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42°39.400'N, 027°43.700'E Chart icon.png
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Satellite view of Nesebar

Nesebar (also transcribed as Nessebar or Nesebur, Bulgarian: Несебър, pronounced [nɛˈsɛbɐr], Thracian: Melsambria, Greek: Μεσημβρία, Mesembria) is an ancient town and one of the major seaside resorts on the Bulgarian Black Sea Coast, located in Burgas Province.

The ancient town of Nessebar, an UNESCO World Heritage Site, is sometimes referred to as Bulgaria's Dubrovnik. It lies at the southern end of a big bay, with Sveti Vlas at its northern end.


See Bulgaria.


See Bulgaria.


See Bulgaria.


Add here VHF channel for coastguard, harbor masters. etc.

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Approach carefully. Keep well to the South when approaching the breakwater from the North or East. A small marker buoy indicates the extent of the shallows to the South.

Caution: There are shallows for some distance around the point and there can be fishing nets.

Hail Port Control on VHF Channels 16 and 11.


Nesebar is NOT a port of entry to Bulgaria.


There are several Berthing possibilities:

  1. Along the breakwater on the north side of the South Harbor (open to the southerlies)
  2. In the new Marina Nessebar north of the South Harbor
  3. In the Yacht's Port Marina on the west of the South Harbor
  4. In the North Fishing Harbor
  5. Anchor off

Marinas & Yacht Clubs

Marina Nessebar

Marina Nessebar/wiki/Nesebar#Marina_Nessebar
Marina icon Marina Nessebar [[Nesebar#Marina Nessebar|Marina Nessebar]] 42°39.432'N, 027°43.804'E

This new marina has a floating breakwater pontoon offering protection from Southerly winds and waves. It provides Water, electricity and WiFi.; Tel: +359 (885) 987 012, +359 (823) 523 383; Fax: +XX (XXX) XXXXXX; VHF channel 73

Yacht's Port Marina

Yacht's Port Marina/wiki/Nesebar#Yacht.27s_Port_Marina
Marina icon Yacht's Port Marina [[Nesebar#Yacht's Port Marina|Yacht's Port Marina]] 42°39.494'N, 027°43.563'E

This small marina is at the western end of the South harbor's breakwater.

XX@XXX; Tel: +XX (XXX) XXXXXX; Fax: +XX (XXX) XXXXXX; VHF channel XX


. North Side

. North Side/wiki/Nesebar#._North_Side
Anchorage icon . North Side [[Nesebar#. North Side|. North Side]] 42°39.766'N, 027°43.815'E
In Southerly winds anchor on the north side of the peninsula west of the fishing harbour. It is a sand/mud and weed bottom. Keep a careful eye out for isolated rocks when you are inside the 4 m contour.


Water At the Marina Nessebar
Electricity At the Marina Nessebar
Toilets N/A (Not Available)
Showers N/A
Laundry N/A
Garbage ?
Fuel Can be arranged by the marinas
Bottled gas N/A
Chandlers None
Repairs ?
Internet WiFi at the Marina Nessebar
Mobile connectivity ?
Vehicle rentals ?


Give the names and locations of supermarkets, grocery stores, bakeries, etc.

Eating out

Give the name of the recommended restaurants, tavernas, pastry stores, etc.


  • Bus station



Give a short history of the port.

Places to Visit

Old Houses
Church of Pantocrator
  • Visit the ancient city
  • There are many Byzantine churches
  • There is an archaeological museum


Contact details of "Cruiser's Friends" that can be contacted for local information or assistance.


List links to discussion threads on partnering forums. (see link for requirements)



See Bulgaria.


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