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Introducing Cape Town


The city of Cape Town is nestled between two oceans and enjoys some of the most dramatic natural landscapes in the world. After starting your exploration of the city with a climb up Table Mountain, travel over to the Cape of Good Hope and visit the infamous Robben Island, where you'll learn about Nelson Mandela and his compatriots’ struggle for freedom. The city's museums are sure to enthrall you, and there's no better place to start than the South African National Gallery. Of course there's the city's picturesque parks to enjoy and some fantastic cuisine to try too.

Cape Town is known for:


Romantic Swimming Diving Climbing Extreme Sports Seaside Mountain

Quick information

NEARBY CITIES
Hot Bay (20 km)
Bellville (23 km)
Stellenbosch (50 km)
CURRENCY
South African Rand (ZAR)

COUNTRY CODE
+27

ELECTRIC POWER
M

TIME ZONE
GMT +2

AVG. PRICE OF A COFFEE
€1.58

AVG. PRICE OF A MEAL
€30.55

Average Temperature

Cape Town airport information

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PUBLIC TRANSPORT:

Cape Town International Airport (CPT) is 20 km outside the city center and the journey between the two can be made using the My Citi buses. Depending on traffic, the journey will take about 30 minutes and will cost around 3 euros.

Average time from airport: 30 minutes

Distance from airport: 20 km

TAXI:

If you want to take a taxi from Cape Town International Airport, you can expect to pay anywhere between 23 and 30 euros for the 20-minute journey.

Average taxi price: 23-30 euros

CAR RENTAL:

Miles & Smiles members earn 100 Miles per day, up to maximum 1000 Miles. What’s more, rentals made through the website for 1 or 2 days earn an extra 250 Miles, while rentals for 3 or more days earn an extra 500 Miles.

Average car rental price: 285 lira


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