Capital Cities beginning with T
This is a list of national capitals with their name beginning with the Letter T, There are 11 capital cities with the name starting with the letter T.
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Taipei | Taiwan
Taipei is the capital and a special municipality of Taiwan. Located in Northern Taiwan, Taipei City is an enclave of the municipality of New Taipei City that sits about 25 km southwest of the northern port city of Keelung. Most of the city rests on the Taipei Basin, an ancient lakebed. The basin is bounded by the relatively narrow valleys of the Keelung and Xindian rivers, which join to form the Tamsui River along the city’s western border.
Tallinn | Estonia
Tallinn is the capital and most populous city of Estonia. Located in the northern part of the country, on the shore of the Gulf of Finland of the Baltic Sea, it has a population of 437,619 in 2020. Administratively a part of Harju County, Tallinn is the main financial, industrial and cultural centre of Estonia.
Tashkent | Uzbekistan
Tashkent is the capital and largest city of Uzbekistan, as well as the most populous city in Central Asia, with a population in 2018 of 2,485,900. as the capital of an independent Uzbekistan, Tashkent retains a multiethnic population, with ethnic Uzbeks as the majority. In 2009, it celebrated its 2,200 years of written history.
Tbilisi | Georgia
Tbilisi is the capital and the largest city of Georgia, lying on the banks of the Kura River with a population of approximately 1.5 million people. Tbilisi was founded in the 5th century AD by Vakhtang I of Iberia, and since then has served as the capital of various Georgian kingdoms and republics. Between 1801 and 1917, then part of the Russian Empire, Tiflis was the seat of the Imperial Viceroy, governing both Southern and Northern Caucasus.
Tegucigalpa | Honduras
Tegucigalpa is the capital and largest city of Honduras along with its twin sister, Comayagüela. Tegucigalpa’s infrastructure has not kept up with its population growth.
Tehran | Iran
Tehran is the capital of Iran and Tehran Province. With a population of around 8.7 million in the city and 15 million in the larger metropolitan area of Greater Tehran, Tehran is the most populous city in Iran and Western Asia and has the second-largest metropolitan area in the Middle East. October 6 is marked as Tehran Day based on a 2016 decision by members of the City Council, celebrating the day when the city was officially chosen as the capital of Iran by the Qajar dynasty back in 1907.
Thimphu | Bhutan
Thimphu is the capital and largest city of Bhutan. It is situated in the western central part of Bhutan, and the surrounding valley is one of Bhutan’s dzongkhags, the Thimphu District. The ancient capital city of Punakha was replaced as capital by Thimphu in 1955, and in 1961 Thimphu was declared as the capital of the Kingdom of Bhutan by the 3rd Druk Gyalpo Jigme Dorji Wangchuck.
Tirana | Albania
Tirana is the capital and largest city of Albania. It is located in the centre of the country, enclosed by mountains and hills with Dajti rising to the east and a slight valley to the northwest overlooking the Adriatic Sea in the distance. Tirana was founded as a city in 1614 by the Ottoman Albanian general Sylejman Pasha Bargjini and flourished by then around the Old Mosque and the türbe.
Tokyo | Japan
Tokyo is the de facto capital and most populous prefecture of Japan. Tokyo is the largest urban economy in the world by gross domestic product and is categorized as an Alpha+ city by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network.
Tripoli | Libya
Tripoli is the capital and largest city of Libya, with a population of about three million people in 2019. Tripoli was founded in the 7th century BC by the Phoenicians, who gave it the Libyco-Berber name.
Tunis | Tunisia
Tunis is the capital and largest city of Tunisia. The greater metropolitan area of Tunis often referred to as “Grand Tunis”, has about 2,700,000 inhabitants. As of 2020, it is the fourth-largest city in the Maghreb region and the sixteenth-largest in the Arab world. Tunis is the focus of Tunisian political and administrative life and also the centre of the country’s commercial and cultural activities.