in Sal, Cape Verde
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 16.764 and -22.893 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 16° 45' 49" and W -22° 53' 36"
- 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: 12:25 AM (Wednesday)
- Timezone: Atlantic/Cape_Verde
- UTC/GMT offset: -1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:29 am and 6:43 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -11.533 and 159.967 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Discover Pedra Lume
Pedra Lume in Sal is a place in Cape Verde about 133 mi (or 214 km) north of Praia, the country's capital city.
Current time in Pedra Lume is now 12:25 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Atlantic / Cape Verde with an UTC offset of minus one hour. We know of 8 airports near Pedra Lume. The closest airport in Cape Verde is Amílcar Cabral International Airport in a distance of 4 mi (or 6 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
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: Espargos, Sal Rei, Vila da Ribeira Brava, Tarrafal de Sao Nicolau and Vila do Maio. 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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‘Káfaru Cristais de Sal’ nasce em Pedra de Lume
De uma parceria entre a empresária portuguesa Ana Rita Fontes e a responsável pelo instituto de emprego e formação profissional, IEFP, da ilha do Sal, Ana Carvalho nasce em breve a 'Káfaru...
Pedra Lume, saline
Cabo Verde, wyspa Sal, Pedra Lume, saliny | Cabo Verde island of Sal, Pedra Lume, saline | Cabo Verde Ilha do Sal, Pedra Lume, salina.
Take off Sal Island VR602 Boeing 757-200 TACV to Lisbon
Começamos por sobrevoar a vila de Espargos, através do zoom chegamos perto das Salinas de Pedra de Lume, obtemos um plano do Monte Grande, o ponto mais alto da ilha, 604 metros e por fim...
#vadoaquelpaese Capo Verde
Nel primo episodio di #vadoaquelpaese, la web serie/video blog di viaggio di Sailing & Travel, Niccolò Pagani va alla scoperta dell'isola di Sal, nell'arcipelago di Capo Verde, tra quad, kite...
Cabo Verde 2012 - Island Sal
A trip through the isalnd Sal on Cape Verde in 2012. En Tour durch d'Insel Sal um Cap Vert am Joer 2012. Eine Rundfahrt durch die Insel Sal auf Kap Verde im Jahr 2012. Un tour à tavers l'ile...
Die Insel Sal (Kapverdische Inseln)
Eindrücke von der Insel Sal sind nach der Regenzeit im Oktober/November am schönsten. Die Bilder sind in Full-HD aufgenommen.
Sal - Um Bocadim d'nos Kantim
A ilha do Sal é um dos principais destinos turístico de Cabo Verde. A ilha apresenta uma multiculturalidade de vivências e culturas. Conheça um pouco mais sobre a ilha. www.oceanpress.info.
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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.
Sal, Cape Verde
Sal (Portuguese for “salt” — from the mines at Pedra de Lume) is an island in Cape Verde. It belongs to the northern group of islands, called Barlavento. The island is composed by a single administrative division, the Sal municipality. The island is home to Amílcar Cabral International Airport, the main airport of Cape Verde.
For the municipality in the state of Amazonas, Brazil, see Feijoal, Amazonas Feijoal is a village in the eastern part of the island of Sal, Cape Verde. The village is about 4 km east of Espargos and around 1 km southwest of Pedra de Lume.
Fontona is a village in the weswtern part of the island of Sal. The village is about 4 km west of Espargos and around 1 km south of Palmeiras.
Palmeira, Cape Verde
Palmeira is a village in the western part of the island of Sal. The village is about 5 km west of Espargos and is linked with roads linking to the island capital as well as Feijoal and Fontona.
Pedra de Lume
Pedra de Lume is a village in the eastern part of the island of Sal. The village is about 5 km east of Espargos and is linked with a road linking to the island capital as well as other villages on the island. Pedra de Lume has been famous for its salt mines which began around the 18th century and is the most ancient, and the home of the first salt workers. Today it is only a small village with very few inhabitants.
Buracona is a cape and a small bay located in the west of the island of Sal in Cape Verde. The cape is approximately four km west of the island capital of Espargos. The point is accessed with the road linking with Palmeira and the west of the island. The cape are surrounded by palm trees.
Reguinho Fiúra is a remote village in the northern part of the island of Sal. The area overlooks Ponta Norte, the island's northernmost point, and features a lighthouse. The village is about 7 km north of Espargos and has a remote road linking to the island capital as well as to other villages on the island.
Terra Boa, Cape Verde
Terra Boa is a remote village in the northcentral part of the island of Sal. The area overlooks Ponta Norte, the island's northernmost point, and features a lighthouse. The village is about 4 km north of Espargos and has a road linking to the island capital as well as remote roads to the north of the island including Monte Grande and the western and eastern parts of the island.
Ilhéu Rabo de Junco
Ilhéu Rabo de Junco is an islet located nearly 500 metres west of the nearest point of the island of Sal. They are administratively a part of the municipality of Sal Rei. The islet is a volcanic seamount and was once connected with the rest of the island.
Sal, Cape Verde (municipality)
Sal is a Cape Verdean municipality. It encompasses all the Sal island. The municipality includes only one parish, Nossa Senhora das Dores.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Pedra Lume.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Pedra de Lume, Pedra Lum, Pedra Lume