High-altitude, landlocked kingdom encircled by South Africa, a network of rivers and mountain ranges including the 3,482m-high peak of Thabana Ntlenyana. On the Thaba Bosiu plateau, near Lesotho’s capital, Maseru, are ruins dating from the 19th-century.
Campsites in Lesotho
Things to do in Lesotho
Afriski Mountain Resort
The only skiing resort in Lesotho, located 3050 m above sea-level in the Maluti Mountains, operating in Southern Africa near the northern border of Lesotho and South Africa. It is one of only two ski resorts in southern Africa. www.afriski.net
Bokong Nature Reserve
Reserve located in Lesotho. It contains Afro-alpine wetlands at the sources of the Bokong and Lepaqoa rivers
The treacherous pass into Lesotho and have a drink at the highest Pub in Africa www.sanipasstours.com