15 Breathtaking Road Trips Around The Globe

Tired of hectic days? Can’t get rid of headache and can’t focus on work? Besides, you don’t know what to do for a short time but at the same time fully rest? Here we are to help you! We have got the solution! Nothing can let you relax as better as short time road trips. It’s proved by scientists that road is one of the best ways to let your mind relax. Thus, if you’re confused with your mind, can’t focus on your work and feel tiredness, it’s time to go for a road trip. So, we’ve got some amazing road trip experiences in the world to help you spend less time on choosing.


1. Garden Route, South Africa

You can enjoy the nature by choosing the Garden Route when traveling to South Africa. Ancient forests, eye-catching coastlines and incredible beaches will let you relax to the full. It is enough to see the humpback whales, caving, ostrich rides, bottlenose and jumping dolphins to understand how right your choice is. The Garden Route is full of enthralling activities so you’ll never be bored there.

Garden Route, South Africa


2. Icefields Parkway, Canada

Another interesting road is Icefields Parkways also known as ‘Highway 93’. It’s one of Canada’s most rewarding destinations. Wild nature is all around; rugged and stunning terrains, pristine mountain lakes and finally ancient glaciers will turn your trip into a unique experience. The travel route winds its way through two national parks: Banff and Jasper parks, which are incredible and irreplaceable with their natural beauty.

Icefields Parkway, Canada


3. California State Route 1, USA

Among the world’s greatest driving tours, California State Route 1 is unique with its incredible sights. If you’re an ocean lover, this route is for you. Passing by the Pacific Ocean, you’ll undoubtedly feel its force. Thus, you can easily find some ways to get rid of your problems and completely relax.

California State Route 1, USA


4. Great Ocean Road, Australia

This road trip is for ocean lovers too. One of the most significant routes in Australia was constructed during 1919-1932 by the heroes of World War I. Hence, passing by this route, you’ll certainly feel their breath and strength.

Great Ocean Road, Australia


5. Romantic Road, Germany

Have you ever heard about Germany’s oldest holiday route known as the romantic road? If you haven’t, then it’s time to know one of the most visited travel spots in the southern provinces of Bavaria and Baden-Württemberg, which was built in the 1950s. Since then, the road has attracted lots of visitors with its modern roots. Therefore, you will surely fall in love with the rural charm of Germany.

Romantic Road, Germany


6. Guoliang Tunnel Road, China

If you need adrenaline, you should certainly choose this road trip, as it is one of the most scaring routes ever. You’ll get your adrenaline trailing right through the bosom of a mountain. Passing through the tunnel in the heights you’ll feel the whole energy of your trip!

Guoliang Tunnel Road, China


7. Trans Andean Highway, Chile/Argentina

Another adventurous road is Trans Andean Highway, which passes through Chile and Argentina. The road is surrounded by high hills and originates from rocky-barren regions. It’s what makes it more interesting and full of adrenaline.

Trans Andean Highway, Chile/Argentina


8. Overseas Highway, USA

Sure, you have ever listened to Led Zeppelin’s “Stairway to Heaven”, so you’ll easily understand what their song “Highway to the Sea” means. If you’re keen on “highways”, then this route is for you. Overseas highway is a breathtaking experience in the United States that every romantic should feel. Passing by it, you’ll see the horizon in front of you, where the blue sky intermingles with the blue sea and it seems you’ll reach to heaven.

Overseas Highway, USA


9. Cabot Trail, Canada

This route is for outdoor lovers. The road is in the Canadian province of Nova Scotia and is one of the most famous roads in Canada. There you can see the sights along the Cabot Trail, for example the hiking trails or other delightful sights.

Cabot Trail, Canada


10. Gobi Desert, Mongolia

Gobi Desert covers much of the southern part of Mongolia, so at first sight it seems endless. Sometimes endless roads are a way to forget every little worry. You can overcome your problems comparing them with the difficulties of the endless ways you should pass. So, choose the Gobi Desert and forget about all your worries and problems.

Gobi Desert, Mongolia


11. Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia

Salar is the world’s largest salt flat, which is incredibly wonderful with its reflective cleanliness. It’s a psychological method to see you on the surface and find your strength in your reflection surrounded by the imprints of the sky. As a result, you can overcome your weakness and tiredness.

Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia


12. Leh Manali Route, India

Again a fantastic road trip for adrenaline lovers! Leh-Manali Highway is one of those roads, which are full of high and kicking adrenaline. The route is accessible only during the summers; May/June-October. Sure, it’ll seem a paradise for you if you’re keen on road trips.

Leh Manali Route, India


13. Bulb Route, Netherlands

“Land of Tulips”… Just a paradise… This route is especially for girls. Passing by endless paths of tulips you’ll feel how enchanting is world when it’s bright and colorful. The Bulb Route or ‘Holland Flower Route’ or the ‘Bloemen Route’ in Netherlands will lead you by the ways of peace and love and will make your journey more memorable, colorful and peaceful.

Bulb Route, Netherlands


14. The Road to the Isles, UK

This incredible place is distinguished for its sandy beaches and dramatic hills. You’ll find your peace following the sunsets over the Isles of Rum, Skye, Canna and Muck, which are filled with unforgettable sea views.

The Road to the Isles, UK


15. Pan Amalfi Coast, Italy

Do you want both a peaceful and an unforgettable road trip? Then you should think about Italy’s roads. The colorful houses on the hills from one side and the endless sea from another side will make your road more interesting and beautiful. Fill it with some Italian music and your trip is your best one!

Pan Amalfi Coast, Italy