Countries That Are Completely Surrounded by Another Country
The concept of a landlocked country isn’t unique — there are 44 independent nations that are entirely surrounded by land borders. But look closely at a map, and you’ll notice the more unusual occurrence of an enclaved country. These are countries or independent states that are located wholly within the territory of another state. There are just three in the world, two of which are located inside Italy and one inside South Africa. Discover more about the world’s only enclave countries.