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Mohale Dam - Lesotho

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Katse Dam - Lesotho

An overview of the Katse Dam in Lesotho, highlighting some of the staggering engineering statistics relating to the construction of the dam wall itself as well as peripheral infrastructure like roads, bridges, tunnels and the relocation of local subsistence farmers . This video was produced courtesy of

Foreign visitors to Lesotho should watch the video link provided here relating to police tourist entrapment and extortion before making bookings to visit the Mountain Kingdom.

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The Real Road : Maseru to Sani Pass top

The good and the bad of the A1 road through Lesotho skirting the west and northern borders. The camera automatically recorded a video clip every minute.

Recording date: Thursday 3 May 2018 (sunrise: 6:38 / sunset: 17:26)
Route, and stops, on Google Maps:
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Places to Visit and Things to Do in Lesotho

Although a small country, Lesotho boasts an assortment of fantastic attractions that tourists can visit and discover the history of Lesotho. Adventure seekers will love the outdoor adventure activities in Lesotho. Don't forget to leave a like
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Lesotho - Thaba Bosiu Cultural Village

Thaba Bosiu once was the capital of Lesotho. A cultural village was built at its place, showing traditional dwellings from different parts of Lesotho.

Enjoy more open air museums by playing the clips in this playlist:


We visited Lesotho on our overland trip from the Netherlands to South Africa and South America; see our channel for hundreds of clips.

The used background music is royalty free music: Aboard the Jazz Train by Purple Planet Music (
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Lesotho - Maseru to Malealea Day Trip 4th February 2018

Scenes along A2 highway south about 90 kms south from the capital city of Lesotho, Maseru to Malealea village in the very scenic Makhaleng Valley, . Trip included visit to family farm of travelling companion Moqena Taole during morning of Sunday 4th February 2018 after 2 exhausting days travelling over 12,000 kms from Australia via Johannesburg and visiting Orphanage at Teyateyaneng on February 1-2 & then 1 day after the official Orphans Foundation launch at Khali Hotel Function Centre Auditorium on Saturday February 3rd.

Kotisephola Pass (Lesotho) - Mountain Passes of South Africa

This pass is to all intents and purposes and extension of the Sani Pass. Whilst we normally do not cover passes outside of South Africa, we have documented this pass (a) for its lofty, oxygen starved, summit altitude of 3292m ASL and (b) for the peculiar phenomenon of the Chinese built multi-lane highway converting this seldom used old jeep track with exceptionally low traffic volumes. There are several conspiracy theories, but you decide. South Africa outdoor adventure enthusiasts and nature lovers are vehemently against the proposed tarring of the Sani Pass (the most iconic South African pass), suggesting that it would ruin the delicate adventure tourism industry in KZN. It seems weird that there will be a 180 km long multi-billion Dollar, multi-lane tarred highway built from Thabe Tseka and Mohkotlong to the top of the Sani Pass, where-after you need to be in a 4WD vehicle (a legal/safety requirement and justifiably so) to enter the South Africa. So what are the normal cars going to do travelling from Lesotho, when they get to Sani Top? Turn around and go back into Lesotho? There's something fishy going on here. My opinion is that the tarring of Sani Pass is being kept under wraps, but it will ultimately take place. I hope I'm wrong.

If you want to make a noise about this, I suggest you get onto the correct government department and start making inquiries. {Dept of Transport}

Lesotho Highlands Tour - 7th February 2018

Video clips & photos taken on private road trip in Kingdom of Lesotho on Wednesday 7th February 2018. After checking out of Motabong Lodge we joined the A25 Road from HA LEJONE TO KATSE DAM, then onto the town of THABA-TSEKA for lunch. Following this we crossed over 2,880m Mokhoabong Pass on A3 highway to MANTSUNYANE & past the location of where the late King Moshoeshoe II of Lesotho was killed in road accident in January 1996 about 10 kms east of Marakabeis. After passing through Marakabeis, we then continued along A3 west then turned north to MOHALE DAM. After a brief visit to dam-site we continued over BLUE MOUNTAIN PASS then onto BUSHMEN'S PASS, down to NAZARETH & visited friends at the NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF LESOTHO at ROMA, before finally ending our tour back in MASERU.

Katse Dam & Lodge (Drone Footage) - Mountain Passes of South Africa

One of our guests, Jakes Trahms, took some drone footage during our Lesotho-Sani Tour. We extracted the best bits and produced this short video showing how low the level of the Katse Dam is at the moment (28.9.2019)

Mohale Dam Flash Mob Video 1

We visited the Mohale Dam in Lesotho, Southern Africa but arrived during lunchtime so had to wait for the guide to return from lunch. There was a group there from the National University of Lesotho, waiting for the tour to start. To while away the waiting time, they started singing and dancing. It was great to see them having so much fun and we got a great kick out of watching them.

Mohale Lodge - Lesotho

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Mohale Lodge is an ideal base from which to explore the natural splendours of Lesotho's mountain kingdom -- rivers, dams

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Mohale Lodge - Hotel in Bokong, Lesotho

FR: Niché entre les montagnes du Lesotho, le Mohale Lodge propose une variété d'activités de plein air allant de l'équitation au canoë-kayak, en passant par la pêche. Il dispose d'un restaurant et d'un coin salon principal.

ES: El Mohale Lodge está ubicado entre las cadenas montañosas de Lesotho, dispone de restaurante y una zona de salón principal y ofrece una gran variedad de actividades al aire libre, desde equitación hasta piragüismo y pesca.

DE: Die Mohale Lodge erwartet Sie eingebettet zwischen den Bergketten Lesothos. Hier können Sie eine Vielzahl von Aktivitäten im Freien wie Reiten, Kanufahren und Angeln ausüben.

NL: Mohale Lodge bevindt zich in Bokong, tussen de Lesotho bergketens. Het biedt een grote lounge en een verscheidenheid aan buitenactiviteiten, zoals paardrijden en kanoën en vissen.

IT: Situato tra le montagne del Lesotho, il Mohale Lodge offre un ristorante, una spaziosa zona lounge e un'ampia scelta di attività all'aperto, tra cui equitazione, canoa e pesca.

ZH: Mohale Lodge山林小屋坐落于莱索托(Lesotho)的山脉之间,提供骑马、划独木舟和钓鱼等各种户外活动,设有一间餐厅和主要休息区。 所有空调客房都设有带卫星电视的休息区、沏茶/咖啡设施和浴室用品。部分客房设有私人阳台。 自助式的山林小屋设有设备齐全的厨房、用餐区、带卫星电视的休息室、浴室用品和一个车库,可欣赏到莱索托山区的全景。 客人可以在餐厅享用自助餐,在Lodge Bar酒吧品尝饮料。山林小屋可以安排Mohale Dam大坝的乘船之旅和村庄徒步旅行。 ...

PL: Obiekt Mohale Lodge jest położony między pasmami górskimi w Lesotho. W okolicy panują doskonałe warunki do uprawiania różnych form aktywnego wypoczynku, w tym jazdy konnej, kajakarstwa i wędkarstwa.

RU: Лодж Mohale расположен между горными хребтами Лесото. Гости могут разнообразно провести досуг на открытом воздухе, в том числе заняться верховой ездой, греблей на каноэ и рыбной ловлей. В числе удобств ресторан и лаундж.

AR: يقعMohale Lodge بين سلسلة جبال ليسوتو، يقدم مجموعة متنوعة من الأنشطة في الهواء الطلق من ركوب الخيل إلى التجديف وصيد الأسماك. يتوفر أيضا مطعم ومنطقة صالة رئيسية.

NO: Mohale Lodge ligger mellom fjellkjedene i Lesotho, og passer ypperlig for deg som liker utendørsaktiviteter som ridning, kanopadling og fiske. Under oppholdet kan du koble av i salongen og spise i restauranten.

A Lesotho Roadtrip || MALETSUNYANE FALLS & KATSE DAM

We decided to go on a roadtrip to explore the beautiful Kingdom of Lesotho during our Easter break.

Notable places visited:
- Sani Pass
- Semonkong
- Maletsunyane Falls
- Katse Dam

Equipment:
DJI Mavic Pro:


Gimbal:


Music:
On My Way by Phil Collins

Thaba Tseka to Katse Dam

Katse Lodge, Bokong, Lesotho

Katse Lodge
Katse Village, Bokong, 0, Lesotho
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Family hotel in Bokong with outdoor pool, restaurant
Free WiFi in lobby and free parking
This hotel has 40 rooms

Mohale Dam Flash Mob Video 3

The final video of the students singing and dancing after the tour finished. Pity my iPhone ran out of memory!!!
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Het stuwmeer bij de Katse Dam in Lesotho.

Een van de bekkens van het stuwmeer bij de Katse Dam in de bergen van Lesotho.

Lesotho - Riders For Health tour - Nov09 - Katse Dam. Lesotho Nov09

Team Maluti - Katse Dam. Lesotho Nov09. Riders For Health charity ride.

Sani Pass to Katse Dam

Bike trip from Underberg ( Natal ) to Katse Dam ( Lesotho ).

Bike used was the GS 1200 2014

Seaka Bridge in Quthing, Lesotho

Moyeni is also referred to as Quthing and is the only town in this region. Moyeni, or Quthing, is the capital town of the Quthing region and has a total population of around 130 000 residents in the area.

Seaka Bridge is one of the iconic places in Lesotho. The bridge is a colonial legacy. The bridge was manufactured in Worcester, England and erected at Commissioner drift, over Caledon River in 1882, having been brought up from the coast on ox wagon and re-erected in Seaka with the help of a grant from the United Kingdom Colonial Development and Welfare Fund. It was officiated and opened on the 12th December 1959.

Seaka is one of the most attractive places in Lesotho. It has two iconic bridges one build during colonial period and the new one build in the early 1990s.

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Lesotho - Riders For Health tour - Nov09 - Inside the Katse Dam. Lesotho Nov09

Team Maluti - Secret filming inside the Katse Dam. Riders For Health charity ride. Lesotho. Nov09

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