France, Alpes-Maritimes Rube Point – Espalmador Bay Villefranche-sur-Mer/Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat
43°51’57”N 07°19’15”E WGS 84
7 m Medium, in case of swell in shallow waters
This site is moderately frequented. As the seabed is not deep, you must be careful not to hit the seabed with your flippers and remain horizontal during your visit to the underwater trail so as not to damage the shallow seabed.
Description of the site of natural interest
The Rube Point area consists of shoals covered with 1.6 metres of water that extend north to the Bay of Espalmador. There are faults, boulders in the first few metres followed by posidonia meadows.
CONSORZIO DI GESTIONE DELL’AREA MARINA PROTETTA DEL PROMONTORIO DI PORTOFINO
con sede in Viale Rainusso, 1
16038 – Santa Margherita Ligure (GE)
Tel +39 0185 287247, Fax +39 0185 287249