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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  • Should take advantage of a day with Sun and the photos are precious... Very neat neighbors houses.. .and unique is close to everything and is cute... There is no ticket is just strolling through 3 or 4 streets and already...
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  • the Malay district is now protected from real estate predators. Effective Association for the safeguarding of the houses at the beautiful colors.
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