Quick Travel Advice for Sani Pass and The Mountain Kingdom of Lesotho
Quick Travel Tips For The Mountain Kingdom of Lesotho and Sani Pass
Lesotho is a little-known country that is an island within South Africa. Known as the Mountain Kingdom, it is the highest country in the world. Lesotho has 11 road borders, one international airport (Moshoeshoe I International Airport), with 33 airports in total. It is a country of scenic mountain and valley landscapes - and it is well worth visiting for the range of activities it offers and the sheer beauty of its scenery. For many visitors to the Drakensberg mountains in South Africa, this is an easy trip up famous Sani Pass - a well-trodden tourist route for South African and international guests, with an adventurous commute between countries and exquisite Drakensberg views along the way.
In this story, we give quick travel tips and insights on Lesotho by answering frequently asked questions about the country and Sani Pass, destination inspiration, as well as links through to detailed Lesotho packing advice and a handy shopping guide, so you can fill your suitcase with the best adventure and travel clothing for your trip.Shop Mountain & Travel Clothing >
What To Wear In African Mountains:
Lesotho is a land with quickly changing conditions and sometimes alpine-like features. The key is to mix warm-weather clothing and sun protection accessories with warm layers and windproof accessories to prepare for all conditions. Read our Lesotho and Sani Pass packing advice and shop the products.
Destination Inspiration: Lesotho and Sani Pass:
Read about our trip from South Africa, up Sani Pass, and into Lesotho in 'Hopes Up High In Lesotho'.