in Boa Vista Municipality, Cape Verde
- Cidade Velha, Historic Centre of Ribeira Grande (Unesco heritage, 85 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 16.033 and -22.917 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 16° 1' 59" and W -22° 55' 0"
- 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: 10:23 PM (Monday)
- Timezone: Atlantic/Cape_Verde
- UTC/GMT offset: -1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:12 am and 6:48 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -11.768 and 160.418 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Discover Povoação Velha
Povoação Velha in Boa Vista Municipality is a place in Cape Verde about 86 mi (or 138 km) north-east of Praia, the country's capital city.
Current time in Povoação Velha is now 10:23 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Atlantic / Cape Verde with an UTC offset of minus one hour. We know of 8 airports near Povoação Velha. The closest airport in Cape Verde is Rabil Airport in a distance of 7 mi (or 12 km), North. 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 85 mi (or 136 km), South-East. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
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.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 21°C / 70 °F
|Morning Temperature||21°C / 70 °F|
|Evening Temperature||21°C / 69 °F|
|Night Temperature||21°C / 69 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1015.5 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Fresh Breeze with 13 km/h (8 mph) from South|
|Cloud Conditions||Broken clouds, covering 67% of sky|
|General Conditions||Broken clouds|
Monday, 22nd of April 2019
21°C (69 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.
Tuesday, 23rd of April 2019
21°C (70 °F)
22°C (71 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.
Wednesday, 24th of April 2019
21°C (71 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.
Videos from this area
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Boa Vista Kiteboarding and kitesurfing trip, Cape Verde Islands.
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Boa Vista - Cap Verde - April 2012 - Kitesurfing trip
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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...
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Royal Decameron Boa Vista (formerly Ventaclub)- The Cape Verde Experience (High Quality Version)
A short film showing the Royal Decameron Boa Vista (formerly Ventaclub) Hotel on Sal in the Cape Verde Islands - for more information please visit: http://www.capeverdeexperience.co.uk/Docs/Hotels/.
Iberostar Club da Boavista
Foto-Report sobre este excelente hotel , situado na Ilha da Boavista - Cabo Verde , mais precisamente na Praia de Chaves.
Rubrica culinária PANELA BEDJU - Garopa a moda kriola receita - Chef Jamilson Santos - Boavista
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
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.
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.
Ilhéu de Sal-Rei
Ilhéu de Sal Rei is an islet located 1 km west of Sal Rei and nearly 1 km southwest of its nearest point of Boa Vista Island in Cape Verde. They are administratively a part of the municipality of Boa Vista. The islet is of volcanic origin.
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.
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.
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.
For the town in the Azores, see Povoação Povoação Velha is a village in the southwestern part of the island of Boa Vista and is on the foot of Rocha Estância. The village is around 25 km south of the island capital of Sal Rei and around 16 km south of Rabil and it is linked with a remote road linking with Rabil the new highway ("South Boa Vista Road") and the island capital.
Boa Vista, Cape Verde (municipality)
The whole island of Boa Vista makes up the Boa Vista Municipality. The municipality includes two parishes: Santa Isabel São João Baptista
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Povoação Velha.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know: