Lowlands Self Drive

This route allows you to take in all the historical and cultural sites of the lowlands of Lesotho. The burial place of King Moshoeshoe I and the ruins on Thaba Bosiu offer an insight into the history of the Basotho.

The lowlands route runs from western Lesotho to the south passing through 6 main towns of the Kingdom of Lesotho. History, culture and paleontological explorations are characteristic of this route. From war relics and remains of dinosaurs to living culture and fun horseback / 4 x 4 adventures, this route will both excite and enrich the visitor.

  • Historic: Thaba Bosiu Fortress, Major Bell rsquo;s Tower, Qalabane- Mafeteng (Gun war site), Morija Museum, Maeder House (Morija) Mafeteng old mill, Ellenberger cave house.
  • Cultural: Ha Kome cave dwellings, Thaba Bosiu cultural Village, mohair crafts, cultural performances
  • Sightseeing: Mountain passes (Gate of Paradise),
  • Adventure: pony trekking (Malealea, Morija), fly fishing, fossil hunting, 4 x 4, quad drives

Start: CaledonsPoort
End:
Tele Bridge
Roads: A1, A2

Keep an open mind - do not judge the lifestyles of others if they are different from your own.

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.

Border information centre: +266-22312427
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