The port and its installations

A natural port

The Port Delta Ebre Port is an ideal port for small exclusive cruises for those travellers looking for quality tourism away from the bustling crowds, for travellers who want to relax and enjoy a spectacular natural environment (Biosphere Reserve) while sampling the excellent local gastronomy.

The port at Sant Carles de la Ràpita (Delta Ebre Port) has all the necessary installations for small Mediterranean cruise ships to stop over for a few days. Located in the Ebro Delta Natural Park, it is an unbeatable destination for travellers who wish to get away from traditional tourism routes, enjoy the local gastronomy, relax on our amazing beaches and visit historic towns.

If you are looking for new routes in the Mediterranean and want to offer your clients a dream holiday, stop off at Delta Ebre Port.

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Port installations

GENERAL INFORMATION

Distance from port to town centre:

500 metres to the centre of Sant Carles de la Ràpita.

Coordinates:

40 ° 36’N 0 ° 36’E.

Time zone:

GMT + 1 (+2 in summer).

Winds:

Easterly (E) nd northwesterly (NW).

Dock entrance depth: 6 m
Entrance width: 80 m
Tidal range: 60 cm.

CRUISE SHIP QUAY

Quay length:

210 m.

Width:

40 m.

Total docking area for cruise ships:

3.500 m2.

Height above sea level:

1,80 m.

Moorings:

Every 30 m.

ANCHORING AREA FOR CRUISE SHIPS

Minimum anchoring depth:

5 m.

Type of sea bed:

Sand.

Distance from anchorage point to the quay

2,5 miles.

ANCHORING FOR CRUISE SHIPS

Minimum anchoring depth:

5 metres.

Type of sea bed:

Sand.

Distance from anchorage point to the quay:

2,5 miles.

Quay name:

Ribera.

DISTANCE TO OTHER PORTS

Palamós:

130 nautical miles.

Barcelona:

94 nautical miles.

Tarragona:

50 nautical miles.

Palma de Mallorca:

125 nautical miles.

Valencia:

81 nautical miles.

Services for cruises

PORT SERVICES FOR VESSELS

Piloting service

Required from 500 GT.
Available 24 hours a day.
Channel 14 VHF.

Tug service

Available 24 hours a day.

2 tugs:

Drisa 31.5 BP
Montroig 22.5 BP
Channel 14 VHF.

Moorings

Available 24 hours a day.
Compulsory for all vessels. Piloting also required.

Docking services

Loading provisions onto vessels.

Application of ISPS code

Security officers, X-ray machines, walk-through metal detectors, security cameras.
MARPOL waste collection.
Water supply.

MARITIME ADMINISTRATION SERVICES

Emergency response and support from port on channel 16 VHF.
Maritime control centre on channel 16 VHF.

Harbour offices. Contact

Phone 977 740 456
Fax. 977 742 372
zona.sud@gencat.cat

PASSENGER SERVICES

Welcome desk.
Tourist information.
Passenger terminal. Tourist information also available on board cruise ships

Taxi rank

In the town centre.

Currency exchange

In town, 500 metres from the harbour.

Internet access

Available in town.

ATM cash machines

Available in town.