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Mohale Dam

Maseru, Maseru 100, Lesotho
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Some nice views if it had not been so hazy. Cafe facilities very basic and no real attractions as... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2017
Michael N
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Cheadle Hulme, United Kingdom
Breath taking views

This is one of the most beautiful places in Lesotho! It is relatively close to Maseru, is... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2017
Paseka_CPT
,
Johannesburg
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Maseru is an ideal base from which to explore the western region of Lesotho with its magnificent scenery, rich history, culture and crafts. A made-made phenomenon in this area is the Mohale Dam, which was completed in 2003, situated 91km from Maseru. It is southwest of Katse Dam and almost doubles the water supply to South Africa through an inter-connecting tunnel into the Katse reservoir.
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17 Jan 2017
“What a view!!”
10 Nov 2016
“Feel the fresh air of the mountains”
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Maseru, Maseru 100, Lesotho

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Reviewed 17 April 2017

Some nice views if it had not been so hazy. Cafe facilities very basic and no real attractions as indicated not even stalls of tourist trinkets. Glad we had not made a special trip

Thank Michael N
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This is one of the most beautiful places in Lesotho! It is relatively close to Maseru, is attainable through a tarred road and therefore easy to get there.

Thank Paseka_CPT
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The location of this dam is quite amazing, although man made the mountain and water views are breathtaking, Be sure to travel the service road located on the dam wall, it is like a scene from a James Bond movie

2  Thank MaxwilG
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Lesotho is considered the "Mountain country" or "the roof of Africa". It is really a mountanious country where you can experience breathtaking views and good weather. Mohale Dam is a good spot to visit on a weekend or on a day out. Reserve at least...More

1  Thank Bruno R
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Mohale Dam is beautiful place where you can feel the peace and beauty around you. The fresh air and magic mountains taking over your mind. Nice restaurant with wooow delicious food are waiting for you, big portions and just freshly made giving the best taste...More

1  Thank anitaspokiene
Reviewed 10 July 2016

The beauty of this place is indescribable. Just park your car by the side and indulge in the greenness of the grass, the soothing sound of the water and the comforting rise of the mountains surrounding you. Definitely a must see

1  Thank Thato M
Reviewed 16 May 2016

I loved Mohale dam and resevior . It was such a big project developed to provide water for needs for sooth Afica which is the main source of income to mountainous nation of Lesotho.

1  Thank Pramudith
Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

A visit to Mohale Dam will not be complete without a guided tour. At R10 it is beyond a bargain. In fact I think it is worth much more. The San itself is built in a beautiful section of the mountain valley and breathtaking views...More

Thank Sunshine0789
Reviewed 27 December 2015

Interesting visit, guides very helpful. Information was available on this very picturesque dam. Mohale is the storage dam for this part of Lesotho.

1  Thank maluti2015
Reviewed 5 October 2015

We were at Mohale Dam after Katse dam, were drove independently down to the dam wall,spoke to a guard, but had missed the tour.

Thank 691annd
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