World's best road journeys

World’s best road journeys

Amalfi Coast

Amalfi Coast

flickr image by mavenphotos

The famed drive along the Amalfi Coast in southern Italy is one of the most beautiful and renown road trips that one can take in all of Europe.

The Viking Trail road trip of Canada

The Viking Trail road trip of Canada

flickr image by Haydn Blackey

The Viking Trail highway is located in the province of Newfoundland and runs from Deer Lake to the city of Southern Labrador, and then follows the Gulf of St. Lawrence to St. Anthony on the Great Northern Peninsula.

Antrim Coast Road in Northern Ireland

Antrim Coast

flickr image by Lauren PM

Although this road trip is still somewhat unknown and not frequented by tourists, the road trip along the Antrim coast in northern Ireland is nonetheless one of the most stunning scenic drives that one will ever experience.

Norway’s Atlantic road/Trollstigen Roads

Atlantic Road

flickr image by denisbin

The Atlantic Road in Norway is one of the most stunning drives in the world, both in terms of sheer engineering as well as scenic beauty as you travel among the fjords, mountains, and lakes of Norway.

Patagonia Highway

Patagonia highway

flickr image by Ken Lund

The Patagonia highway is located in the Andes region in both the countries of Chile and Argentina and is considered to start in the city of Bariloche, Argentina and end in the city of Pucon, Chile. Read more about the Patagonia highway.

Karakoram Highway

Karakoram highway

flcikr image by Marc van der Chijs

The Karakoram highway is located in the Karakoram mountain range, home of some of the world’s tallest mountains, including K2 (the second highest mountain in the world) and non-polar long glaciers, and as such is one of the world’s highest altitude paved roads.

The Garden Route South Africa

Garden Route in South Africa

flickr image by stringer_bel

The Garden route is South Africa’s most famous road trip, and with good reason; with breathtaking scenery, dense and lush vegetation, and lakes, rivers, and lagoons set against a backdrop of green mountains and forests, this is one of the most famous tourist destinations of this country.

Miami to Key West Florida

Miami to Key West

flickr image by America in 100 Days

The road trip from Miami to Key West along the coast of Florida has been voted as the most scenic drive in the Eastern United States.

The Great Ocean Road of Australia

Great Ocean Road Australia

flickr image by Kyle Taylor, Dream It. Do It

The Great Ocean Road in Australia is one of the most famous and beautiful coastal drives in the world, stretching for 274 km along the Victorian coastline of the southeastern coast of Australia, and filled with stunning ocean views as well as majestic mountains and cliffs along its border.

French Riviera from Nice to Monaco

French Riviera

flickr image by Sonal And Abe

No list of top ten road trips would be complete without one including the famed Mediterranean coastline along the Cote D’Azur. Read more about French Riviera.

Date posted: 23rd April, 2016

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