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Fajã do Cabo Girão

A cache by Mrodrigues, LuisFtas Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 7/26/2014
In Arquipélago da Madeira, Portugal
Difficulty:
1.5 out of 5
Terrain:
3.5 out of 5

Size: Size: small (small)

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[PT] - Com esta cache vais conhecer uma antiga vereda que permite alcançar o calhau da Fajã do Cabo Girão a pé. [EN] - With this cache you will find an old footpath that will guide you to the pebble from Faja Cape Girao.

Desde a descoberta da Madeira, os agricultores têm terrenos nas “Fajãs” do cabo Girão. Deslocavam-se por barco, quando o mar estava calmo, ou usando os 1100 degraus da vereda para descer e subir.

Nestas “Fajãs” podemos encontrar pedra de cantaria que foi usada na construção de alguns monumentos importantes da cidade do Funchal. Um deles a construção da Catedral da Sé, alguns prédios da zona velha ostentam cantaria oriunda da Fajã do Cabo Girão.

É um excelente local para um dia de praia calmo e sem as confusões das praias mais frequentadas. Como chegar? Dispõe de várias formas ara alcançar a Fajã do Cabo Girão.

  • De Teleférico diariamente entre as 09h00 e as 19h30.
  • Através de barco.
  • A Pé pela antiga vereda de acesso ao calhau.

Since the discovery of Madeira, farmers have land in the "Fajãs. They went there moved by boat when the sea was calm, or using 1100 steps of the path to descend and ascend.

In these "Fajãs" we can find "cantaria" a type of basaltic stone that was used in the construction of some important monuments of the city of Funchal, Like Funchal cathedral, and in some buildings of the Old Town.

It's a great place to go for a quiet swim in the clean waters. How to get there? You have several ways to get there

  • Cable car - daily between 09h00 and 19h30.
  • By boat.
  • By Foot using the old famer footpath.
Vá ao Stage 1 para descobrir o número mágico, NM. Depois faça as contas para descobrir as coordenadas finais:
Go to Stage 1 to find the magic number, NM. Then do the math to figure out the final coordinates:

Coordenadas Finais

N 32º. (60-NM),(1617/NM)

O 16º.(38+NM),(603+NM)

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

FGNTR 1
- Cebpher b crdhrab pbagnvare whagb nb cnffrvb.
- Ybbx sbe gur fznyy pbagnvare, arkg gb gur fvqrjnyx

SVANY Fgntr
- Chkn cnen onvkb, nffvan b ybtobbx r ibygn n fhove.
- Chyy vg qbja, fvta gur ybtobbx naq chyy vg hc.

Decryption Key

A|B|C|D|E|F|G|H|I|J|K|L|M
-------------------------
N|O|P|Q|R|S|T|U|V|W|X|Y|Z

(letter above equals below, and vice versa)



 

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