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Baia dos Tigres Destination Guide

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Baia dos Tigres in the region of Namibe is located in Angola - some 546 mi (or 878 km) South of Luanda, the country's capital city.

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Time in Baia dos Tigres is now 11:33 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Luanda" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Ondjiva, Namibe, Lubango or Oshakati. Since you are here already, consider visiting and Baia dos Tigres. We also found some pictures.

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Baia dos Tigres

Baia dos Tigres is the largest island of Angola. It is situated in the Namibe Province. Its area is 98 km². It once had a small but well established fishing village named Tigres. Aided by rising sea levels, the ocean broke through the isthmus of the peninsula in the 1970′s the water line was severed. Tigres became an Island overnight with no water supply, Tigres and the pump station at the Cunene river mouth were abandoned, and have become ghost towns slowly being reclaimed by the desert.

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Located at -16.6, 11.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Islands of Angola, New islands