Signal Hill

Signal Hill, or Lion's Rump, is a landmark flat-topped hill located in , next to Lion's Head and Table Mountain. The hill was also known as "The Lion's Flank", a term now obsolete. Together with Lion's Head, Signal Hill looks like a lion sphinx.

Landmarks in the Area

Tourist attraction
The Noon Gun has been a historic time signal in , since 1806. is situated 740 meters east of Signal Hill. Photo: dvdmerwe, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Manor estate
The Bo-Kaap is an area of , formerly known as the Malay Quarter. is situated 1 km southeast of Signal Hill. Photo: PZFUN, CC BY 2.0.

The Auwal Mosque, alternatively spelled Awwal, Owal or Owwal, is a mosque in the neighbourhood of , South Africa, recognised as the first mosque established in the country. is situated 1¼ km southeast of Signal Hill. Photo: LiebeB, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The Nurul Islam Mosque is a mosque in the area of , . is situated 1¼ km southeast of Signal Hill. Photo: Liridon, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

Schotsche Kloof is a neighborhood in the City Bowl of , .

Mouille Point is an affluent suburb of Cape Town, situated between the and Granger Bay to the east, Green Point to the south and the Atlantic Ocean to the north and west. is situated 2 km north of Signal Hill. Photo: Hilton1949, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Foreshore is an area in , South Africa, situated between the historic city centre and the modern Port of Cape Town. is situated 3 km east of Signal Hill. Photo: Dewet, CC BY-SA 2.5.

Devil's Peak Estate is a suburb of , in the area known as the City Bowl. is situated 3 km southeast of Signal Hill.

Signal Hill

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