Bo-kaap, Cape Town Central

3.8
#1 of 13 in Neighborhoods in South Africa
A Cape Town neighborhood known for its vibrantly colored buildings, Bo-kaap remains mostly residential in nature, enchanting tourists with its narrow, cobblestone streets. The area houses a close-knit Cape Malay community, whose members are descendants of Asian slaves. Take a relaxing walk through the district or enjoy the scenery from a cafe--either way, don't forget to take some memorable photographs of the striking neighborhood. Make Bo-kaap a part of your Cape Town vacation plans using our Cape Town attractions app .
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  • This is an absolute must for any local. There should be a minimum tip. Guides know their stuff. Next up will be the Historic tour.  more »
  • Attend a waleemah function, that’s a reception happens after Muslims weddings, location in heart of capetown central, on the upper parts were lots of old traditional Muslims houses& Masjedes...  more »
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