10 Most Stunning Roadways of the World
2015-08-06 Posted By:Infrabazaar
10. The Atlantic Ocean Road, Norway
Located in Norway, The Atlantic Ocean road is about 8.3km (5.2mi). It runs through an archipelago cutting across the country road. The short drive has become famous for its uniqueness and beauty. The road is full of amazing landscapes and breathtaking surroundings. Providing great sites for travel lovers across the world it has been widely used for commercials shooting and movies. While travelling on the road you can enjoy ocean life and you can also see whales and seals.
9. Hana highway- Maui
The Hana Highway is located in Maui; it is a stunning and breathtaking highway for all drivers and travelers across the world. Hana highway has long stretched roads that are about 84 kilometers which will take you through blossoming green tropical rainforest, also a tormenting drive as the roads narrow and tricky with an amazing beauty which gives you the most memorable experience of your life by travelling through it. Hana is a beautiful highway and is among the world’s most amazing highways in the world. In fact the long widen roads include more than 600 curves, around 59 bridges with single lane and also it has ancient bridges that are more than 100 years old.
8. Rohtang Pass- India
The Rohtang pass in India, is one of most stunning road that can give you goose bumps with breath taking scenery, rivers and glaciers, mountain peaks and unbelievably beautiful landscapes. The highway is open only in May to November month with most exciting drives for every travel freak in the world. This highway can give you a lifetime experience with an incredibly risky but an amazing road. The roads remain the busiest in summer season flooded with numerous tourists and military vehicles and trucks.
7. Col de I’Iseran- France
Col de I’Iseran is the highest paved road about 2.764 meters (9,068 ft) in France. The road is extremely spectacular with its waterfalls, galleries, scenic areas and tunnels. The road is open only in summer and it connects two valleys. The driver should be a highly trained professional to drive on this road, to enjoy the amazing scenery and spend a great soothing time.
6. National Route 40 or Ruta 40- Argentina
The National Route 40 or the Ruta 40 is longest route in Argentina and one of largest highway in the world it is about 5,000 km (3,107mi) long. Ruta 40 has large stretches of roads that pass through mountains, dozens of rivers and crosses over 20 national parks. A travel lover’s dream could come true with this amazing experience and incredible scenic beauty. This amazing journey make you fall in love with nature and its wilderness.
5. US 1 from Key Largo to Key West- Florida
The US 1 from Key Largo to Key West - Florida is about 113 mile (181.9km) is one of the most scenic and idyllic highways in the world. This is amazingly beautiful. The attractive stretched roads in north-south highway run from Maine to all the way till Florida. Surely this journey gives you an amazing sight of blue water, as the road passes through this beautiful stream a traveler feels this journey should never end.
4. Trollstigen Road- Norway
The Trollstigen road is a twisting mountain road in Norway. It is a popular tourist attraction place is known for its flawless beauty and sounds adventurous and perfect drive for a life time experience. About 2,500 vehicles pass daily; during 2012, 161,421 vehicles traversed the route compared to 155,230 vehicles during 2009. Trollstigen gives you awesome experience of driving and travelling.
3. The Cabot Trail- Nova Scotia, Canada
The Cabot Trail is a highway and scenic roadway in the Canadian, state of Nova Scotia. The Cabot trail route measures about 298 km (185 mi) in length. This place particularly attracts lot of tourists and this is extremely popular among travel freaks to visit and experience the natural beauty. The Cabot Trail passes through incredible places like Cape Breton Highlands, National Park and makes the journey most unforgettable.
2. The Milford Road (State Highway94) - New Zealand
The Milford Road State Highway 94 is located in New Zealand, is about 119 kilometers (74mi). In New Zealand this road is regarded as one of the most scenic roads with high peak elevation of 940 meters (3,080 ft). It’s the Country’s second highest highway. Milford Road is considered as one of the most dangerous public roads. The injury crash rate is around 65% higher on an average and twice in day a fatality crash has been reported. This road can give you eternal pleasure of driving with the amazing side views.
1. The Blue Ridge Parkway- Appalachia
The Blue Ridge Parkway is a National Parkway in the United States. The parkway is longest linear park and is about 469 miles (755 km). The experience of Blue Ridge Parkway is unlike any other roads, it is relaxing and slow paced. The drive reveals spectacular mountain scenery at the sides of rugged mountains and pastoral landscapes of the Appalachian Highlands. Amazing plants and animals make this region of the country so special.