Cape Town

Location

South Africa

Currency

South African Rand

Language

Zulu

Population

4.62 Million

On the Map

About

Cape Town is commonly known as the “Mother City” and offers some of South Africa’s most important history and culture. It is home to one of the most beautiful sites in the world, Table Mountain, which sits majestically behind the metropolitan city.

Weather: (High/Low) (°F)

January

83° / 63°

February

84° / 63°

March

81° / 61°

April

77° / 59°

May

72° / 56°

June

68° / 53°

July

68° / 52°

August

68° / 53°

September

70° / 55°

October

76° / 58°

November

78° / 59°

December

81° / 62°

Events

January

Cape Town Jazzathon, Cape Town Minstrel Carnival, Red Bull King of the Air, The Sun Met Horse Race

February

Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concerts, Cape Town Art Fair

March

Cape Town Cycle Tour, Two Oceans Marathon, Cape Epic, Cape Town International Jazz Festival

April

Cape Town Electronic Music Festival

May

Cape Town Big Band Jazz Festival

June

Taste of Helderberg, Gordon's Bay Winter Wonderland Festival

July

Knysna Oyster Festival, Cape Town Funny Festival

August

Namaqua Daisy Challenge, Robertson Slow Food and Wine Festival, Woodstock Winter Bear Festival

September

Franschhoek Uncorked, Cape Town Fringe Festival, Cape Town Marathon, Whale Festival

October

Rocking the Daisies, The Gun Run, Cape Town International Boat Show, Cape Town International Kite Festival

November

Constantia Gift Fair, Gugulethu Beer and Whiskey Festival

December

Adderley Street Festival of Lights, Kirstenbosch Carols

Known For

Stunning Nature

Table Mountain

World-Class Wining and Dining

Adventure

Flight times from

NYC

16 Hours, 6 Minutes

London

12 Hours, 28 Minutes

Los Angeles

20 Hours, 27 Minutes

Dubai

9 Hours, 58 Minutes

Hong Kong

15 Hours, 15 Minutes

Sao Paulo

8 Hours, 24 Minutes