Erdek – Balıkesir – Turkey
GPS : 40°28’38.5″N 28°02’02.9″E / 40.477372, 28.034128
Focal Plane : 20 m ( 66 ft ), Tower Height : 10 m ( 33 ft )
Character : R. Fl. (2) 10.0 Second, Flashing Character : 0,5+2,0+0,5+7,0
Visibility Range : 12 nautical miles
GPS : 40°27’54.3″N 28°01’47.8″E / 40.465080, 28.029955
VHF Channels : 16
Call Sign : ” cakilkoy harbour ”
Main Breakwater Lighthouse
GPS : 40°27’55.7″N 28°01’47.3″E / 40.465483, 28.029799
Inner Breakwater Lighthouse
GPS : 40°27’57.7″N 28°01’42.1″E / 40.466040, 28.028372
Çakılköy is a large fishing harbour in the Sea of Marmara in Turkey, some six miles NE of the commercial port of Bandırma. It provides a protected spot to stop along the east side of the Kapıdağ Peninsula. Although it is packed with perhaps 100 large trawlers and has only the meagrest of services, there is room to anchor with good holding at the north end of the harbour.
Capacity : 350 Boats
Main Breakwater : 695 m
Inner Breakwater : 115 m
Trawlers are three deep along the quay. The only option is to anchor at the north end.
Grocery & Supply Stores
Administration : Çakılköy Fishery Products Cooperative
Shopping : Shops, Markets, Stores
Accommodation : Pensions
Dining : Restaurants, Cafes, Tea Gardens
Communication : Post Office, Phone, Wi-Fi
Health : Health Center
Beach : Natural sandy beaches.
There are many restaurants just along the water front. Fish Restaurants are very famous with their fishes, cooking and services. Fishes available due to seasons.
FISH AND SEA PRODUCT SPECIES LIST OF THE MARMARA SEA
Minibus : Çakılköy – Erdek, Bandırma
Bus : Erdek – Bandırma, Balıkesir, Bursa
Ferryboat : Erdek – Barbaros (Tekirdağ), Erdek – Avşa + Marmara + Saraylar
Fast Ferryboat : Bandırma – Yenikapı (İstanbul)
Airport : Balıkesir Körfez Airport, Balıkesir Central Airport, Bursa Airport, İzmir Adnan Menderes International Airport, Sabiha Gökçen International Airport, Atatürk International Airport