As the name suggests it is located at the southern tip of Africa. Indian Ocean and the Atlantic Ocean are to its east, south and west. Mozambique, Swaziland, Namibia, Botswana, and Zimbabwe are its neighbours. Lesotho, an independent enclave, is enclosed within South Africa.
South Africa has a coastline that stretches over 1500 miles. Cape Town in the southern end is an important tourism centre. There is a huge number of foreign tourists in South Africa.And lately there are government and private sponsored activities for water sports and adventure tours.