Major Rivers of World Countries

Major Rivers of World Countries

Major Rivers of World Countries A list of the most important rivers in the world. Find all major rivers of world. World River Map showing course of major rivers passing through different countries


City Country River
Alexandria Egypt Nile
Amsterdam Netherlands Amstel
Baghdad Iraq Tigris
Bangkok Thailand Chao Phraya
Belgrade Yugoslavia Danube, Sava
Berlin Germany Spree, Havel
Bogotá Colombia Bogotá
Brussels Belgium Senne
Budapest Hungary Danube
Buenos Aires Argentina Río de la Plata
Cairo Egypt Nile
Calcutta India Hugli
Damascus Syria Barada
Delhi India Yamuna
Dublin Ireland LIffey
Ho Chi Minh City Vietnam Saigon
Hong Kong China Pearl
Jakarta Indonesia Liwung
Kiev Ukraine Dnieper
Lisbon Portugal Tagus
Lima Peru Rímac
London England Thames
Madrid Spain Manzanares
Melbourne Australia Yarra
Montreal Canada St. Lawrence
Moscow Russia Moskva
Paris France Seine
Prague Czech Republic Moldau
Rome Italy Tiber
Saint Petersburg Russia Neva
Santiago Chile Mapocho
São Paulo Brazil Tietê
Seoul South Korea Han
Shanghai China Huangpu
Tokyo Japan Sumida
Vienna Austria Danube
Warsaw Poland Vistula
Zagreb Croatia Sava
Zürich Switzerland Limmat, Sihl
The longest river in the world is the Nile.(Length 6,650 km)
The longest river in Europe is Volga. (Length 3,530 km)
The longest river in Asia is Yangtse. (Length 6,300 km)
The longest river in North America is Missouri-Mississippi. (Length 5,971 km)
The longest river in South America is Amazon. (Length 6,400 km)
The longest river in the USA is Missouri-Mississippi.
The longest river in China is Yangtze.
The longest river in the Indian sub-continent is Indus. (Length 3,180 km)
The longest river in Australia is Murray-Darling. (Length 3,720 km)
The longest river in the United Kingdom is Severn. (Length 354 km)
The largest river in the world (in terms of the volume of water) is the Amazon.
The deepest river in the world is the Congo. It is also known as the Zaire river.
River Danube flows through FOUR capital cities Budapest (Hungary), Belgrade (Serbia), Vienna (Austria) and Bratislava (Slovakia). It also touches or flows through ten countries viz. Germany, Austria, Slovakia, Hungary, Croatia, Serbia, Bulgaria, Romania, Ukraine and Moldova.
The river which crosses the Equator twice is Zaire.
The river which crosses the Tropic of Capricorn twice is Limpopo.
The river known as China’s sorrow is River Hwang Ho or the Yellow River.
The river which begins south of Equator and then crosses Tropic of Cancer before emptying into the sea – Nile
The river which does not have any bridges across it throughout its entire length is the Amazon.
Examples of countries which do have any rivers flowing through them Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Yemen, Bahrain, Qatar etc.



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