Experience all that a standard Sani Pass tour offers, plus the trip to Makhapung, a small Basotho village deep in the highlands of Lesotho. This is your chance to experience the Sani Pass, Lesotho highlands, Basotho cultures, and a visit to the remote trading town of Mokhotlong. You will overnight at the Principal Chief of Mokhotlong’s house. Home to the Queen Regent ‘Mants’ebo Amelia Seeiso, the first and only woman to ever rule Lesotho.
The Kingdom in the Sky provides spectacular mountain scenery, and a chance to experience the simplicity of a mountain people. This is an opportunity to explore nature still little changed by man, and unspoiled by crowds of tourists.
For those with a spirit for adventure!
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|Highlights:||World Heritage Site
Highest Pub in Africa
Kingdom of Lesotho
Living Basotho Village
Unique song and dance routine.
Secret ceremonial dance
Explanation of village life, rituals & traditions
|Duration:||2 days 1 night|
|Depart:||7.45 am for 8 am|
|From:||Major Adventures Office
Main Street, Underberg
In some instances we may be able to pick you up at
your Bed & Breakfast or Hotel
|Return:||±4:30 pm the following day|
|Price:||R3352 per person minimum 2 pax
Family rates on request.
|Included:||Lunch, Dinner, Bed & Breakfast. Lunch on day 2 at the Highest Pub at your own cost.|
|Passports:||A valid passport is required.
Visa conditions may apply.
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|Bring:||Overnight bag, warm clothing, sunscreen, binoculars, cameras etc.|
DAY 1 UNDERBERG – ‘MANTS’EBO (LD)
Depart from Underberg at 8am and tackle the 4×4 drive up the legendary Sani Pass. After a drinks break at the “Highest Pub in Africa” we make our way up Black Mountain Pass and down the beautiful Sehonghong river valley and on to the remote village of Makhupung. Here we visit the resident traditional healer, observe a unique song & dance routine and a secret ceremonial dance. Interact and picnic lunch with the villagers. A true, once in a lifetime, cultural experience.
Our overnight stay is at ‘Mants’ebo Guesthouse, situated in the picturesque village of Thabang on the outskirts of the remote town of Mokhotlong. ‘Mants’ebo Guest House was once home to the Queen Regent ‘Mants’ebo Amelia Seeiso, the first and only woman to ever rule Lesotho; 1940 -1960. Each chalet is named after one of the wives of Seeiso. Here you will enjoy the comfort of a home away from home.
DAY 2 ‘MANTS’EBO – UNDERBERG (B)
Today we view the Spiral Aloe before a visit to the remote trading town of Mokhotlong, “Place of the Bald Ibis.” Its role as a police post first brought people to this part of Lesotho in 1905. It developed into a trading centre for the people of the Highlands region.Lunch at the Highest Pub in Africa (own cost). In case you missed any photo opportunities we travel back down the Sani Pass to Underberg.