Wellington Tourism, South Africa

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Wellington is a town in the Western Cape Winelands, a 45-minute drive from Cape Town, in South Africa with a population of approximately 62,000. Wellington's economy is centered on agriculture such as wine, table grapes, deciduous fruit and a brandy industry. The town is located 75 km north-east of Cape Town, reached by the N1 motorway and R44. Due to the growth of the Mbekweni township south of town, it now forms a de facto urban unit with Paarl, just 10 km to the south.

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Planning a vacation to Wellington in South Africa? This vacation planner will provide you with all the essential information you need. The nearest major city to Wellington is Cape Town. Cape Town is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Table Mountain Cableway, Table Mountain, Victoria And Alfred Waterfront. A holiday in Wellington can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Wellington*

  • Wellington: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Wellington for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Wellington.

    • Burglary and Theft 75 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 33.33 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 75 (High)
    • Attacks 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 33.33 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 58.33 (Moderate)
  • Living in Wellington - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 41.15 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.42 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Wellington

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Wellington

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.18 USD
    • International Movie per seat 5.6 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 39.13 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 85.54 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 67.92 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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