Cape town south africa world map. Kapstaden danish swedish kapkaupunki finnish cape town norwegian hofdaborg icelandic. The treacherous rocky reefs surrounding the point are home to 26 recorded shipwrecks and probably many more. Cape peninsula tour from cape town. Little is known of the history of the regions first residents since there is no written history from the area before it was first mentioned by portuguese explorer bartolomeu dias in 1488 who was the first european.
It is a good idea to have a rough idea of what you would like to see and do while in cape town and plan a rough itinerary. On high speed recreational crafts we navigate to fishing shoals and trawlers using radar. Current weather in cape town and forecast for today tomorrow and next 14 days. The earliest known remnants in the region were found at peers cave in fish hoek and date to between 15000 and 12000 years ago.
A lot of the data on yr is free to use in applications and services. With its wide variety of activities one could easily spend a week or more in cape town. Cape town city and seaport legislative capital of south africa and capital of western cape province. International place names from the geonames database.
Itinerarythis is a typical itinerary for this productstop at. The city lies at the northern end of the cape peninsula some 30 miles 50 kilometres at its southernmost boundary north of the cape of good hope. Time for sunrise sunset moonrise and moonset in cape town south africa. Cape point marks the south western tip of the african continent with some of the most breathtaking ocean and coastal scenery in the world.
Hout bay cape town central western capelocal arts a crafts available comfort stop. Join one of our deep sea pelagics to more than 20 nautical miles south of cape point a hotspot for trawlers.