The Perfect 2 Day Sani Pass Road Trip

2 Day Road Trip itinerary Through Sani Pass

The Perfect 2 Day Sani Pass Road Trip

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Lesotho

4x4

2 days

643 km

  • Embark on a 4×4 adventure up the steep Sani Pass, rising 9 429 feet above sea level.
  • Experience the culture by interacting with local Sotho people in Lesotho.
  • Marvel at the isolated beauty of Lesotho’s landscapes.
  • Dine and drink at Africa’s highest pub, located about 2784m above sea level.
  • Navigate the thrilling drive back down the Sani Pass to Durban.
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Road Trip Itinerary

Activities Kms Stay
Day 1 Depart from Durban and drive through the Victorian city of Pietermaritzburg en route to the Sani Pass. Begin the 4x4 experience up the steep pass, rising 9,429-feet above sea level. Dine and drink at Africa's highest pub, located about 2784m above sea level. Stay 1 night at Sani Valley Lodge. 251 Sani Valley Lodge
Day 2 After a good nights rest, drive back down the Sani Pass and return to Durban. 251 Durban

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Sani Pass | Photo Credits - Unathi Mamane
Sani Pass | Photo Credits - Unathi Mamane
Sani Pass | Photo Credits - Unathi Mamane
Sani Pass | Photo Credits - Unathi Mamane
Sani Pass | Photo Credits - Unathi Mamane
Sani Pass | Photo Credits - Unathi Mamane
Sani Pass | Photo Credits - Unathi Mamane
Sani Pass | Photo Credits - Unathi Mamane
Sani Pass | Photo Credits - Unathi Mamane
Sani Pass | Photo Credits - Unathi Mamane
Sani Pass | Photo Credits - Unathi Mamane
Sani Pass | Photo Credits - Unathi Mamane

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