Highlands Ski Route
The Highlands Ski Route features world class skiing and snowboarding at the Afriski resort, 4x4 routes and snowy vistas as far as the eye can see. Don't miss the Letseng Diamond Mine to get that special gift.
Northern Lesotho is characterized by breathtaking mountains and dramatic escarpments, gorges, passes and waterfalls. Wild and untamed, this is an area of explorers at heart whether you hike, 4 x4 or fly over the escarpment.
Places to look out for are:
- Historic: Menkhoaneng (Founder of Basotho nation, King Moshoeshoe I's birth place), Botha Bothe plateau (1st Settlement of King Moshoeshoe I)
- Cultural: Liphofung Heritage Site, cultural performances, homestays (Mamohase B B)
- Sightseeing: Mountain passes (, Moteng pass Tlaeeng pass (highest pass in Lesotho) Waterfalls (Tugela Tsehlanyane), Parks: Tsehlanyane National Park (eland, mountain buck Chacma baboons), rock art, Thabana Ntlenyana ndash; highest point in Southern Africa, Source of Orange river.
- Adventure: pony trekking (Mamohase B B), fly fishing, 4 x 4, quad drives, seasonal skiing @ AfriSki ( May - August)
End: Sani Top
Roads: A1, A31