Publication date June 6, 2023
Hit the Road: 5 Memorable Road Trips to take this summer one can say ‘I know what you did last summer’
As summer unfolds the open road calls to those seeking thrilling experiences and breathtaking sights. Road trips offer the perfect opportunity to explore new destinations and create unforgettable memories. In this article we present five road trips that promise adventure and awe-inspiring views.
Source: Travel Earth
Pacific Coast Highway (California, USA) - First on our list is California’s iconic Pacific Coast Highway offering picturesque views of rugged cliffs, beautiful beaches, and charming coastal towns as you journey from Monterey down to San Diego. Take in the enchanting landscapes of Big Sur, visit the artistic haven of Carmel by the Sea, and relax in San Diego’s laid-back beach communities.
Great Ocean Road (Victoria, Australia) - Next up is Australia’s Great Ocean Road, a journey that showcases dramatic cliffs, pristine beaches, and unique rock formations as you travel along Victoria's coastline from Torquay. Marvel at the Twelve Apostles. Lose yourself in the enchanting rainforests of Great Otway National Park. And soak in the bohemian vibe of seaside towns like Lorne and Apollo Bay.
Ring Road (Iceland) - For a truly otherworldly experience, embark on Iceland's famous Ring Road to witness cascading waterfalls, volcanic peaks, sparkling glaciers. Visit Geysir’s geothermal wonders of Golden Circle while admiring black sand beaches at Vik before relaxing your soul at soothing Blue Lagoon for an unforgettable Icelandic adventure.
Garden Route (South Africa) - If you're looking for diverse beauty then Garden Route can be an ideal choice for your road trip with rich wildlife reserves featuring ostriches in Oudtshoorn & Tsitsikamma National Park exhibiting rugged coastline views while experiencing lush forests on Southeastern coast journey starting from Cape Town all the way up to Knysna Heads. Hit the road this summer with one (or all!) of these unforgettable journeys.
North Coast 500 (Scotland, UK) - Discover Scotland's North Coast 500 with its mesmerizing natural surroundings that promise to leave you breathless. This remarkable journey starts and finishes in Inverness showcasing everything there is to love about the Scottish Highlands majestic mountain ranges, impressive castles & pristine lochs make it hard not to be impressed by Highland hospitality.
Explore The Isle of Skye mystical landscape & fall under North Coast’s dramatic cliffs spell bound as you navigate through charmed Highland villages feeling summer heat surrounding your every move creating a lifetime memory banking experience. Five unique road trips provide limitless opportunities for cultural explorations while taking full advantage of awe-inspiring scenic views. Cruise along California shoreline or immerse in Great Ocean Road beauty-filled scenery or discover Iceland’s spellbinding nature - South Africa offers Garden Route wonders while Scottish Highlands remains unmatched anywhere else. Leave your worries behind, pack your bags, get ready for an adventurous road trip that will take your breath away.