Sani Pass Full Day Tour: Depart Durban at 06:00 and head west or in-land through the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands to the Southern Drakensberg, to the small town of Underberg. Here you will transfer to a 4×4 vehicle for the stunning and exciting drive up Sani Pass and into the mountain kingdom of Lesotho. This pass is 2854 metres high and the weather can be very cold and windy at times so it is important that you bring warm clothing on the tour. Once you reach the top of the pass you will drive a couple of kilometres into Lesotho and visit a Basotho homestead where you will be introduced to a Basotho family who will tell you about life in this harsh environment. You will be able to sample traditional food and beer and learn about the Basotho culture, beliefs and lifestyle. Lunch will be enjoyed at the Sani Pass Chalet, which has the highest pub in Africa. After lunch you head down Sani Pass and transfer back to the tour vehicle for the drive back to Durban. Return to Durban in the early evening.
If you have a love of mountains and enjoy huge stunning views this tour is for you. You will also learn about a little known culture that of the Basotho and how they like like on top of the world.
N.B. Passports Required for the border crossing between South Africa and Lesotho.