ferramenta, Materiale Electrico, etc - via Curiel, 43 - 33051 Aquileia (UD) - Tel +39 0431.91056 - Fax +39 0431.917126 - Email

Transport

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Price

Current daily berthing price (January 2011) for typical 13 metres yacht: Euros 42.

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