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Maluti Mountains

Maseru, Maseru 100, Lesotho
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The road trip through the Maluku mountains, although hair-raising with some of the twists and... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
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Drive through Maluti Mountains

We drove from Maseru to Katse Dam. It was 5 hours journey which cuts through Maloti mountains. We... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2017
Prameet G
Pune, India
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“katse dam” (4 reviews)
Maseru, Maseru 100, Lesotho

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The road trip through the Maluku mountains, although hair-raising with some of the twists and turns, is 100% pure amazing. Take note of the road condition with many potholes however the road works are making repairs which also causes one way travel in certain spots....More

Thank NauticalVoyager
Reviewed 7 January 2017

We drove from Maseru to Katse Dam. It was 5 hours journey which cuts through Maloti mountains. We traveled in August, and had snowfall just a week back. As we left the plains and entered hilly region, snow covered mountains started getting visible. As we...More

Thank Prameet G
Reviewed 5 January 2017

As another reviewer said, Tough but beautiful. The winding roads (some tarred, some gravel) slows down the trip and the driver is not always available to take in the beautiful view. It is up to the passengers to take photos.

1  Thank Maritza H
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Great views of mountains and waterfall. I would however suggest for visitors to use a 4x4 or local guide to drive as roads are tricky and there large sections of uneven gravel roads.

2  Thank DD025
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

I've been there hiking with friends and this place in really picturesque. If the weather is good you are able to see very far and during the night the sky is so clear that it will mesmerize you

1  Thank Albert S
Reviewed 26 October 2016

For anyone who loves mountains, a weekend trip to Katse Dam, Afriski, or Semonkong is worth the views. Although not the same type of sheer rock faces as the Rockies or the Alps, some of Lesotho's finest scenery is worth a weekend drive. If renting...More

1  Thank Ashram M
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Hiking in those mountains is just amazing. The view is wooow and you can't buy it anywhere. Fresh air and high where we went was Ohhh so amazing. We walked a lot but you can't compare the feeling after all because you feel tired of...More

2  Thank anitaspokiene
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Maletsunyane Falls its worth visiting, new tar road until part of the way, gravel road until the falls. Quite worth the trip.

1  Thank Filipe C
Reviewed 11 August 2016

During my trip, I drove close to Maluti Mountains, that was amazing! When I sent my pics to some friends, they said to me that those pics seemed like the moon! Lesotho is incredible and these landscapes are nonpareil.

1  Thank olivehoover
Reviewed 3 August 2016

I love coming to Maluti Mountains, whether its in summer to hike, mountain bike, fly fish or swim in the cold streams or in Winter to ski and snowboard... Maluti is a refreshing place that brings you down to earth and revitalizes your soul. The...More

Thank shanehodges55
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