One of South Africa's major ports and industrial centers.
The old part of the city, now marked by high-rise buildings and sprawling suburbs, is located between Table Bay to the north and the steep slopes of Table Mountain (1086 m/3563 ft) to the south.
Associated suburbs and satellite towns of the fast-growing metropolitan area extend south across the neck of the Cape Peninsula to False Bay (Vaalsbaai). Population (1991) 854,616.
Belangrijke steden in de omgeving van Kaapstad: