Western Cape

The Western Cape is the most south-western province in , covering many of South Africa's tourist destinations and attractions.

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is the second most populous city in . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

The is in Western Cape of , encompassing the metro area, Cape Point and the area. Photo: Tsy1980, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The are a region in the south of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is in the Western Cape of , approximately 7 km off the coast and 12 km from harbour. Photo: Rq88187, Public domain.

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The in the Western Cape is one of 's main tourist attractions and is generally considered to stretch from to along the Indian ocean. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The District Municipality is a district municipality that governs the region in the Western Cape province of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The Region, located along the South-West Coast of , skirts the Atlantic… Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The is a semi-desert region in the Western Cape province, between the Swartberge and the . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The is in the Western Cape province of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Western Cape

Latitude of center
-34° or 34° south
Longitude of center
20° or 20° east
Population
4,990,000
Elevation
218 metres (715 feet)
Geo­Names ID
1085599

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Provinsie Wes-Kaap
  • Afrikaans: Wes-Kaap
  • Afrikaans: Wes-Kaapprovinsie
  • Afrikaans: Wes Kaap
  • Afrikaans: Weskaap
  • Arabic: Katundan Cape
  • Arabic: كيب الغربية
  • Arabic: كيب الغربيه
  • Armenian: Արևմտյան Կապ
  • Asturian: Provincia Cabo Occidental
  • Asturian: Provincia Cabu Occidental
  • Azerbaijani: Qərbi Kaap vilayəti
  • Azerbaijani: Qərbi Keyp vilayəti
  • Basque: Lurmutur Mendebaldea
  • Belarusian: Заходне-Капская правінцыя
  • Belarusian: Заходне-Кэйпская правінцыя
  • Belarusian: Заходняя Капская правінцыя
  • Belarusian: Заходні Кэйп
  • Bengali: পশ্চিম কেপ
  • Breton: Kab ar C'hornaoueg
  • Bulgarian: Западен Кейп
  • Bulgarian: Уестърн Кейп
  • Bulgarian: Уестърнкейп
  • Catalan: Cap Occidental
  • Catalan: Província Occidental del Cap
  • Catalan: Província del Cap Occidental
  • Catalan: Província del Cap Oest
  • Cebuano: Province of the Western Cape
  • Cebuano: Western Cape
  • Chinese: Sai Cape Séng
  • Chinese: 西开普
  • Chinese: 西开普省
  • Chinese: 西開普
  • Chinese: 西開普省
  • Croatian: Western Cape
  • Czech: Západní Kapsko
  • Danish: Vest-Kap
  • Danish: Vest-Kapprovinsen
  • Danish: Western Cape
  • Dutch: Wes-Kaap
  • Dutch: Weskaap
  • Dutch: West-Kaap
  • Dutch: Westelijke Kaap
  • English: Western Cape Province
  • English: province of Western Cape
  • English: province of the Western Cape
  • Esperanto: Okcidenta Kablando
  • Estonian: Lääne-Kapimaa
  • Estonian: Lääne-Kapimaa provints
  • Faroese: Western Cape
  • Finnish: Western Cape
  • French: Cap-Occidental
  • French: Cap occidental
  • French: Western Cape
  • Galician: Cabo Occidental
  • Georgian: დასავლეთი კაპლანდი
  • German: Ntshona-Koloni
  • German: Provinz Westkap
  • German: Wes-Kaap
  • German: West-Kap
  • German: Western Cape
  • German: Westkap
  • German: ZA-WC
  • Greek: Δυτικότερο Ακρωτήριο
  • Gujarati: વેસ્ટર્ન કેપ
  • Hakka Chinese: Sî Khôi-phú-sén
  • Hausa: Sî Cape-sén
  • Hebrew: הכף המערבי
  • Hebrew: פרובינציית הכף המערבית
  • Hindi: पश्चिमी केप प्रान्त
  • Hungarian: Nyugat-Fokföld
  • Indonesian: Western Cape
  • Italian: Capo Occidentale
  • Italian: Western Cape
  • Italian: Western Cape Province
  • Italian: provincia del Capo Occidentale
  • Japanese: 西ケープ州
  • Kabyle: Kip tutrimt
  • Kannada: ವೆಸ್ಟರ್ನ್ ಕೇಪ್
  • Korean: 웨스턴 케이프 주
  • Korean: 웨스턴케이프주
  • Latin: Caput occidentale
  • Latin: Promontorium Occidentale
  • Latvian: Rietumkāpa
  • Lithuanian: Vakarų Kapas
  • Lithuanian: Vakarų Kyšulio provincija
  • Lithuanian: Vakarų Kyšulys
  • Luxembourgish: Westkap
  • Macedonian: Западен Кејп
  • Malay: Cape Barat
  • Malayalam: പടിഞ്ഞാറൻ കേപ്
  • Marathi: वेस्टर्न केप
  • Min Nan Chinese: Sai Cape Séng
  • Northern Frisian: Waastkap (Prowins)
  • Northern Frisian: Waastkap
  • Norwegian: Wes-Kaap
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Wes-Kaap
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Western Cape
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Western Cape Province
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Western Cape
  • Novial: West Kabe
  • Novial: West Kap
  • Nyanja: Western Cape
  • Pedi: Kapa Bodikela
  • Persian: كيپ غربي
  • Persian: کیپ غربی
  • Polish: Prowincja Przylądkowa Zachodnia
  • Polish: Western Cape
  • Portuguese: Cabo Ocidental
  • Portuguese: Cabo Oeste
  • Portuguese: Província do Cabo Ocidental
  • Romanian: Provincia Western Cape
  • Romanian: Wes-Kaap
  • Russian: Западная Капская провинция
  • Russian: Западно-Капская провинция
  • Russian: Западный Кап
  • Russian: Западный Кейп
  • Scots: Wastren Cape
  • Scots: Western Cape
  • Serbian: Zapadni Kejp
  • Serbian: Вестерн Кејп
  • Serbian: Западни Кејп
  • Serbo-Croatian: Western Cape
  • Serbo-Croatian: Zapadni Kaap
  • Sinhala: බටහිර කේප්
  • Slovak: Západné Kapsko
  • Somali: Western Cape Province
  • Southern Sotho: Kapa Bophirimela
  • Spanish: El Cabo Occidental
  • Spanish: Provincia Cabo Occidental
  • Spanish: Provincia Occidental del Cabo
  • Spanish: Provincia del Cabo Occidental
  • Spanish: Provincia del Occidental del Cabo
  • Swahili: Rasi Magharibi
  • Swahili: Rasi ya Magharibi
  • Swati: Western Cape
  • Swedish: Västra Kap-provinsen
  • Swedish: Västra Kap
  • Swedish: Västra Kapprovinsen
  • Swedish: Western Cape
  • Tamil: மேற்கு கபே
  • Tamil: மேற்கு கேப்
  • Telugu: వెస్టర్న్ కేప్
  • Thai: จังหวัดเวสเทิร์นเคป
  • Thai: เวสเทิร์น เคป
  • Tswana: Kapa Bophirima
  • Tswana: Western Cape
  • Turkish: Batı Kap
  • Ukrainian: Західна Капська провінція
  • Ukrainian: Західний Кейп
  • Ukrainian: Західно-Капська провінція
  • Urdu: مغربی کیپ
  • Venda: Kapa Vhukovhela
  • Vietnamese: Tây Cape
  • Vietnamese: Western Cape
  • Volapük: Vesüdakepiän
  • Waray (Philippines): Katundan Cape
  • Western Panjabi: چڑھدا کیپ
  • Wu Chinese: 西开普省
  • Xhosa: IPhondo yaNtshona-Koloni
  • Xhosa: Ntshona-Koloni
  • Xhosa: Ntshona Koloni
  • Yoruba: Western Cape
  • Yue Chinese: 西開普
  • Zulu: INtshonalanga Kapa
  • Länsi-Kap
  • Provincia del Capo Occidentale
  • Західнокапська провінція

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