Must read: Know names of countries in the world with more than one capital

New Delhi, Apr 20: Do not get confused when you are asked to name few countries having more than one capital cities. Yes, it is true there are many countries in the world which have set up two capital cities to govern the administration and some other reasons.

Here is the list of some countries with more than once capital


Benin, a French-speaking is one of Africa's most stable democracies. Porto-Novo is the capital of Benin but the seat of government is in Cotonou.


La Paz and Sucre are two capital cities of Bolivia the highest and most isolated country in South America.


Santiago and Valparaíso are two capital cities of Chile one of South America's most stable and prosperous nations.

Côte d'Ivoire

Yamoussoukro is official capital of Côte d'Ivoire while Abidjan is de facto seat of government.


Tbilisi is the official capital of Georgia. It is seat of executive government and president while Kutaisi is the legislative capital of Georgia known for its unique and ancient cultural heritage


Tegucigalpa and Comayagüela are the two capital cities of Honduras one of the least developed and least secure country in central America. 


Kuala Lumpur and Putrajaya are the capital cities of Malaysia, one of south-east Asia's most vibrant economies.


Podgorica and Cetinje are capital cities of Montenegro.


Amsterdam and The Hague are capital cities of Netherlands.

South Africa

Pretoria, Cape Town and Bloemfontein are the capitalcities of South Africa, one of the biggest and most developed economies in Africa.

Countries with more than one capital

Sri Lanka known for its natural beauty too has two capital cities. Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte and Colombo are the capital cities of the island nation.

Countries with more than one capital

Mbabane and Lobamba are capital cities of Swaziland.

Countries with more than one capital

Dodoma and Dar es Salaam are capital cities of Tanzania, an African nation.

Countries with more than one capital

El Aaiún and Tifariti are capital cities of Western Sahara.

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