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Lesotho offers a real and authentic African experience designed to restore sanity in a modern life characterized by the hustle-bustle of city life and industrial culture.

Just as much of the beauty of Lesotho is secret and understated, so is the hospitality. Lesotho, offers its visitors a good choice of accommodation, ranging from sophisticated hotels and casinos to lodges, B&Bs, where guests can enjoy peace and solitude, as well as self-catering facilities for family and long term stays, and new village stay accommodation, experiencing the real life of Basotho in their homes.

The hotels and lodges provide a leisure experience rather than just a room to sleep in. One can go pony trekking on the sure-footed Basotho pony in the early morning breeze; take in the stunning mountain landscapes and scenery; watch traditional life in a place that upholds a unique balance of the old and the new; laze round and soak up the sun; and in the evening dine out or enjoy an ethnic meal around people who are sure to become new friends.

Apart from two large international-standard hotels in Maseru , there are plenty of accommodation possibilities, with some idyllic retreats found in remote spots, where the quality of welcome and comfort is first class. Backpackers are also catered for around the country.

Multitude of activities is waiting to be pursued in this region. Rock paintings of the Bushmen can be seen in many parts of the Drakensberg. Most of the resorts in the region have the facility for horse riding in the hillside that includes short, half day, and overnight trips. Most of the hotels, camping organizers, and resorts provide guided hiking options and must be pursued. Mountain biking in this region is a fun and a challenge both due to steep heights and rugged terrain and trails of varying levels are available. Other activities include bird watching, river swimming, and trout fishing.

 


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