Cape Town

Cape Town is the second most populous city in . The capital of , it is also the legislative capital of the nation. Cape Town is on South Africa's southwestern coast close to the Cape of Good Hope, and is the southernmost city on the African continent.
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Notable Places in the Area

Stadium
The is a football and Rugby union stadium in Cape Town, , that was built for the 2010 FIFA World Cup. Photo: Arne mueseler, CC BY-SA 3.0 de.

Manor estate
The is an area of Cape Town, formerly known as the Malay Quarter. Photo: PZFUN, CC BY 2.0.

Summit
, or Lion's Rump, is a landmark flat-topped hill located in Cape Town, next to and . Photo: Zaian, Public domain.

Public aquarium
The dive site Two Oceans Aquariumis an inland confined water site in the V&A Waterfront area of the City Bowl, in Cape Town in the province of . Photo: Pbsouthwood, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a suburb in Cape Town on the of . Photo: Octagon, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a 221-km² park in the province of . Photo: Mike Peel, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Suburb
is one of the of Cape Town, , located between the suburbs of and Rondebosch. Photo: Rotsee, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Cape Town

Latitude
-33.9198° or 33° 55' 11.3" south
Longitude
18.4256° or 18° 25' 32.1" east
Population
3,740,000
IATA airport code
CPT
United Nations Location Code
ZA CPT
Elevation
25 metres (82 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 32675806
Geo­Names ID
3369157
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Cape Town
  • Afar: Keyptaun
  • Afrikaans: Kaap
  • Afrikaans: Kaapstad
  • Albanian: Cape Town
  • Albanian: Kejp Taun
  • Albanian: Kepi
  • Amharic: ኬፕ ታውን
  • Arabic: Cape Town
  • Arabic: كيب تاون
  • Arabic: كيب تون
  • Aragonese: Ciudat d'o Cabo
  • Aragonese: Ciudat do Cabo
  • Armenian: Քեյփթաուն
  • Arpitan: Lo Cap
  • Asturian: Ciudá del Cabu
  • Avaric: Kaapstad
  • Azerbaijani: Keyptaun
  • Bashkir: Кейптаун
  • Basque: Lurmutur Hiria
  • Belarusian: Кейптаўн
  • Bengali: কেপ টাউন
  • Bosnian: Cape Town
  • Breton: Ar C'hab
  • Breton: Ar Chab
  • Bulgarian: Кейптаун
  • Burmese: ကိပ်တောင်းမြို့
  • Catalan: Ciutat del Cap
  • Cebuano: Cape Town
  • Central Kurdish: کەیپ تاون
  • Chechen: Кейптаун
  • Chinese: Cape Town
  • Chinese: 好望角鎮
  • Chinese: 开普敦
  • Chinese: 開普敦
  • Cornish: Cape Town
  • Corsican: Cità di u Capu
  • Croatian: Kaapstad
  • Czech: Cape Town
  • Czech: Kapské Město
  • Czech: Kapské město
  • Danish: Kapstaden
  • Dimli (individual language): Cape Town
  • Dotyali: केपटाउन
  • Dutch: Kaapstad
  • Eastern Mari: Кейптаун
  • Egyptian Arabic: كيب تاون
  • English: Cape
  • English: Cape Town, South Africa
  • English: Kaap
  • English: Kaapstad
  • English: iKapa
  • Erzya: Кейптаун ош
  • Esperanto: Kaburbo
  • Estonian: Kaplinn
  • Extremaduran: Ciá del Cabu
  • Faroese: Cape Town
  • Faroese: Høvdastaður
  • Fiji Hindi: Cape Town
  • Finnish: Kapkaupunki
  • French: Cité du Cap
  • French: Le Cap
  • Galician: Cidade do Cabo
  • Georgian: კეიპტაუნი
  • Georgian: ქეიფთაუნი
  • German: Cape
  • German: Cape Town
  • German: Capstadt
  • German: Kaap
  • German: Kaapstad
  • German: Kap
  • German: Kapstadt
  • Greek: Cape Town
  • Greek: Κέιπ Τάουν
  • Greek: Πόλη του Ακρωτηρίου
  • Guarani: Yvy akua Táva
  • Gujarati: કેપ ટાઉન
  • Gujarati: કેપટાઉન
  • Haitian: Li Kap
  • Hakka Chinese: Cape Town
  • Hausa: Cape Town
  • Hebrew: קייפטאון
  • Hebrew: קייפ טאון
  • Hindi: केपटाउन
  • Hindi: केप टाउन
  • Hungarian: Fokváros
  • Hungarian: Kaapstad
  • Icelandic: Höfðaborg
  • Ido: Kab-urbo
  • Iloko: Cape Town
  • Inari Sami: Kapkaavpug
  • Indonesian: Cape Town
  • Ingush: Кейптаун
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Citate del Capo
  • Irish: Cape Town
  • Italian: Città del Capo
  • Japanese: ケープタウン
  • Japanese: ケープ タウン
  • Javanese: Cape Town
  • Kabiyè: Kaapɩ
  • Kabyle: Cape Town
  • Kannada: ಕೇಪ್ ಟೌನ್
  • Kannada: ಕೇಪ್ಟೌನ್
  • Kara-Kalpak: Keyptaun
  • Kazakh: Капстад
  • Kazakh: Кейптаун
  • Kirghiz: Кейптаун
  • Korean: 카프스타트
  • Korean: 케이프타운
  • Kotava: Kaapstad
  • Ladin: Zità dl Cap
  • Ladino: Sivdad del Kabo
  • Lao: Cape Town
  • Latin: Civitas Capitis
  • Latvian: Keiptauna
  • Ligurian: Çittæ do Capo
  • Ligurian: Çittæ do Cavo
  • Lithuanian: Keiptaunas
  • Lombard: Cità del Cap
  • Low German: Kapstadt
  • Luxembourgish: Kapstad
  • Macedonian: Кејптаун
  • Malagasy: Cape Town
  • Malay: Cape Town
  • Malayalam: കേപ് ടൗൺ
  • Maori: Kēpa Tāone
  • Marathi: कापश्टाड
  • Marathi: केपटाउन
  • Marathi: केप टाउन
  • Min Dong Chinese: Cape Town
  • Min Nan Chinese: Cape Town
  • Mingrelian: კეიპტაუნი
  • Mongolian: Кейптаун
  • Moroccan Arabic: كيپ طاون
  • Narom: Lé Cap
  • Nepali: केप टाउन
  • Nepali: केपताउन
  • Newari: केप टाउन
  • Newari: केपताउन
  • Northern Frisian: Kapstadt
  • Northern Frisian: Kapsteed
  • Northern Sami: Cape Town
  • Norwegian: Cape Town
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Cape Town
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kappstaden
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Cape Town
  • Novial: Kabe Urbe
  • Nyanja: Cape Town
  • Occitan (post 1500): Lo Cap
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Næssburg
  • Oriya: କେପ ଟାଉନ
  • Ossetian: Кейптаун
  • Panjabi: ਕੇਪਟਾਊਨ
  • Pedi: Cape Town
  • Persian: کیپ‌تاون
  • Piemontese: Sità dël Cap
  • Polish: Kapsztad
  • Portuguese: Cidade do Cabo
  • Pushto: کيپ ټاؤن
  • Pushto: کیپ ټاون
  • Pushto: کېپ ټاون
  • Romanian: Cape Town
  • Russia Buriat: Кейптаун
  • Russian: Кейптаун
  • Rusyn: Капске Місто
  • Samogitian: Keiptauns
  • Sardinian: Tzitade de su Cabu
  • Scots: Cape Toun
  • Scottish Gaelic: Baile a' Chip
  • Scottish Gaelic: Cape Town
  • Serbian: Кејптаун
  • Serbo-Croatian: Cape Town
  • Shona: Cape Town
  • Sicilian: Citati dû Capu
  • Silesian: Kapsztad
  • Sinhala: කේප් ටවුන්
  • Slovak: Kapské Mesto
  • Slovenian: Cape Town
  • Slovenian: Kaapstad
  • Somali: Kab town
  • South Azerbaijani: کئیپ‌تاون
  • Spanish: Ciudad del Cabo
  • Spanish: El Cabo
  • Swahili: Cape Town
  • Swedish: Cape
  • Swedish: Cape Town
  • Swedish: Kaap
  • Swedish: Kaapstad
  • Swedish: Kap
  • Swedish: Kapstaden
  • Swiss German: Kapstadt
  • Tagalog: Cape Town
  • Tajik: Кейп Таун
  • Tamil: கேப் டவுன்
  • Tamil: கேப் நகரம்
  • Tatar: Keyptawn
  • Tatar: Кейптаун
  • Telugu: కేప్ టౌన్
  • Telugu: కేప్ పట్టణం
  • Thai: เคปทาวน์
  • Tosk Albanian: Kapstadt
  • Tswana: Cape Town
  • Turkish: Cape Town
  • Turkish: Kap Şehri
  • Turkmen: Keýptaun
  • Uighur: Kapétown
  • Ukrainian: Капстад
  • Ukrainian: Кейптаун
  • Upper Sorbian: Kapstadt
  • Urdu: کیپ ٹاؤن
  • Uzbek: Keyptaun
  • Venda: Cape Town
  • Venetian: Sità del Cao
  • Veps: Keiptaun
  • Vietnamese: Cape Town
  • Volapük: Cape Town
  • Waray (Philippines): Cape Town
  • Welsh: Tref y Penrhyn
  • Western Armenian: Քեյփթաուն
  • Western Frisian: Kaapstêd
  • Western Panjabi: کیپ ٹاؤن
  • Wu Chinese: 开普敦
  • Xhosa: IKapa
  • Yakut: Кейптаун
  • Yiddish: קאפשטאט
  • Yoruba: Cape Town
  • Yue Chinese: 好望角鎮
  • Yue Chinese: 急當
  • Zeeuws: Kaepstad
  • Zulu: IKapa
  • Zulu: iKapa
  • Altepetl In Cabo
  • Cetate d'u Cápe
  • Āltepētl In Cabo

Other Places Named Cape Town

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  • Railway station, Western Cape, South Africa
  • Locality, Botswana
  • Seaplane landing area, Western Cape, South Africa

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