Saraylar, Marmara Adası – Balıkesir – Turkey
GPS : 40°39’27.9″N 27°39’46.7″E / 40.657747, 27.662976
VHF Channels : 16
Call Sign : ” saraylar harbour ”
Saraylar Köyü Breakwater Lighthouse
GPS : 40°39’26.9″N 27°39’44.4″E / 40.657469, 27.662339
Focal Plane : 11 m, Tower Height : 9 m
Character : G. Fl. 3.0 Second, Flashing Character : 0,3 + 2,7
Visibility Range : 10 nautical miles
Saraylar is the port from where the marble is loaded on Marmara Adası. The harbour is totally built of marble blocks and it is decorated by ancient column segments and other architectural fragments – all of the marble rejects of ancient craftsmen.
Approach and Navigation
A yacht can either go alongside or stern-to the eastern breakwater, where there are depths of 2.5 – 3.5 m, or bows to a section of the W quay, where depths are around 1.5 m. Good holding in mud and good shelter. Several cafes and restaurants along the waterfront.
A yacht can either go alongside or stern-to the eastern breakwater, where there are depths of 2.5 – 3.5 metres, or bows to a section of the W quay, where depths are around 1.5 metres. Good holding in mud and good shelter.
Moorings : 50 yachts
Main Breakwater : 200 m
İnner Breakwater : 140 m
Max. length : 15 meters
Max. depth : 6 meters
Shopping : Markets, Stores, Shops
Repairing & Maintenance Workshops
Technical Equipment Shops
Accommodation : Pensions, Hotels, Motels, Rental Houses
Dining : Restaurants, Cafes, Bars, Brassiere
Communication : Post Office, Phone, Internet
Health : Health Center, Pharmacies, Doctors, Nurses
Hair dresser : City center
Laundry : City center
Bank : City center
Swimming : Natural sandy beaches
Museum : Open Air Museum
Public Market : Fresh vegetables, fruits
Special Shopping : Vines, Canned Fish, Fresh Fish, Olive oil, Green and Black Olives, Marble Handcrafts, Verjuice, Black Mulberry Ice cream between Wafers, Oregano.
TURKISH TELE HEALTH CENTER
Sea Ambulance Service
With our fully equipped sea ambulances placed in Istanbul Büyükdere, Gökçeada, Marmara Island and Çanakkale, transportation of the patients who must be evacuated has been provided.
Medical Evacuation by Sea
In Turkish search and rescue area, in urgent cases after clinical evaluation it can be decided for the patient to be evacuated. When decision comes to medical evacuation, evacuation organization is done by liaisons with other search and rescue units.
Our Call Center offers consulting service to authorized staff of Turkish, foreign air and sea vehicles to be under way in every kinds of question and problems related to health and/or illness.
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
Seabus : Saraylar – Bostancı (İstanbul), Saraylar – Yenikapı (İstanbul)
Ship : Saraylar – Sarayburnu (İstanbul).
Ferryboat : Saraylar – Erdek, Saraylar – Barbaros (Tekirdağ)
Airport : Balıkesir Körfez Airport, Balıkesir Central Airport, Bursa Airport, İzmir Adnan Menderes International Airport, Sabiha Gökçen International Airport, Atatürk International Airport,