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Resommandations for Lesotho, please

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Resommandations for Lesotho, please

Hi,

we are travelling to SA from mid Oct.-mid Nov. I would be interested to visit Lesotho.. Which part of Lesotho would you recommend to visit ? . Of course the Sani Pass, I think it is one of the highlights.

Interests: beautiful landscape, people, oroginal villages. Can you pleae give me an idea of an itinerary for some days in Lesotho ? Which kind of car would I need for Lesotho ?

Thanks

Jan

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1. Re: Resommandations for Lesotho, please

Sani Pass and Semongkong are great

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2. Re: Resommandations for Lesotho, please

We have been to Malealea twice. Sani pass for a day trip up from Underberg/Himeville.

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3. Re: Resommandations for Lesotho, please

Hi,

thanks for your answer. How long did you spent in Semonkong/Malealea ?

How are the road conditions ? Which kind if car do we need ?Have you done horsebackriding there ?

Thanks

Jan

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4. Re: Resommandations for Lesotho, please

Sedan cars will manage Malealea. No, we did not go on the ponies, but lots of other tourists were doing it.

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5. Re: Resommandations for Lesotho, please

Is the Sani Pass with a Sedan car possible, too ?

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6. Re: Resommandations for Lesotho, please

No, it is not allowed, and most times it is impossible. If you wait a few years, it will be possible, because they have just decided to build a modern road through there.

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7. Re: Resommandations for Lesotho, please

I'm not sure if that is good news or bad. While it will make it more accessible to see it, it will also diminish the adventure aspect of going.

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8. Re: Resommandations for Lesotho, please

I think it is selfish of tourists to try and deny Lesotho a decent road out of the eastern side of their country.

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9. Re: Resommandations for Lesotho, please

Ok, if I want to go to Lesotho without using a 4x4 I should enter and go out somewhere else than at Sani Pass ?

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10. Re: Resommandations for Lesotho, please

All the roads and border posts along the west side of Lesotho are okay for normal cars. The east side (Drakensberg-side) of Lesotho is all 4x4 area.

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