This rugged country, with its majestic beauty and serene simplicity, is described as the “Mountain Kingdom” or the “Kingdom in the Sky”. It is a tiny landlocked country tucked away in the middle of South Africa.

Major Attractions

Lesotho 2
Afriski is one of only two ski resorts in southern Africa, located 3222m above sea-level in the Maluti Mountains, operating in Southern Africa near the northern border of Lesotho and South Africa. The resort is a 4.5-hour drive from Johannesburg or Pretoria via the steep tarred Moteng pass and the [...]
Lesotho 1 Maseru


The capital of Lesotho, Maseru, is located on the Mohokare River, bordering South Africa.

Transfrontier Conservation Areas

The Maloti-Drakensberg Transfrontier Conservation Area

The Maloti-Drakensberg Transfrontier Conservation Area, encompassing the Maloti and the Drakensberg mountains, features more than 2 500 species of flora; the highest falls in Southern Africa; the critically endangered bearded vulture; one of the finest outdoor galleries of rock paintings in the world; some of the most important dinosaur remains on [...]
The Maloti Drakensberg Tfca