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Map of the Mediterranean Sea

Step into the geography of the Mediterranean Sea. Positioned between Europe, Africa, and Asia, our Mediterranean Sea map helps you explore this iconic body of water.

Our visual above is a simple map of the Mediterranean region, which includes country names. For a more detailed map, check out our map below with cities, towns, rivers, and lakes.

You are free to use our Mediterranean Sea maps for educational and commercial uses. Attribution is required. How to attribute?

Detailed Mediterranean Sea Map

This free map of the Mediterranean helps you dive into the geography of the Mediterranean. This map showcases the countries and cities that are along the Mediterranean coastline.

Uncover the geography of this iconic region. We invite you to download any of our maps for education or commercial purposes. Please refer to our page on how to cite any of our visuals on this page.

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Simple Mediterranean Sea Map

Our map showcases the Mediterranean Sea in a straightforward way. You’ll find the major countries bordering the sea clearly marked, along with seas and bays.

This simple map is your guide to its wonders. Stretching between Europe, Africa, and Asia, the Mediterranean is a crossroads of cultures, histories, and breathtaking landscapes.

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Physical Map of the Mediterranean Sea

See the rugged mountains of the Mediterranean Sea. The map highlights ranges like the Alps near Italy and the Taurus Mountains in Turkey.

This map is more than just a visual. It’s an invitation to explore, to learn, and to connect with a region rich in history, culture, and beauty.

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Administration Map of the Mediterranean Sea

This administrative map of the Mediterranean Sea provides a clear view of the countries along this historic body of water. This map is designed to help you understand the political and administrative boundaries in this diverse region.

Key cities are marked for each country. Mountain chains like the Alps, Carpathian, and Atlas Mountains are highlighted, along with other significant geographic features. This map also shows the water features in this region.

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Mediterranean Sea Map with Capital Cities

Finally, our last map marks countries and capital cities that surround the Mediterranean Sea. This free map provides an overview of the region’s political geography and key urban centers.

Specifically, it includes countries like Spain, France, Monaco, Italy, Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Albania, Greece, Turkey, Cyprus, Syria, Lebanon, Israel, Palestine, Egypt, Libya, Tunisia, Algeria, and Morocco.

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World Atlas of the Mediterranean Sea

Looking for country maps for nations along the Mediterranean Sea? Check out our detailed maps below for all the countries that surround the Mediterranean Sea 

Most of these maps include a political, satellite, physical, and administration map. Most are also free to download and use with a proper citation.

Which Countries Are Along the Coasts of the Mediterranean Sea?

22 countries surround the Mediterranean Sea. The tables below describe the geography of each country and where they are positioned in relation to the Mediterranean. We separate each table based on the side of the shore.

Northern shore of the Mediterranean Sea

Here are the countries that border the Mediterranean Sea along the northern shore.

CountryGeographic Location
SpainSouthwestern Europe, largely Mediterranean coast, Northeast of Morocco
FranceSouthern Europe, Mediterranean coast from Spain to Italy, South of the UK
MonacoTiny city-state on the French Riviera, Mediterranean coastline
ItalySouthern Europe, extending into central Mediterranean Sea, South of Austria and Switzerland
SloveniaCentral Europe, Adriatic coast, North of the Mediterranean
CroatiaSoutheastern Europe, Adriatic coast, East across the sea from Italy
Bosnia and HerzegovinaSoutheastern Europe, Adriatic coast, Northeast of the Mediterranean Sea
MontenegroSoutheastern Europe, Adriatic coast, Southeast of the Mediterranean Sea
AlbaniaSoutheastern Europe, Adriatic and Ionian coast, North of the Mediterranean
GreeceSouthern Europe, extensive Mediterranean coastline, Northeast of Libya and Egypt

Eastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea

Below, you can find the countries on the eastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea.

CountryGeographic Location
TurkeyStraddles Eastern Europe and Western Asia, extensive Mediterranean coast, South of Bulgaria
SyriaMiddle East, Mediterranean coast, North of Israel and Lebanon
LebanonMiddle East, along the eastern Mediterranean coast, North of Israel
IsraelMiddle East, eastern Mediterranean coastline, South of Lebanon
PalestineMiddle East, eastern Mediterranean coast, within Israel

Southern shore of the Mediterranean Sea

Here are the countries located along the eastern coast of the Mediterranean Sea.

CountryGeographic Location
MoroccoNorthwest Africa, Atlantic and Mediterranean coast, West of Algeria
AlgeriaNorth Africa, extensive Mediterranean coast, East of Morocco
TunisiaNorth Africa, Mediterranean coast, between Algeria and Libya
LibyaNorth Africa, Mediterranean coast, between Tunisia and Egypt
EgyptNortheast Africa, Mediterranean coast, East of Libya

Island nations of the Mediterranean Sea

Below is a list of island nations situated in the Mediterranean Sea.

CountryGeographic Location
MaltaSouthern Europe, an archipelago in the central Mediterranean, South of Sicily
CyprusEastern Mediterranean, an island South of Turkey and West of Syria and Lebanon

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