Lesotho has been nominated by the New York Times as one of the 52 places to visit in 2020.

Click here for more information. Lesotho is number 12 on the list.


High in the mountains of Southern Africa, unique in that it is an independent nation completely surrounded by South Africa, is the Kingdom of Lesotho — the Kingdom in the Sky. An extraordinary country that provides spectacular mountain scenery as a backdrop to some of the most exciting holiday activities in Africa, Lesotho offers the chance to enjoy Africa’s majestic beauty, the simplicity of a mountain people, and a serene quality of life for discerning travellers from all over the world.

A magnificent opportunity to explore nature still little changed by man, still unspoilt by crowds of tourists, and to appreciate the untamed but beautiful landscapes of the soaring Maluti and Drakensberg mountains.

Explore this beautiful mountainous country with one day or overnight pony treks, hiking, mountain biking, abseiling, off-road motorbiking and a number of other activities.

Lesotho has got something to offer everyone. Come explore Lesotho and enjoy the culture of Basotho people. Lesotho Hotels and Hospitality Association has a collection of more than 40 accommodation establishments, where you can stay and feel the warmth and hospitality of the Basotho people.