Travelling to a destination is beautiful but what if the road to that destination too is beautiful. Here are world’s ten most beautiful highways.
Overseas Highway, Florida
It is the path of a now obsolete railroad track that once crossed over the Florida Keys. The road skips from island to island, and drivers get a full view of the grand, turquoise water surrounding.
Jebel Hafeet Mountain Road, United Arab Emirates
The road makes a path through a mountain of limestone and ends at the mountain’s peak, where people can enjoy in the hotels.
Great Ocean Road, Australia
The highway has breathtaking coastal views. Along the route, there are museums, restaurants and beaches, as well as whale lookouts and surf spots.
Scenic Highway 12, Utah
It has popular tourist destinations along the way, such as the Dixie National Forest, the Kodachrome Basin State Park, the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument and the Anasazi State Park Museum.
Milford Road, New Zealand
The road belong to State Highway 94 and connects the town, Te Anau with Milford Sound. It is one of the filming locations for the “Lord of the Rings” trilogy. Along the scenic Milford Road, travelers will get to see lush rainforests, crystal clear lakes and waterfalls and the Fiordland National Park.
Ruta 40, Argentina
It is the longest road in Argentina. Running parallel to the Andes, Ruta 40 reaches almost 16,000 above sea level.
Col de Turini, France
The road is built on retaining walls and is often used for the popular Monte Carlo Rally car race.
Cabot Trail, Canada
The road goes through lush green forests that in the fall transform into a breathtaking sea of reds, oranges and yellows as the leaves change colors.
The Atlantic Roadway, Norway
The road features four view and rest areas to accommodate the large amounts of tourists that come to view the picturesque route and is deemed as a National Tourist Route.
Stelvio Pass, Italy
It is one of the most visited and dangerous roads in the world and is used heavily for races.