This is not just a drive to Mohotlong to look at a town but a full tour over the Sani Pass. In addition we go to the Makhapung valley and go on a full tour of this living village still untainted and with all the cultures and traditions preserved. This day offers a real insight into the lives of the Basotho nation. This is a completely unique experience in which a meal, an additional private guide and activities are all included in the price. This is a sustainable tourism project.
n this tour you will experience all that a standard Sani Pass tour offers, plus the trip to Makhapung, a small Basotho village deep in the highlands of Lesotho. From Sani Top we cross the Sani Plateau before climbing the Black Mountain Pass (3240m). From here you can see Thabana Ntlenyana (the highest point in Southern Africa). We then head down the Sehonghong Valley past Highland Basotho villages and on to Makhapung.
Makhapung in Sesotho, means “Place where the Lekhapo plant is found”. Here you will visit the resident traditional healer, observe a unique song & dance routine and a secret ceremonial dance. Interact and lunch with the villagers, A true, once in a lifetime, cultural experience.
|Depart:||7:45 am – 8:00 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
|Tour Highlights:||World Heritage Site
Highest Pub in Southern Africa
Kingdom of Lesotho
Living Basotho Village
Unique song & dance routine
Observe a secret ceremonial dance
Explanation of village life, rituals & traditions
|Price:||R1371 per person (min 4 people)
R1714 per person (min 2 People)
|Lunch:||Picnic lunch included|
|Passports:||A passport is required & visa conditions may apply|
|Bring:||Warm clothing, sunscreen, binoculars, cameras etc.|