10 most difficult tourist attractions riddlesTourist attractions quiz
Who built and lived in Teotihuacan, the most impressive pre-Columbian Mesoamerican city?
it is not known
The city is ancient - its largest pyramid, the Pyramid of the Sun, was completed by AD 100. It predates most known cultures of Mesoamerica. The origin of its founders is uncertain, and its original name is also unknown. It housed a population of about 150,000 people, making it one of the largest cities in the world at that time.
Where are these rock formations located?
Arthur's Pass National Park, New Zealand
Devil's Town, Serbia
Bryce Canyon National Park, U.S.
Đavolja varoš (Devil's Town) is a peculiar rock formation, located in south Serbia on the Radan Mountain. It features 202 exotic formations described as earth pyramids. These formations were created by strong erosion of the soil that was scene of intense volcanic activity millions of years ago. Most of the towers have "caps" or "heads" of andesite, which protect them from further erosion.
In which Spanish city is the "La Tomatina" feast held, during which the famous tomato fight takes place?
Castellón de la Plana
La Tomatina is a festival that is held in the Valencian town of Buñol, a town located in the East of Spain 30 kilometres (19 mi) from the Mediterranean, in which participants throw tomatoes and get involved in this tomato fight purely for entertainment purposes. Since 1945 it has been held on the last Wednesday of August, during the week of festivities of Buñol.
Where is Prambanan located? (a 9th century Hindu temple compound)
in Sri Lanka
Prambanan is dedicated to the Trimurti, the expression of God as the Creator (Brahma), the Preserver (Vishnu) and the Transformer (Shiva). It is the largest Hindu temple site in Indonesia, which attracts many visitors from around the world. It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1991.
Where is the famous Jellyfish Lake located?
Viti Levu island
Eil Malk island
The Jellyfish Lake is a marine lake located on the Eil Malk island in Palau. It is filled with millions of golden jellyfish, migrating across the lake every day following the arc of the sun. The lake is stratified into two layers, an oxygenated upper layer and a lower anoxic layer, hence scuba diving is forbidden so the two wouldn't mix. But snorkelling is allowed and a very popular activity for tourists in Palau.
Where is the Salt Cathedral of Zipaquirá located?
The Salt Cathedral of Zipaquirá is an underground Roman Catholic church built within the tunnels of a salt mine near the town of Zipaquirá, Colombia. It is a tourist destination and place of pilgrimage in the country. The temple at the bottom has three sections, representing the birth, life, and death of Jesus.
The Brotherhood of Blackheads is the most recognizable building of ...
The Brotherhood of Blackheads is an association of local unmarried merchants, ship owners, and foreigners that was active in Livonia (present-day Estonia and Latvia) from the mid-14th century till 1940 but still remains active in present day Hamburg. The Brotherhood of Blackheads was founded as a military organization but the non-military aspects of the association gradually became more pronounced until the Brotherhood became a predominantly social organization after the end of the Great Northern War.
Where is the world's largest known cave passage located?
Hang Sơn Đoòng is a solutional cave in Phong Nha-Kẻ Bàng National Park, Vietnam near the Laos-Vietnam border. Its total length is approx. 9 km and its main passage is the largest known in the world, being more than 5 km long, 200 m high and 150 m wide. It was discovered in 1991 and the first tourist group explored the cave in 2013.
In which U.S. state is the Eternal Flame Falls waterfall located?
The Eternal Flame Falls is located in the section of Chestnut Ridge Park in Western New York. A small grotto at the waterfall's base emits natural gas, which can be lit to produce a small flame. This flame is visible nearly year round, although it can be extinguished and must occasionally be re-lit.
In which Colombian canyon is the sanctuary of Nuestra Señora de las Lajas?
Las Lajas Sanctuary is a basilica church located in the southern Colombian, and built inside the canyon of the Guáitara River. The present church was built in Gothic Revival style between 1916 and 1949. The name Laja comes from the name of a type of flat sedimentary rock similar to shale and slate.It rises 100 metres high from the bottom of the canyon and is connected to the opposite side of the canyon by a 50 metres tall bridge.