Storyboard

The World's Two Doubly Landlocked Countries

A doubly landlocked state refers to a landlocked nation that is surrounded by other landlocked countries. Out of the forty landlocked states in the world, there are only two doubly landlocked countries, and this includes Uzbekistan and Liechtenstein. Liechtenstein became the first doubly landlocked state after the Second World War while Uzbekistan gained its independence in 1991. People living in these nations have to cross two international borders to get to a coastline.

Avatar - Worldatlas.com
Curated by
Worldatlas.com
    • Geography
    • Nature
    • travel news
    • Life Sciences
    • Education
The World's Two Doubly Landlocked Countries
Continue to read
13 stories in this Storyboard
    The World's Two Double Landlocked Countries

    The World's Two Double Landlocked Countries

    Landlocked countries face the special challenge of having to rely on other countries with maritime borders for access to ocean trade routes. There …

    Landlocked Countries Around The World

More stories from Geography