Highlands Circular Route

The Highlands Circular Route offers a little bit of everythCliing from Qiloane Falls to the Ha Baroana rock paintings. Soak up the rejuvenating power of nature at the Bokong Nature Reserve or go boating on Katse Dam.

This route ever-changing landscapes of mountain vistas, passes and lakes guarantees adventure and exciting sightseeing. Drive through rural villages will provide close up encounters with culture and the Basotho people.

Attractions include:

  • Historic: Thaba Bosiu Fortress, Major Bell rsquo;s Tower \
  • Cultural: Ha Kome cave dwellings, Thaba Bosiu cultural village, mohair crafts,
  • Sightseeing: Mountain passes (Mafika Lisiu, Molimo Nthuse Blue Mountain) mountain lakes (Katse Mohale), Qiloane waterfall.
    Mountain passes:
    • Thaba Putsoa Pass (Blue Mountain Pass)
    • Khalo la Baroa (Bushman rsquo;s Pass)
    • Molimo Nthuse (God Help Me Pass)
    • Mafika Lisiu Pass - 2950m
  • Adventure: pony trekking (Katse Molimo Nthuse), fly fishing and boating.

Start: Maseru
End: Maseru
Roads: A1, B25, B31, A3

Arms and ammunition may not be imported without a permit obtained in advance from the Commissioner of Police.

Village

Village

Ancient dwellings

Ancient dwellings

Ndlamo

Ndlamo

Breathtaking views

Breathtaking views

Afriski

Afriski

Offroad Adventure

Offroad Adventure

Extreme 4x4

Extreme 4x4

Pony Trek Adventures

Pony Trek Adventures

Ski Resort

Ski Resort

Lesotho Travel Information

For any information or assistance you require when planning your visit to Lesotho, please feel free to contact us at the Lesotho Tourism and Development Corporation in Maseru.

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