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Address: Natal Drakensberg Park | Lesotho, Underberg, South Africa
Phone Number: +2786112182
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Sani Pass and Lesotho Private Day Tour from Durban
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Sani Pass and Lesotho 4x4 Experience from Durban
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Sani Pass and Lesotho Full-Day Tour from Durban

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Trip over Sani Pass to Lesotho

What a wonderful experience with driver Frank from Sani Pass Travels. He took us in a 4x4 up the mountain through border control into Lesotho. We visited traditional huts and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
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Paarl, South Africa
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Paarl, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

What a wonderful experience with driver Frank from Sani Pass Travels. He took us in a 4x4 up the mountain through border control into Lesotho. We visited traditional huts and enjoyed homebaked bread made by the Lesotho ladies. Frank was well informed and answered all our questions very polite and accurate. He took us to Highest Pub in Africa, on... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Sani Pass is easily one of the most beautiful places I've been to. The hikes are amazing and it's so much fun talking to the herd boys working around the fields and mountains. Beautiful place.

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Thank Anna H
Johannesburg
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I am glad I finally travelled the Sani Pass before it gets tarred. It has been maintained and graded to the point where it is very safe, even boring. There are many spots to stop and appreciate the views and you should because all too soon you reach the end. Try to travel around mid day if you can so... More 

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Thank Milton V
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The trip from Durban to Sani Pass and Lesotho was an unforgettable experience! The scenery was breathtaking. Sotiri, our tour guide from Zulu Safari, was very knowledgeable, courteous, experienced and very safe driver. He took us to a small village in Lesotho, where we visited a local family. No electricity and basic amenities, but full of pride and dignity.

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Thank Liz V
Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I drove up the awesome Sani Pass before it is tarred. Great experience in 4X4 driving, I really feel as if I achieved something Great! Once at the top it is like going back in time seeing how the Basuthus live, get around on horses, and herd cattle and sheep. It is well worth the experience and have a lovely... More 

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Thank Sue O
Decatur, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sani Pass and the route to it are a very scenic area of the Southern Drakensberg. It is also the third highest Pass in the world. The views are spectacular along the way. Sthembiso with Entabeni Tours and Mountain Biking drove a 6 passenger 4WD from Bushman's Nek to a small village just over the border into the country of... More 

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Knysna, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tackled Sani Pass in both directions, up in the morning and down in the afternoon. A good pub lunch and Maluti beer at Sani Top Lodge, Africa's highest pub. The road is in poor shape and one needs to take it slowly but that is half the fun. Spectacular views make for a slow journey with many photo stops. A... More 

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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Trip with Sani Pass tour guide is a must. Lots of snow on top and unbelievable. A must for your bucket list . Not tarred at this stage and recommend the trip before tarred.

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Mandini, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Don't drive yourself on this road unless you drive a powerful 4x4 vehicle and are a well experienced and skilled driver. You will be rewarded with magnificent views and a wholesum meal at the Sani Mountain Lodge on top of the pass. The lodge boasts the highest situated pub of Africa with a huge variety of all sorts of liquor... More 

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Thank Gérard L
Durban, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did a quick trip up Sani Pass to visit the hotel and see the views. It was a beautiful clear day and you could see for miles. The weather was quite cold and the water on the side of the road was frozen, there was also some snow on the mountains on the Lesotho side of the pass. The... More 

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