Itreaches alengthof2400mbreccia, a high-343m in heightand supportswinds over200km/ h.Close the window,it’sup.
3. TransfagarasanHighway, Romania
RouteTransfăgăran(official name DN7C–DrumulNaţional7C)is a roadin Romaniaabout 100km long, crossing the CarpathiansbetweenCurteade Argeşsouthand Transylvania(nearFagaras) north. Thisis one of thehighest roadsand the highestpaved roadin Romania(just under 2000m). It crossestheFagarasMountains, hence its name.
4. Grossglockner Road, Austria
TheGrossglockner High Alpine Road(orGrossglockner–Hochalpenstraße) is the routewith thehighest road passin the Austrian Alps(2505 m)marks the boundaryof the provinces ofCarinthiaand Salzburg.From the south, it rises steadilyslope fromHeiligenbluttocervicalHochtortoback downBruck, always gentle slope. Along thewaymanycar parksare equippedto allow touriststo stop andadmire the scenery.
5. Ruta 40highway, Argentina
National Highway40 isa majorroadthat crossesArgentinafrom northto south, fromLa Quiacaon the Bolivian borderin the province ofJujuyto CapeVirgenesin the extreme southof Patagonia.This is thelongest road in thecountry.Itruns parallel to theAndes inconnecting themost important nationalparks andcrosses severaltourist areasandthe main attractionsof the area.Currentlythis mythicaljourneywas promoted asnational tourist product. The route beginsin Patagoniaatsea levelandextends approximately5000km,through20national parks,18major rivers, connecting 27Andeanmountain passes.Itrises to4895metersat the neckAbradelAcay(es) in the province ofSalta.
The routeof the Atlantic isa nationalsection of Route64(RV64)located inthe northern part ofthe coastal area ofHustadvika(Norway).Theroad connectsthe municipalities ofEide andAverøylocated inMøreog Romsdal. The total lengthofthesection of8.274 km.
7. Chapman’s PeakRoad,Cape Town, South Africa
8. Karakoram Highway (Chine/Pakistan)
KarakorumHighwayis a strategicroad built by thePakistaniand Chinesearmiesfrom 1966 to 1978across theKarakorammountain range(orKarakorum). It connectsChina to Pakistan, crossing mountain passesup to4,693meters in theKhunjerab Pass.
It connectsthe ChineseTurkestan (Xinjiang) in northern Pakistanandbeyond, the Pakistani port of Gwadartoremote areasofwestern China. It is also amajor tourist attractionsince it openedto the publicin 1986.
9. Tianmen Mountain Road, China
Located within Tianmen Mountain National Park, in Hunan Province. This 11 km (6.8 mi) road takes you to the top of the Tianmen mountain and to Tianmen cave.
10. RoadCombeLaval, France
Altitude253 mto1146m.Tourismcorniche roadcarved into the rockof St-Jean-en-Royans the Col de laMachine.BelvedereColde la Machine, 1011 mabove sea level,you overlooktheOrthodoxMonastery, magnificent view.