Pakistan Travel & Tour Honeymoon Packages Vacation Cheap Airline Tickets Online, Hotels, Tourist Guide & Agency

Home Top Destinations Cape Town General Information

Fast Facts

(0 votes, average 0 out of 5)

ImageLocation:
Cape Town is located in the Northern part of the Cape Peninsula surrounded by a number of mountains including Table Mountain, Lion’s Head and the Devil’s Peak.

Area:
2455 sq km
Dialing code:
+27
Area Code:
021
Emergency Numbers:
Emergencies: 107
Fire: 021-535-1100/ 021-461-5555
Police: 10111 [flying squad]; 021-467-8000
 Ambulance: 10177
Tourist Assistance [Police]: 021-418-2852
Lifeline: 021-461-1111
Sea Rescue: 021-405-3500
Vehicle Breakdown: 082-161-11
Telephone directory enquiry: 1023 [Local Numbers]; 1903 [International Numbers]
Airport Enquiry: 021-934-0407
Railway Enquiry: 080-065-6463

Population:
3 million approximately

Languages:
English, Afrikaans, French, German, Swazi, Zulu

Time zone:
GMT/UTC +2

Electricity: 220/230 Volts
                        Plug sockets accept the old British style plug with three round pins.
Currency:
South African Rand [R]

Average January Temperatures:
21 °C


Average July Temperatures:
12.5 °C

Annual Rainfall:
515 mm
 

Comments (0)

Write comment


busy
 

Transportation/Getting Around

Buses
Taking the bus to get around Cape Town is a good idea since most of Cape Town’s attractions are ...
Rent a Car
Renting a car will probably be the best thing to do to get around Cape Town. Cars are the most ...
Taxi
Taxis can hardly be seen on the roads of Cape Town as most of Cape Town’s residents do not use ...
From the airport
From Cape Town International Airport:

Visitors can take a cab to city centre. Taxis ...
Metrorail
The Cape Metro Rail runs 3 local metro lines.The train station is located on Adderley street. ...
Driving Tips
It is preferable to rent a car with a driver rather than drive by yourself. Whilst Cape Town’s ...