Lesotho visa requirements for Angolans

Travel and visa requirements

Lesotho Visa is not required for Angolans

Stay Duration: 14 days

Entry Requirements

  • Angola citizens can travel to Lesotho by obtaining an electronic visa for a stay up to 14 days.
  • Angolans are expected to provide a passport that is valid within the duration of stay.
  • Visitors are required to leave at least one blank page of their passport for visa stamps upon entry.
  • A Yellow Fever Vaccination Certification will be requested from Angola citizens entering Lesotho.
  • There are no restrictions on the possession of currency on entry or at the exit.
  • In Lesotho, the power plugs and sockets are of type M. The standard voltage is 220 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.
  • Lesotho uses South Africa Standard Time zone (GMT+2), hence, Lesotho is 1 hour ahead of Angola.
  • The estimated flight time from Angola to Lesotho is 3 hours, 10 minutes.
  • Transportation within Lesotho can be done either by driving or using public transport such as coaches or minibus taxis.
  • Because Lesotho is within South Africa, its roadways are linked with those of South Africa this also means that Lesotho has no seaports or harbours of its own.
  • Lesotho adopts both the South African rand and the Lesotho loti.
  • Sotho and English are the official languages of Lesotho, and the former is the national and most widely spoken language in the country.
  • Christianity more popularly practiced followed with Isam, Hinduism, Buddhism and Baha'i.
  • Lesotho's food culture features potato, seafood, rice and vegetables.
  • The Kingdom of Lesotho is a small landlocked country within South Africa, known for its towering mountain peaks and breathtaking vistas.
  • Lesotho is also known for its nature reserves, highlands for tourist’s skiing, national park, mountains and waterfalls.

Frequently Asked Questions

Are there mosquitoes in Lesotho?

Lesotho has no mosquitoes and thus no malaria.

How populous is Lesotho?

Lesotho is the 45th-largest African country by population (1,894,194). The top 10 African countries by population are Nigeria, Ethiopia, Egypt, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, South Africa, Tanzania, Kenya, Sudan, Algeria, Uganda.

Are there healthcare facilities in Lesotho?

In Lesotho, health services are delivered across primary, secondary and tertiary levels. In total, there are 286 health facilities across the country: 265 primary health care centres, 20 general district hospitals and a tertiary referral hospital, Queen Mamohato Memorial Hospital located in Maseru.

What is Lesotho's national currency?

The country uses the Lesotho loti as its currency, alongside the South African rand. The South African rand served as the official currency in Lesotho until 1980 when the loti became the official legal tender.