Lesotho

Highest roads of Lesotho

Highest roads of Lesotho

Located in southern Africa and completely surrounded by South Africa, Lesotho is a very mountainous country. It’s the only independent state in the world that lies entirely above 1,000 metres (3,281 feet) in elevation.

Moteng Pass

Travel guide to the top of Moteng Pass

Moteng Pass is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 2.820m (9,252ft) above the sea level, located in the Butha-Buthe District of Lesotho. It's one of the highest roads of the country. The maximum slope is 17%.

Tlaeeng Pass

Tlaeeng Pass is one of the highest roads of Lesotho

Tlaeeng Pass is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 3.262m (10,702ft) above the sea level, located on the boundary of Butha-Buthe and Leribe districts of Lesotho. It’s one of the highest roads of the country.

Mahlasela Pass

Mahlasela Pass: The Ultimate Road Trip Guide

Mahlasela Pass is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 3.278m (10,754ft) above the sea level, located in the Butha-Buthe District of Lesotho. It's one of the highest roads of Lesotho. It’s a beautiful pass to drive, but be vigilant during winter as the road gets very slippery.

Baboons Pass

Baboons Pass, more suitable for donkeys than for vehicles

Baboons Pass is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 2.689m (8,822ft) above the sea level located in the Maseru District of Lesotho. This pass near Ramabanta is one of the most remote, roughest and impassable passes in the country -- more suitable for donkeys than for vehicles. It's one of the highest roads of Lesotho.