6 days in Lesotho Itinerary

6 days in Lesotho Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Lesotho Trip Planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

6 days in Lesotho Itinerary

Start: Johannesburg
+3
train + foot + Fly + Drive:  6​h 15​min
1
Semonkong
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h
2
Maseru
— 4 nights
+2
Fly + foot + train:  2​h 45​min
End: Johannesburg

1
day
Semonkong

Semonkong
For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Semonkong online itinerary creator.

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).

Things to do in Semonkong

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Find places to stay Feb 12 — 13:

4
nights
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.

To see where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Maseru vacation trip planner.

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, Mafika Lisiu Pass, Morija Museum & Archives, Gates of Paradise Pass
Find places to stay Feb 12 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Thaba-Bosiu National Monument ©
Thaba-Bosiu National Monument
Maluti Mountains ©
Maluti Mountains
Gates of Paradise Pass ©
Gates of Paradise Pass

Similar Plans

9 days in Lesotho BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA November, teens, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Lesotho BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA November, popular sights PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Lesotho BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA November, popular sights PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Lesotho BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA November, popular sights PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Lesotho BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA November, popular sights PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Lesotho BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 5 days in Lesotho BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA December, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 12 days in Lesotho BY A USER FROM NAMIBIA December, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Lesotho BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA December, outdoors, beaches, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Lesotho BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA December, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 4 days in Lesotho BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA October, popular sights PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 5 days in Lesotho BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA September, kids, culture, outdoors, museums, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, kids, culture, outdoors, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans