Fundo das Figueiras
in Boa Vista Municipality, Cape Verde

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
16.150 and -22.733 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 16° 8' 59" and W -22° 43' 59"
Currency and Currency Code:
Escudo - CVE
Spoken languages:
Portuguese
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 09:05 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Atlantic/Cape_Verde
UTC/GMT offset: -1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:58 am and 6:56 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-11.533 and 159.967 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
'Uvea
References
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Discover Fundo das Figueiras

Fundo das Figueiras in Boa Vista Municipality is a place in Cape Verde about 99 mi (or 159 km) north-east of Praia, the country's capital city.

Current time in Fundo das Figueiras is now 09:05 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Atlantic / Cape Verde with an UTC offset of minus one hour. We know of 8 airports near Fundo das Figueiras. The closest airport in Cape Verde is Rabil Airport in a distance of 10 mi (or 17 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Cidade Velha, Historic Centre of Ribeira Grande in a distance of 88 mi (or 142 km), South.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Sal Rei, Espargos, Vila do Maio, Calheta and Pedra Badejo. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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Videos from this area

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this is our holiday.

Published: June 19, 2012
Length: 57:02 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: itsjoemcd

We went to Cape Verde in January. We didn't film anything that good, but somehow with the help of a Coldplay track, it looks semi-decent. Must try harder next time!


Boa Vista Kiteboarding and kitesurfing trip, Cape Verde Islands.

Published: July 31, 2012
Length: 20:45 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: TVCapeVerde

kiteboarding and kitesurfing in Boa Vista on the Cape Verde Islands in 2011.


Riu Karamboa Holiday Resort, Boa Vista, Cape Verde Island

Published: December 03, 2011
Length: 23:35 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Siim V

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Projecto de captação de água muda paisagem da Boavista

Published: December 15, 2012
Length: 12:25 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Kaunda Simas

O Primeiro-Ministro inaugurou, esta semana um conjunto de infraestruturas hidráulicas na Boavista, ligadas a um amplo projecto de mobilização de água e que envolve, também, a construcção...


Primeira pedra ponte Rbera - Boavista - 16/11/2013 - José Maria Neves

Published: November 17, 2013
Length: 09:56 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Boavista Official

O Primeiro-ministro repete um gesto que já tinha feito há sete anos atrás: a primeira-pedra para a construção da ponte de Ribeira d'Água na ilha da Boa Vista. Esta infra-estrutura que...


Kite Surf ,Ponta Antonia , Boavista , Cabo Verde

Published: September 26, 2014
Length: 53:12 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: andrea Paradise KIte Surf

ti piace navigare in sicurezza ? oppure ami il freestyle ? benvenuto a PONTA ANTONIA : grande baya di sabbia con acqua piatta vento costante on-shore.


Human Nature (Lucas) - Royal Decameron Boa Vista May 2013

Published: June 05, 2013
Length: 04:22 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Laurinette5


Rubrica culinária PANELA BEDJU - Garopa a moda kriola receita - Chef Jamilson Santos - Boavista

Published: November 21, 2013
Length: 44:32 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Boavista Official

Boavista Official - Rubrica de cozinha caboverdiana - PANELA BEDJU Receita de cozinha caboverdiana 1 - Garopa a moda kriola, 20min. Chef Jamilson Santos @ALISIOS Beach Club ...


GoPro Boa Vista!!! Capo Verde

Published: June 09, 2014
Length: 35:13 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Rafo Rufo


French Cancan - Royal Decameron Boa Vista May 2013

Published: June 05, 2013
Length: 41:09 min
Rating: 5 of 5
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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Boa Vista, Cape Verde

Boa Vista (Portuguese meaning “good view”) is the easternmost island of Cape Verde. It is located in the Barlavento group of the archipelago. The island is known for marine turtles and traditional music, as well as its ultramarathon and its sand dunes and beaches. The island also constitutes the municipality of Boa Vista, which has two parishes, Santa Isabel and São João Baptista.

Located at 16.1033, -22.8035 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Islands of Cape Verde, Boa Vista, Cape Verde

Baía das Gatas

Baía das Gatas is the name of a natural bay in the northeast of São Vicente Island in Cape Verde. It is located 10 km east of the city of Mindelo, the island's capital. Baía das Gatas is linked with a road that passes through the mountains with Mindelo to the west. There is yet no road to Calhau. Much of the area are grasslands, rocky terrain or deforested; a few plantations of acacias are around the area. East of Baía das Gatas features the beach of Praia Grande.

Located at 16.2, -22.7167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bays of Cape Verde

Rabil, Cape Verde

Rabil is a town on the island of Boa Vista, Cape Verde and was the island's former capital. Rabil is the island's second largest town located 3 kilometres south of the island capital of Sal Rei. The population is approximately 1,000. Rabil is linked with a paved road linking Sal Rei and Norte, a poor road to the west and a few dirt roads linking to various parts of the island. It is home to the nearby airport.

Located at 16.1333, -22.8833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
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Villages and settlements in Boa Vista, Cape Verde

Rabil Airport

Aristides Pereira Airport (Portuguese Aeroporto Internacional Aristides Pereira) is an airport in Cape Verde located on the island of Boa Vista, about 5 km southeast of the island capital Sal Rei. The airport initially started operating in the late-20th century and was paved only in 2007. Aristides Pereira Airport has started international operations in July 2007, with a new runway (2,100m), making it the newest international airport on the Cape Verde Islands.

Located at 16.1375, -22.8894 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
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Airports in Cape Verde, Boa Vista, Cape Verde

Bofareira

Bofareira is a village in the northern part of the island of Boa Vista in the Cape Verde archipelago. The village is around 20 km east-northeast of the island capital of Sal Rei and about 15 km northwest of Norte and is linked with the road with to João Galego and the road linking Sal Rei and Norte, the steep mountains makes it difficult to access the Alto Mira and boats rarely go there. The village has a dry desert climate and receives little or no precipitation.

Located at 16.1833, -22.8333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
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Villages and settlements in Boa Vista, Cape Verde

Cabeço dos Tarrafes

Cabeço dos Tarrafes is a village in the northern part of the island of Boa Vista. The town is located approximately 30 to 35 km E of the island capital of Sal Rei and around 3 km south of the village of Norte. It is one of the easternmost communities in Cape Verde. The village rarely offers a view of the island's tallest mountain, Estância de Baixo.

Located at 16.1236, -22.7242 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
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Villages and settlements in Boa Vista, Cape Verde

Praia de Santa Mónica

Praia de Santa Mónica is a point beach covering the southwestern coastline of the island of Boa Vista in Cape Verde. Its total length is approximately 18 km and it extends from the island's westernmost point to the island's southernmost point. The beach are accessed with remote roads and it is not usable due to the desert area and underpopulation. The area around are flat and bushy, the mountains dominate the area to the north.

Located at 15.9778, -22.8319 (Lat. / Lng.), about 14 miles away.
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Beaches of Cape Verde, Boa Vista, Cape Verde

Curral Velho, Cape Verde

Curral Velho is a settlement in the southern part of the island of Boa Vista, Cape Verde. The village is around 40 km southeast of the island capital of Sal Rei and about 15 km south of Norte and is linked with remote roads with linking to Povoação Velha to the west, Rabil and the island capital to the north and Norte to the northeasta.

Located at 15.9833, -22.8 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
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Villages and settlements in Boa Vista, Cape Verde, Ramsar sites in Cape Verde

Fundo das Figueiras

Fundo das Figueiras is a village in the eastern part of the island of Boa Vista. The village is around 30 km southeast of the island capital of Sal Rei and south of Norte and are linked with the road linking with Rabil and Sal Rei and a remote road northeast to Gata and south to Cabeço do Tarafes.

Located at 16.15, -22.7333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
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Villages and settlements in Boa Vista, Cape Verde

Gata, Cape Verde

Gatas is a village in the east-northeastern part of the island of Boa Vista. The village is around 30 km southeast of the island capital of Sal Rei and northeast of Norte and are linked with an earthened road linking. The beach, the Praia das Gatas and its promontory lie to the northeast and is Norte's nearest beach, frequently unused.

Located at 16.2, -22.7167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
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Villages and settlements in Boa Vista, Cape Verde

João Galego

João Galego is a village in the east-northeastern part of the island of Boa Vista. The village is around 30 km southeast of the island capital of Sal Rei and about 5 km northwest of Norte and it is linked with the island's major road with Sal Rei and Norte.

Located at 16.15, -22.75 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
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Villages and settlements in Boa Vista, Cape Verde

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