It’s no secret that travel for many has been all but impossible this last year. However, we have the perfect antidote for those lockdown blues! Our fun geography trivia questions and answers are just what you need to inspire your next trip as the world slowly starts to reopen!
How well do you know famous landmarks, world capitals, flags and country outlines? Play this fun game and find out!
If you are bored at home, then why not test your travel knowledge with these fun geography questions and answers?
Do you know your York from New York, your Wales from New South Wales and your Vancouver from Versailles?
Share with family and friends to see who comes out on top! A great way to pass time and educational too!
So, are you ready to answer these geography trivia questions? Are you a Marco Polo or a Donald Trump? Have you got the skills to get them all right? Let’s find out…
Geography Trivia Questions
Sighisoara in Romania is the birthplace of which person?
In which Chinese city will you find the Terracotta Warriors?
Where is the Blue Mosque?
Mount Everest spans which two countries?
The capital of Kazakhstan changed it's name to Nur-Sultan after the former president. By what name was it previously known?
Lake Ohrid is in which country?
Where is the Ryugong Hotel
Where is the Bagt Koshigi Hotel?
Where is the Ang Thong Marine Park?
Where is this?
Which European country is this?
This is the flag of which country?
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If you are unable to play the interactive game above or want to recreate the quiz here are the questions and answer choices. Answers at the bottom.
Question: Sighisoara in Romania is the birthplace of which person?
Answer A: Dracula
Answer B: Bram Stoker
Answer C: Vlad Tepes
Question: In which Chinese city will you find the Terracotta Warriors?
Answer A: Beijing
Answer B: Xi’an
Answer C: Luoyang
Question: Where is the Blue Mosque?
Answer A: Grozny
Answer B: Dubai
Answer C: Istanbul
Question: Mount Everest spans which two countries?
Answer A: Nepal and Tibet
Answer B: Pakistan and China
Answer C: China and Nepal
Question: The capital of Kazakhstan changed its name to Nur-Sultan after the former president. By what name was it previously known?
Answer A: Astana
Answer B: Almaty
Answer C: Alma Ata
Question: Lake Ohrid is in which country?
Answer A: Macedonia
Answer B: North Macedonia
Answer C: Greece
Question: Where is the Ryugong Hotel?
Answer A: Tirana
Answer B: Kiev
Answer C: Pyongyang
Question: Where is the Bagt Koshigi Hotel?
Answer A: Ashgabat
Answer B: Paris
Answer C: Mumbai
Question: Where is the Ang Thong Marine Park?
Answer A: Malaysia
Answer B: Indonesia
Answer C: Thailand
Question: Where is this?
Answer A: China
Answer B: Mongolia
Answer C: Russia
Question: Which European country is this?
Answer A: Greece
Answer B: Lithuania
Answer C: Croatia
Question: This is the flag of which country?
Answer A: North Korea
Answer B: South Korea
Answer C: Philippines
Answers: C Vlad Tepes, B Xi’an, C Istanbul, C China and Nepal, A Astana, B North Macedonia, C Pyongyang, A Ashgabat, C Thailand, B Mongolia, C Croatia, B South Korea.
About the author: Steve Rohan, originally from England, has lived in China for over six years. He has lived in the frozen city of Harbin, the ancient capital of Luoyang and now resides in the tropical paradise of Sanya on Hainan Island.
He has travelled extensively across Europe and Asia, mostly by train, and has written about his travels for this blog as well as self-publishing his first book, Siberian Odyssey.
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