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Maseru— 3 nights
Founded in 1869 by the British, Lesotho's main city--Maseru--lies on the border with South Africa on a plateau surrounded by red hills.Explore Maseru's surroundings by going to Gates of Paradise Pass (in Malealea), Morija Museum & Archives (in Morija) and Maletsunyane Falls Semonkong (in Semonkong). There's lots more to do: admire the engineering at Katse Dam, cruise along Mafika Lisiu Pass, stop by Lesotho Co-operative Handicrafts, and take in the awesome beauty at Maluti Mountains.
To see where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Maseru road trip planning tool .
If you are flying in from South Africa, the closest major airport is Moshoeshoe I International Airport. June in Maseru sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can travel back home.
Things to do in Maseru
Maletsunyane Falls Semonkong, Mafika Lisiu Pass, Morija Museum & Archives, Gates of Paradise Pass
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