Bo-Kaap

The Bo-Kaap is an area of , formerly known as the Malay Quarter. It is a former township, situated on the slopes of Signal Hill above the city centre and is a historical centre of Cape Malay culture in Cape Town.

Landmarks in the Area

Mosque
The Nurul Islam Mosque is a mosque in the area of , . is situated 160 meters southeast of Bo-Kaap. Photo: Liridon, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Mosque
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 160 meters southeast of Bo-Kaap. Photo: LiebeB, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Mosque
Palm Tree Mosque, or the Church of Jan van Bougies is a former residence and current mosque in Long Street, Cape Town, South Africa. is situated 480 meters southeast of Bo-Kaap. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Courthouse
The Western Cape Division of the High Court of South Africa is a superior court of law with general jurisdiction over the province of . is situated 560 meters southeast of Bo-Kaap.

Localities in the Area

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

Suburb
The Foreshore is an area in , South Africa, situated between the historic city centre and the modern Port of Cape Town. is situated 2 km east of Bo-Kaap. Photo: Dewet, CC BY-SA 2.5.

Suburb
Devil's Peak Estate is a suburb of , in the area known as the City Bowl. is situated 2½ km southeast of Bo-Kaap.

Suburb
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 2½ km north of Bo-Kaap. Photo: Hilton1949, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Bo-Kaap

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Localities

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