Tarrafal de São Nicolau
in Tarrafal de São Nicolau Municipality, Cape Verde

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
16.567 and -24.367 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 16° 34' 0" and W -24° 22' 0"
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: 05:15 PM (Friday)
Timezone: Atlantic/Cape_Verde
UTC/GMT offset: -1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:04 am and 7:04 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-11.608 and 153.769 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Donuwo
References
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Delve into Tarrafal de São Nicolau

Tarrafal de São Nicolau in Tarrafal de São Nicolau Municipality with it's 5,039 habitants is located in Cape Verde about 126 mi (or 203 km) north-west of Praia, the country's capital town.

Current time in Tarrafal de São Nicolau is now 05:15 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named Atlantic / Cape Verde with an UTC offset of minus one hour. We know of 8 airports close to Tarrafal de São Nicolau. The closest airport in Cape Verde is Preguiça Airport in a distance of 6 mi (or 9 km), East. 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: Vila da Ribeira Brava, Mindelo, Porto Novo, Pombas and Ribeira Grande. 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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Hotels and Places to Stay

Pensão Bela Sombra

Address
5,2 mi
Rua Baltazar Lopes Da Silva
3120 Sao Nicolau
Cape Verde

Time Information

Checkout: 11:30 - Checkin: 07:30
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Farinha de Pau - Eco Rural Project

Address
5,6 mi
Av. Assis Casorio, Praia Branca
5121 Sao Nicolau
Cape Verde

Time Information

Checkout: 14:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Carnaval 2007 in Sao Nicolau, First Morning

Published: October 06, 2007
Length: 38:39 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Brent De Vries

The "morning after" the first parade of Sao Nicolau, Cape Verdes Carnaval celebration.


Carnaval Sao Nicolau 2009: Estrela Azul

Published: April 03, 2009
Length: 51:48 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: machiavellian9593

Oia Estrela ta brinka na Carnaval 2009 na Sao nicolau.


Chegada / Inauguração Liberdadi na São Nicolau

Published: April 04, 2014
Length: 07:32 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Félix Martins

Porto do Tarrafal de São Nicolau, Cabo Verde. Video: https://www.facebook.com/nosterrasaonicolau Félix Martins.


break dance tarrafal s.n

Published: September 19, 2011
Length: 20:32 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: SuperKoiot

isto quem ve é quem gosta de dança.


Laona Ferreira - Month 8: Cabo Verde in Olisia's Bed

Published: February 05, 2010
Length: 28:23 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: SurG4one

Laona enjoying herself in the little bed of Olisia.


tud na vida

Published: January 26, 2010
Length: 00:38 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: dilvanilson

cabo verde, sao nicolau, beto, chon, daniela, dj 5$kud, todje, 2010, tud na vida.


Påskefjellturen - Cabo Verde

Published: August 15, 2013
Length: 39:49 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Rebecca Wolsdal

En av fjellturene vi tok i påsken ble mer dramatisk enn ventet. Påskefjellet på Kapp Verde er ikke som det norske.


Voltando da Praia Branca para Bertioga

Published: January 06, 2014
Length: 29:11 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: mabeliberato

Visitamos Bertioga, fomos até a Praia Branca de barco e voltamos de balsa, porém para chegar até a balsa precisamos subir e descer uma trilha na mata Atlântica. Foi lindo e inesquecível....


Carnaval 2007 in Sao Nicolau, Final Parade Dancers

Published: October 06, 2007
Length: 35:34 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Brent De Vries

Wow we're tired...but still dancing.


accomodation in lanzarote - apartments in exclusive Sun Park Living Resort

Published: November 24, 2012
Length: 11:26 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: beauclerkdevere

The best accomodation in Lanzarote - the exclusive Sun Park Living Resort offers property rentals - exclusive long-term apartments at affordable rates. Sun Park Living offers a unique long...


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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.

São Nicolau, Cape Verde

São Nicolau is one of the Barlavento (Windward) islands of Cape Verde. It is located between the islands of Santa Luzia and Sal. Its population is 12,864, with an area of 388 km². Its economy consists mainly of agriculture as well as fishing and tourism near its beaches. Much of the population is rural. Preguiça Airport is located to the south between Vila da Ribeira Brava and Campo.

Located at 16.615, -24.271 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Islands of Cape Verde, São Nicolau, Cape Verde

Ribeira Brava, Cape Verde (municipality)

Ribeira Brava is a municipality on the island of São Nicolau of the Barlavento group in Cape Verde.

Located at 16.6167, -24.3 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities of Cape Verde, São Nicolau, Cape Verde

Monte Bissau

For the capital of Guinea-Bissau, see Bissau Monte Bissau {{#invoke:InfoboxImage|InfoboxImage|image=|size=|maxsize=280px|alt=}}LocationLocation near central São NicolauCoordinates {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:16|36|45|N|24|14|45|W| | |name= }}GeologyType StratovolcanoClimbingEasiest route climb Monte Bissau is a mountain located in the central part of the island of São Nicolau in Cape Verde. The mountaintop is near the centre of the island.

Located at 16.6125, -24.2458 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mountains of Cape Verde, São Nicolau, Cape Verde

Preguiça Airport

Preguiça (Portuguese Aeroporto de Preguiça) is an airport in Cape Verde located in the island of São Nicolau, about 3 km south of the island capital Ribeira Brava. Its IATA code is São Nicolau and the letter E, the last two letters of the ICAO code is São Nicolau. The airport was inaugurated in the mid to late-20th century.

Located at 16.5878, -24.2839 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Cape Verde, São Nicolau, Cape Verde

Belém, Cape Verde

Belém is village on the island of São Nicolau.

Located at 16.633, -24.227 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages and settlements in São Nicolau, Cape Verde

Barril, São Nicolau

Barril is village on the western part of the island of São Nicolau.

Located at 16.601, -24.412 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages and settlements in São Nicolau, Cape Verde

Cabeçalinho

Cabeçalinho is village on the island of São Nicolau.

Located at 16.6, -24.3167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages and settlements in São Nicolau, Cape Verde

Calejão

Caleijão is village on the island of São Nicolau.

Located at 16.6, -24.3167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages and settlements in São Nicolau, Cape Verde


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Tarrafal