Lesotho is a landlocked country in Southern Africa which is entirely surrounded by South Africa from all sides. It is the southernmost landlocked country in the world and also the only independent country in the world which is entirely above 1000 meters. Lesotho has the highest, lowest point in the world which is 1400 meters. More than 80 percent of the country lies above 1800 meters. Country’s elevation makes it colder than other places in the region. The winters are cold and temperatures drop to -18 degrees Celsius in the highlands. Its mountainous terrain makes it a popular destination for tourists. It is a popular adventure vacation enclave. Lesotho is one of the poorest countries in the world and more than 50 percent of total population lives below the poverty line.