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SEHLABATHEBE NATIONAL PARK

The Sehlabathebe National Park is located in the Maloti Mountains in Qacha’s Nek District, Lesotho, and is part of the larger Maloti-Drakensberg World Heritage Site. The park is home to both striking biological diversity as well as important cultural heritage.

Driving Distance from New Central: 98.2 km , Duration: 2 hours 33 mins

MALETSUNYANE FALLS

Maletsunyane Falls is a 192-metre-high (630 ft) waterfall in the Southern African country of Lesotho. It is located near the town of Semonkong (place of Smoke), which also is named after the falls. Falls are on Maletsunyane River and are falling over the ledge of Triassic-Jurassic basalt.

Sani Pass

Sani Pass is one of the most spectacular mountain passes in Southern Africa, meandering over the Drakensberg escarpment into Lesotho. It’s accessed via 4×4, mountain bike, quad bike or motorcycle – or you can join legions of runners who tackle it on foot each year – if you’re up fr the challenge.

Driving Distance from New Central: 510 km , Duration: 8 hours 13 mins

Katse Dam

The Katse Dam, a concrete arch dam on the Malibamatso River in Lesotho, is Africa’’s second largest dam. The dam is part of the Lesotho Highlands Water Project, which will eventually include five large dams in remote rural areas.

Driving Distance from New Central: 423 km , Duration: 6 hours 22 mins

Snake Park

The town is home to Lesotho’s first and only snake park, which is conveniently situated at the foot of the historic Letloepe hill/rock formation, near the cave of Qacha.