List of countries that start with “R”
How many countries start with the letter R?
There are three letter R countries in the world.
What European countries start with the letter R?
There are two European countries that start with the letter R. They are:
Both countries are located in Eastern Europe. Romania is a republic with a parliamentary system of government. It has a population of over 19 million people. Russia is also a republic, but it has a semi-presidential system of government. Its population is over 143 million people.
Interesting facts about letter R countries
Russia is the largest country in the world, spanning over six thousand miles from east to west. It is bordered by fourteen different countries and has a coastline of over 37,000 miles. The capital city is Moscow and the official languages are Russian and English. Russia is known for its stunning architecture, friendly people, delicious food, and interesting culture. Some of the interesting things about Russia are that it has the world’s deepest lake, Lake Baikal; it has nine time zones; and it is home to Mount Elbrus, the highest mountain in Europe.
Romania is a country located in southeastern Europe. It is bordered by the Black Sea, Bulgaria, Hungary, Moldova, and Ukraine. The capital city is Bucharest and the official languages are Romanian and French. Romania is known for its beautiful castles, friendly people, delicious food, and interesting culture. Some of the things you’re likely to see in Romania are the Palace of Parliament, the largest civilian building in the world; Bran Castle, also known as Dracula’s Castle; and Peles Castle, one of the most beautiful castles in Europe.
Rwanda is a country located in central Africa. It is bordered by the Democratic Republic of Congo, Uganda, and Tanzania. The capital city is Kigali and the official languages are English, French, and Kinyarwanda. Rwanda is known for its beautiful scenery, friendly people, delicious food, and interesting culture. Interesting things about Rwanda include that it is home to the mountain gorillas; it is one of the safest countries in Africa. Also, it was the first African country to introduce plastic bag bans.