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Mapotu Destination Guide

Delve into Mapotu in Lesotho

Mapotu in the region of Lesotho (general) is a city in Lesotho - some 27 mi or ( 44 km ) South-West of Maseru , the country's capital .

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Current time in Mapotu is now 10:33 PM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Maseru " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Van Rooyens Gate, Tsupane Gate, Ramahleas, Quthing, and Mokhalinyane. While being here, make sure to check out Van Rooyens Gate . Are you curious about the possible sightseeing spots and facts in Mapotu ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location


Mafeteng is a city in Lesotho, and the Camptown (capital city) of the district of Mafeteng. It is located about 76 kilometres south of the country's capital, Maseru and has a population of approximately 61,000. The South African border town to Mafeteng is Wepener. The town is said to be named after an early visitor, Emile Roland, who was nicknamed "Lefeta," literally meaning "traveller" or "passer-by. " Mafeteng translates to English as "The place of the passers-by.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -29.82 27.25 (Lat./Long.); Less than 20 km away
Tags: Mafeteng District, Populated places in Lesotho


Matebeng is a town in southeast Lesotho, situated close to the Senqu River. It lies at the western approach to the Matebeng Pass, which links it with the town of Mavuka.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -29.81 27.40 (Lat./Long.); Less than 26 km away
Tags: Populated places in Lesotho