Being a land that juts into the sea, the promontory was now one of the fun attractions visited by tourists. In the world, there are at least 7 long cape and unique shape.
Viewed from Amusing Planet, Monday (15/07/2013), this is the longest cape 7 unique shape:
1. Spurn Point, England
Spurn Point in the UK is the first long promontory which travelers can visit. Has a length of about 46 meters, Spurn Point having an unique shape like the letter L.
Comes down to it, you can find a variety of wild animals, ranging from reptiles, mammals to insects. If you come in the fall, be prepared stunned with charm birds flying up to 15,000 birds. Wow!
2. Farewell Spit, New Zealand
Being at the end of South Island, New Zealand, a cape Farewell Spit in New Zealand's longest. Unmitigated, reaching 26 km in length.
Special bird lovers, this is one paradise for bird watching. There are thousands of sea birds live at Farewell Spit. So do not forget to bring your binoculars, yes!
3. Arabat Spit, Ukraine
Arabat Spit in Ukraine is the world's longest cape. Extends for 110 miles! The headland has a width ranging from 270 meters to 8 km, with a total area of 395 km2 surface.
Arabat Spit apparently inhabited by residents, there are about 235 people live there. Most of them have jobs in agriculture, fisheries and salt production.
4. Dungeness Spit, U.S.
In the U.S., Dungeness Spit is the longest cape in Washington. The headland has a length of about 8.9 km. Investigate should investigate, it turns out this cape is managed by the foundation Dungeness National Wildlife Refuge.
Although guarded, free traveler can still get in there. You can visit the lighthouse which has existed since 1857. Not only that, there are also 250 species of birds, 41 species of land mammals and aquatic mammals 8 there.
5. Curonian Spit, Lithuania
Curonian Spit in Lithuania has a length of 98 km. This headland curved and located between the two countries, namely Lithuania and Russia.
Curonian Spit is a mountain promontory with the highest sand dune in Europe. High as 35 meters, some are even as high as 60 meters.
6. La Manga del Mar Menor, Spain
La Manga del Mar Menor is a cape in Spain with a length of approximately 22 km and a width of 100 meters. This is one of the attractions in Spain are crowded with tourists because it has been equipped with adequate tourism facilities.
7. Homer Spit, Alaska
Homer Spit is located in Homer, Alaska, precisely at the southern tip of the Kenai Peninsula. The promontory juts far as 7.2 km and is always crowded boat when summer arrives. However, when summer arrives, you can find many eagles congregate there.