South Africa & Lesotho expeditions

South Africa & Lesotho at a glance

Population: South Africa – 51 million; Lesotho – 2 million

Terrain: Mountains, grassland, wetlands (safari)

Get in touch to find out more about expeditions to South Africa & Lesotho.

Previous school expeditions

Every World Challenge Expedition is unique. Here are some examples of expeditions we’ve put together for previous schools. Take a look to get some inspiration for your trip, and an idea of what is possible with World Challenge.

South Africa & Lesotho

10 days

Day 1
Outbound Flight

Depart home

Day 2

Arrive South Africa and travel to Underberg

Day 3-4

Drakensberg trek

Day 5

Lesotho horse trek

Day 6-7

East Lesotho rural community project phase

Day 8

Return horse trek to Underberg

Day 9
Inbound Flight

Depart South Africa for home

South Africa & Lesotho Itinerary

South Africa & Lesotho

14-days

Day 1
Outbound Flight

Depart home

Day 2

Arrive South Africa and travel to Underberg

Day 3-6

Drakensberg Trek

Day 7

Underberg resupply day

Day 8

Lesotho horse trek

Day 9-11

East Lesotho rural community project phase

Day 12

Return horse trek to Underberg

Day 13
Inbound Flight

Depart South Africa for home

South Africa & Lesotho

17-days

Day 1
Outbound Flight

Depart home

Day 2

Arrive South Africa and travel to Underberg

Day 3-8

Drakensberg Trek

Day 9

Underberg resupply day

Day 10

Lesotho horse trek

Day 12-14

East Lesotho rural community project phase

Day 15

Return horse trek to Underberg

Day 16
Inbound Flight

Depart South Africa for home

With projects in the mountain kingdom of Lesotho, trekking along the Drakensburg, and a safari in the St Lucia Wetland Park, this combination itinerary gives teams the chance to see the best of both of these countries.
Michael, our South Africa Expedition Planning Manager

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expedition for your students

Mountains, grassland, wetlands (safari)