Semonkong

Semonkong is a village situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Semonkong is a village situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Semonkong is a village situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Semonkong is a village situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Semonkong is a village situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Semonkong is a village situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Semonkong is a village situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Semonkong is a village situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.
Semonkong is a village situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Semonkong is a village situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Semonkong is a village situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Semonkong is a village situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Semonkong is a village situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Semonkong is a village situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Semonkong is a village situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Semonkong is a village situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.

Geography and history

Semonkong is a village situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho. It once served as a hideout for outlaws and to this day has an untamed, remote atmosphere. The name of this village means “Place of Smoke” which derives from the Maletsunyane Falls. These falls create “smoke” because it is the highest single-drop waterfall in Southern Africa.

Semonkong was established in the 1800s and has a total population of about 8 000 residents. The village is located near several natural attractions and even has an airport in the area.It is located close to several major natural features, including the Maletsunyane Falls and the 3096 metre peak of Thaba Putsoa.

Accommodation

Semonkong has affordable accommodation options available for tourists who would like to stay a night or two. There are guest houses, bed and breakfasts, self-catering units and camping sites available in the area. Please see our accommodation directory for a list of all the places to stay in the area.

​Activities and attractions​

Semonkong is a village with many activities and attractions inspired by nature. There are loads of outdoor activities to keep the whole family busy.

Things to do in Semonkong include the following:

  • Hiking and Biking Trails
  • Maletsunyane Falls
  • Pony-trekking Trails
  • Trout Fishing

Businesses

The business community of Semonkong is doing very well thanks to its many residents. The business owners are very friendly and look forward to meeting new faces. There are shops, stalls, souvenirs and restaurants available in the area. Please go to our business directory for more information on all the businesses in the region.

Semonkong is a village situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Semonkong is a village situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Semonkong is a village situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Semonkong is a village situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Semonkong is a village situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Semonkong is a village situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Semonkong is a village situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.

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