Airport: Traveling by plane is considered luxury, fast and comfortable. This is the reason why most people choose this to go to other countries. But do you know that there are many countries in the world where there is not even a single airport. Let’s know about such countries
Five Countries Without Airport: Two means are mostly used to travel in different countries of the world. One is the sea route which is decided by big ships, while the second and most popular medium is the air route, which is completed by aeroplane. It is considered luxury, fast and comfortable. This is the reason why most people choose this to go to other countries. But do you know that there are many countries in the world where there is not even a single airport. Here we will tell you about five such countries where there is no airport.
- 1. Andorra
This small country situated between Spain and France is cut off from the rest of Europe by the Pyrenees mountains. This country is completely settled on the mountains, whose height is up to 3000 feet. In such a situation, this country does not have its own operational airport. The nearest airport to come here is the Principality, Catalonia’s Andorra-La Sieu Airport, which is about 30 kilometers away.
- 2. Liechtenstein
Liechtenstein Principality is also situated in the middle of mountainous areas. Its area is 160 square kilometers. The full perimeter of Liechtenstein is 75 kilometers. Due to its complex location, airport is not possible here. To come here, the only option left is to go to Zurich Airport via bus or cab, which is 120 km away.
- 3. The Vatican City
The Vatican City is said to be the smallest in the world. The area of this country is 0.44 square kilometers. This country is situated between Rome. It is neither connected by sea nor by air. To travel by air, people have to go to Fiumicino and Ciampino airports where it takes up to 30 minutes to reach by train.
- 4. Monaco Principality
This country is also without an airport. Although it is connected to other countries through railways. The population of this country is about 40 thousand. There is no airport here either. It has made an agreement with its neighboring country Nice for air service. Air travel to here can be completed from Nice only.
- 5. San Marino
San Marino is close to the Vatican City and Rome. This country is also surrounded by Italy, but the surprising thing is that it is neither connected by sea nor by air. The perimeter of this country is less than 40 kilometers, so there is no place to build an airport. The nearest airport from the country is that of Rimini which is 16 kilometers away. Apart from this, people also have the option of Venice, Pisa, Florence and Bologna airports.