The Most Favorited Geocaches in the World by Geocache Type

Editor’s note: These were the most favorited geocaches in the world as of June 22, 2015. To see the current caches topping the charts, try out Worldwide Search on

There are many reasons why geocachers award favorite points to geocaches. Sometimes it’s the stunning view at the geocache. Other times it’s the unique container that makes your jaw drop. Whatever the reason, favorite points are a great way for geocachers to award top-notch hides.

Favorited geocaches tend to be higher quality caches, and with the help of the new search, it’s easy to find and sort geocaches by favorite points.

The following geocaches are the cream of the crop, the best of the best, the pick of the litter, the top dogs, the big cheese… well, you get the idea. And they all have one thing in common: lots and lots of favorite points.


Geocache Type: Traditional

GC Number: GC13Y2Y

Geocache Name: Lego – einer ist zuviel

Number of favorite points: 5,787


Geocache Type: Multi-Cache

GC Number: GC18182

Geocache Name: Voss-Margarine

Number of favorite points: 3,936


Geocache Type: EarthCache

GC Number: GCZ8H7

Geocache Name: The Cologne Cathedral – A Geological Point of View

Number of favorite points: 846


Geocache Type: Mystery

GC Number: GC2J9J5

Geocache Name: Schatz des Alberich

Number of favorite points: 2,857


Geocache Type: Letterbox

GC Number: GC3QM4X

Geocache Name: Seebrücke Binz

Number of favorite points: 1,349


Geocache Type: Virtual

GC Number: GC9A6E

Geocache Name: Historic Words

Number of favorite points: 1,299


Geocache Type: Webcam

GC Number:  GC6F12

Geocache Name: London – Beatles Abbey Road

Number of favorite points: 609


Geocache Type: Wherigo

GC Number: GC356P2

Geocache Name: Die Jagd nach dem Grünen Diamanten (D+Engl)

Number of favorite points: 1,175


Inspired yet? It’s time for you to go and find a highly-favorited geocache and earn a cool souvenir. With the most recent update to the Geocaching Intro App, you can now search for any cache type. And don’t forget to spread the favorite point love. 

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