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Top 5 Driving Experiences

Top 5 Driving Experiences

We’ve selected some of the most exciting driving experiences from around the globe that any motorhead must at least try once! Book flights and hotels to the destinations listed with www.directline-holidays.co.uk for unbelievable prices.

Amalfi coast
The Costiera Amalfitana, or Amalfi Coast, is Italy’s finest coastal route offering breathtaking panoramas of classic Mediterranean landscape. The roads are winding, narrow, and challenging to drive, however the amazingly stunning views make this road trip one of the most exciting driving experiences in Europe.

Alps in Switzerland
The San Bernardino Pass offers a great amount of variety, travelling through several small villages, and climbing through the tree line to pass a landscape crafted from glaciers and the glorious Lake Moesola. The alpine section drives like a dream, fast, but with some hairpin bends thrown in for thrills.

Four wheel drive in the desert
The desert offers dare devils the thrilling experience of sand boarding the dunes. Drive through never ending desert landscapes, chasing mirages without the annoyance of other vehicles slowing you down.

N152 Spanish Pyrenees
The N152 is a stunning road journey across the Pyrenees, and undoubtedly one of the best anywhere in Europe. This road trip has even been declared by Jeremy Clarkson as one of his favourite roads. With only light traffic to obstruct your journey, and with excellent visibility throughout, the classic mountain twists and turns make it a delight to drive and the views are spectacular.

South of France
Explore the wonder and glamour of Cannes, Marseilles and St Tropez with a classic road trip across the south of France. Go the whole hog and rent a classic car to top the experience, or venture into the playboy world of Monte Carlo and see for yourself the world’s most impressive Formula One Monaco Grand Prix race course.

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6 Responses to “Top 5 Driving Experiences”

  1. One Sure says:

    The Pyrenees is a must for anyone who loves driving, beautiful roads and great scenery.

    • Geoff says:

      It certainly is. I had the pleasure of driving this route once although it was high summer and busy. Out of season it would be pretty dramatic.
      Geoff

  2. The Alps in Switzerland are great and it gives you a great feeling when you travel through several small villages, and from other beautiful areas of Switzerland. I would suggest people to visit at-least Switzerland and South of France as I had a good experience of these two places.

  3. Good list, very happy to see four wheeling in the desert included too, many people forget that the best driving experiences can come in the places where there are no roads at all!

  4. Johnson says:

    Four wheel drive in the dessert sounds the best. Never ending path with no one around to stop you. Woo!

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