6 days in Lesotho Itinerary

6 days in Lesotho Itinerary

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6 days in Lesotho Itinerary

Johannesburg
Fly:  6​h 15​min
Semonkong
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h
Maseru
— 5 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
Johannesburg

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Semonkong

Semonkong
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Johannesburg, South Africa to Semonkong is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Johannesburg in February, you will find days in Semonkong are a bit cooler (77°F), and nights are about the same (62°F). You will leave for Maseru on the 12th (Mon).

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Parks Shopping Nature
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5
days
Maseru

Maseru ©
Founded in 1869 by the British, Lesotho's main city--Maseru--lies on the border with South Africa on a plateau surrounded by red hills.
Escape the urban bustle at Maluti Mountains and Mafika Lisiu Pass. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Thaba-Bosiu National Monument and Ha Kome Cave Houses. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Maseru: Gates of Paradise Pass (in Malealea), Setsoto Design Gallery (in Teyateyaneng) and Morija Museum & Archives (in Morija). There's lots more to do: see human ingenuity at work at Mohale Dam, explore the historical opulence of Royal Palace, take an in-depth tour of National Museum, and stop by Thorkild Hand Weaving and Moteng Weavers.

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Traveling by car from Semonkong to Maseru takes 2 hours. In February, daytime highs in Maseru are 77°F, while nighttime lows are 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Maseru

Parks Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Teyateyaneng, Gates of Paradise Pass, Mafika Lisiu Pass, Morija Museum & Archives
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Maluti Mountains ©
Maluti Mountains
Gates of Paradise Pass ©
Gates of Paradise Pass
Thaba-Bosiu National Monument ©
Thaba-Bosiu National Monument

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