Fundo das Figueiras
in Boa Vista Municipality, Cape Verde
- Cidade Velha, Historic Centre of Ribeira Grande (Unesco heritage, 88 mi)
- 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:
- 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:
- This place on Wikipedia
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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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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.
kiteboarding and kitesurfing in Boa Vista on the Cape Verde Islands in 2011.
Riu Karamboa Holiday Resort, Boa Vista, Cape Verde Island
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Primeira pedra ponte Rbera - Boavista - 16/11/2013 - José Maria Neves
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
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Rubrica culinária PANELA BEDJU - Garopa a moda kriola receita - Chef Jamilson Santos - Boavista
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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Fundo das Figueiras.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Fundo de Figueiras, Fundo de Figueias, Fundo das Figueiras