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The Great World Location Hunt

For each geographical location or site of interest, select the country in which it is found.
The quiz changes each time you play. All 196 countries are included in this quiz.
Quiz by kiwirage
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Last updated: October 26, 2022
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First submittedOctober 26, 2022
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1. Wadi Rum, or "Valley of the Moon"
Jordan
Tajikistan
Uzbekistan
Syria
Its red desert hues have been a desirable background for films such as 'Lawrence of Arabia' and 'Dune'.
2. The Dead Cities
Jordan
Syria
Israel
Lebanon
A group of 700 abandoned settlements - now archaeological sites - in northwest Syria.
3. Aquaria KLCC
Antigua and Barbuda
Portugal
Malaysia
Indonesia
A sprawling 60,000 square foot oceanarium located beneath Kuala Lumpur Convention Center.
4. Perito Moreno Glacier
Peru
Chile
Bolivia
Argentina
30 km in length, the glacier is a major tourist attraction in southern Patagonia.
5. Amphitheatre of El Jem
Tunisia
Morocco
Libya
Algeria
An oval amphitheatre in what was once Thysdrus in the Roman province of Africa.
6. Pendjari National Park
India
Benin
Bangladesh
Republic of the Congo
Named for the Pendjari river and known for its wildlife and birds.
7. Merlion Park
Philippines
Malaysia
Taiwan
Singapore
With a lion's head and the body of a fish, the merlion is the mascot and national personification of Singapore.
8. Letšeng Diamond Mine
Lesotho
Botswana
South Africa
Angola
The world's highest diamond mine, at an elevation of 3,100 metres.
9. Colón Cemetery
Belize
Spain
Mexico
Cuba
Elaborate monuments, tombs and statues are on display in this significant cemetery in Havana.
10. The Baháʼí Terraces
Jordan
Egypt
Israel
Lebanon
The terraces surround the Shrine of the Báb, and are also known as the Hanging Gardens of Haifa.
11. Palace of Peace and Reconciliation
Russia
South Africa
Kazakhstan
East Timor
A non-denominational spiritual centre and event venue in the capital, Astana.
12. Fort Duvernette
Grenada
Barbados
Dominican Republic
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Built to defend the colonial hub of Calliaqua, and protect boats laden with sugar from pirates.
13. Palace of Diocletian
Italy
Croatia
Greece
Montenegro
Built for the Roman Emperor in the fourth Century AD, and located in the old town of Split.
14. Lake Peipus
Finland
Lithuania
Estonia
Kyrgyzstan
The largest trans-boundary lake in Europe, lying on the border of Estonia and Russia.
15. Qingshui Cliffs
Taiwan
China
South Korea
North Korea
A 21 km length of coastal cliffs, with roads and railways mostly running through tunnels.
16. The Fortified Town of Mystras
Malta
Tunisia
Greece
Cyprus
This former Byzantine capital is now a striking set of medieval ruins near ancient Sparta.
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Level 62
Oct 26, 2022
If you enjoyed this quiz, take it again! The quiz changes each time you play.
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Level 59
Oct 27, 2022
Cool idea, but it was too tough for me :(
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Level 79
Nov 23, 2022
WOW, this was hard. Great quiz. I looked everything up afterwards and learned a few things...thank you!
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Level 62
Nov 23, 2022
Thanks! I’d hoped people would be interested to look up the ones they didn’t know, as there were some really interesting sites and sights I didn’t know of before researching the quiz. Glad you enjoyed it!