Top Ten America Legendary Self Driven Routes

As Barney from How I Met Your Mother, I am going to introduce 10 Legend.. Wait for it.. Dary scenic journey only experienced if you take a road trip. Whether it is to stimulate feelings of adventure along the way or immersed in the graceful landscape, or is it the pleasure of feeling free on the road trip, these routes are definitely not to be missed.

So my friends, come and join us for a legendary scenic road trip now!

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  1. US Route 66, leading to California, Illinois

Route 66 also known as the Will Rogers Highway and also known as the Main Street of America or the Mother Road, was one of the original highways within the U.S. Highway System. It takes about a month to cross the entire Highway 66. This is a road that has disappeared on the map of the United States, but people still have means to locate the route. In YAHOO, the route has the highest rate of search rate. Stretching nearly 2000 miles from the coast of Chicago to California, it takes about a month to cross the entire journey. This route allows you to enter the mainland through the Mojave desert. If you are looking for excitement, this is one of the most dangerous landscapes on earth.

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  1. The Overseas Highway

The Overseas Highway is an 113-mile through the Florida Keys. The route is filled with interesting sights and if you are not careful, you may spend more time exploring along the way than intended. You will have plenty of chances to visit many good places to eat and drink, plus quirky tourist stops. Do look out for the stunning sunset.

By Reinhard Schön - This picture was shot by Reinhard Schön using my camera while I was driving. --AFBorchert, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=4107168

By Reinhard Schön – This picture was shot by Reinhard Schön using my camera while I was driving. –AFBorchert, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=4107168

  1. Route 550, New Mexico and Colorado

The Million Dollar Highway as it is fondly called stretched to the total length of 25 miles, which connects the Colorado mining town Silverton and US Route 50 along the way Ouray. Along the way, there will be many dangerous curves for the daring riskers. This stretch through the gorge is challenging and potentially hazardous to drive; it is characterised by steep cliffs and narrow lanes but you are rewarded by nature’s most beautiful creations as you are greeted by the sights of Animas River, under the Hermosa Cliffs, the San Juan National Forest, Haviland Lake and Electra Lake.

By U.S. Government - From http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/byways/photos/27366 and marked as public domain (as a work of the Federal Highway Administration or another federal government agency). Transferred from en.wikipedia, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=13614117

By U.S. Government – From http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/byways/photos/27366 and marked as public domain (as a work of the Federal Highway Administration or another federal government agency). Transferred from en.wikipedia, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=13614117

  1. River Road, from Minnesota to Louisiana

You can drive a wide range of ways to Mississippi. The road with rushing water linking through 10 states. This road there are numerous stop spots. This route is the most scenic and suitable during Fall Season. With 1,800-year-old buildings and charming shops on the main street which starts at Galena Road Town.

By Chinissai - Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=44833360

By Chinissai – Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=44833360

  1. California Pacific Coast Highway Coast Highway

There are many different opinions about the starting point and end point of California Pacific coast highway. The official believes that the California Highway 1 starts at Connaught County in northern California and ending in Orange County in Southern California. Along the way, you will see the amazing scenery of the great Malibu, the coastal environment of Suhl and the luxurious Pebble Beach Golf Resort.


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Kally

Kally is a former Sales and Customer Service manager turned Writer and Founder of MiddleMe.net. She came from Singapore; lived in Shanghai and now calls Kuala Lumpur her home. After hanging up her corporate briefcase, she now pursue her passions – Writing, Traveling and of course, hunting for good food

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