10 Breathtaking Roads That Will Make You Speechless
Being on traffic along with the noise of the city sometimes is hard to deal with it everyday. So if you want a peaceful and breathtaking road to escape from the crowd this road trips will leave you speechless.
10. Alaska Highway, Canada
Keep in your mind they you may encounter bears and you have some good mountain roads on your drive. And of course the enchanting views of the beautiful lakes makes the perfect road trip choice.
9. Great Ocean Road, Australia
In this 151 mile road you have all the package: great scenery, wide roads and you may encounter one or two kangaroos on the way.
8. Karakoram Highway, Pakistan
This is the highest paved road that connects Pakistan with Western China. The highway is a popular tourist attraction and is one of the highest paved roads in the world. The peak point of the highway is right at the border of these countries about 4,800 m. Just imagine the view from it.
7. Ring Road, Iceland
Route 1 or the Ring Road is a national road in Iceland that runs around the island and connects most of the inhabited parts of the country. Volcanoes, fjords, and geothermal pools, something you will definitely not forget.
6. Atlantic Ocean Road, Norway
The road is preserved as a cultural heritage site and is classified as a National Tourist Route. It is a popular site to film automotive commercials, has been declared the world’s best road trip.
5. North Coast 500, Scotland
Be ready to face a piece of Scottish soul in the form of fairytales castles, rugged beaches that puts you in deep thoughts.
4. Le Passage du Gois, France
This road is a natural causeway on the Atlantic coast of France. The causeway is 4.125 km and is flooded twice a day by the high tide. A road runs along the causeway.
3. Blue Ridge Parkway, Virginia – North Carolina
This road doesn’t have any stop signs or traffic lights, so it’s perfect for those who just want to drive and drive. Except that you can admire the romantic blue haze that lingers around the mountains from a distance.
2. Amalfi Coast, Italy
This coastal route features in so many movies and is officially recognized as a World Heritage site. Crystal waters, colorful villages and beautiful mountains so it’s no wonder this road is a heritage.
1. Milford Road (Highway 94), New Zealand
The Milford Road (also known as State Highway 94) is much more than a way to get to Milford Sound. It’s an unforgettable journey into the heart of Fiordland National Park, and just as impressive as the destination itself. You can drive for miles and miles without seeing anything but forests, mountains, and lakes.