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A major, modern African city


With a cultural heritage spanning more than 300 years and a vibrant mix of people, places and events, Cape Town is widely considered to be one of the most desirable lifestyle cities in the world.

Recognised as national leaders in business, Cape Town has a thriving knowledge economy; our skills market is growing and the city offers numerous opportunities for study, work and investment. We are also a proudly inclusive city, welcoming all who can join us in our vision to create a safe, sustainable, vibrant urban environment for generations to come.

Ranked among the world’s top holiday destinations


The destination is frequently cited as among the world’s best holiday destinations and has a high return visitor rate, proving that those who visit our destination once, fall in love with it, and want to discover it again.

Notes Enver Duminy, CEO of Cape Town Tourism: “As you walk through the streets of Cape Town, explore our national parks, enjoy our beaches, and enjoy our winelands, you will undoubtedly appreciate the natural beauty of Cape Town. But what turns mere enjoyment into a love for our city is what the locals offer.

Our warmth, passion, welcoming nature, and friendliness is the magic ingredient that keeps visitors coming back year after year.

Says Cape Town Mayor, Geordin Hill-Lewis: “Whether you want to climb mountains or spend the day on one of our many Blue Flag beaches, drink wine in the most picturesque vineyards or dine at some of our world-class restaurants, you will find it all in Cape Town.

As Capetonians, we are proud of our heritage, our diversity, and our wide range of sights and attractions, and love sharing them with the many visitors to our shores.

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Download our destination brochure, which will help you experience what our truly unique city has to offer. Fall in love with our authenticity and feel the passion for Cape Town as much as we do.


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