5 creepy & mysterious underwater cities I bet you didn’t know before

Underwater world fascinates everyone with its strange creatures, colors and untold stories of our ancient cities.These cities are sunken due to natural phenomenon like earthquake or tsunami. The ruins of ancient cities mesmerizes mankind as piece by piece of it is discovered.

Lion City of Quiandao Lake, China

Lion City in Mandarin called Shi Cheng was intentionally flooded to create a river dam project.The sculptures that decorate the city makes it one of the most popular tourist destinations in China.

Lion City of Quiandao Lake, China

Lion City of Quiandao Lake, China

 

Dwarka, Gulf of Cambay, India

Dwarka, magnificient city of Lord Krishna, ruins of which are found 131 feet beneath the modern day Dwarka. Studies on artefacts from these ruins dates back to 7500 BC.

Dwarka, Gulf of Cambay, India

Dwarka, Gulf of Cambay, India

 

Cleopatra’s Palace, Alexandria, Egypt

Palace of Cleopatra, an ancient Egyptian queen off the shores of Alexanderis is sunken into sea 1500 years before. Statues of goddess Isis and a Sphinx were found and lifted from sub merged palace.

Cleopatra’s Palace, Alexandria, Egypt

Cleopatra’s Palace, Alexandria, Egypt

 

The Pyramids of Yonaguni-Jima, Japan

Located just off the coast of Japan, the Yonaguni monument is still under debate whether its man made or a natural occurence.

The Pyramids of Yonaguni-Jima, Japan

The Pyramids of Yonaguni-Jima, Japan

 

Port Royal, Jamaica

Wickedest city on Earth, known for pirates, prostitutes and rum got sub merged after a massive earth quake.Today the sunken metropolis encompasses 13 acres of the ruins.

Port Royal, Jamaica

Port Royal, Jamaica

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