While you often travel with your sights set on the endpoint, your destination, sometimes the journey is equally enjoyable and important. By choosing to travel some the nation’s most treasured routes you can make your whole trip an adventure.
Fodor’s Travel highlights some of the following as America’s most scenic roads:
Blue Ridge Parkway. Winding through the Appalachian Mountains, the Blue Ridge Parkway is vibrant and beautiful in the fall. It takes you through Virginia and North Carolina, where you’ll enjoy seeing 19th century farm buildings and old mills along with nature’s artwork sculpted in the rock formations.
Cases Cove Drive. The Great Smokey Mountains National Park in Tennessee is known for Cades Cove Drive with its authentic cabins, barns, stores and mills that come into view as you drive slowly along the one-lane paved road. The eleven-mile ride also takes you into an area where deer and bears freely roam the countryside.
Carmel. A California trip to Carmel showcases stunning ocean vistas during a 17-mile drive. Catch views of Pebble Beach, exclusive homes and some of the world’s most impressive golf courses. The drive is also famous for the Lone Cypress landmark, which is a Monterey cypress is tree that Pebble Beach uses as its official symbol.
These are just a few that stand out among the many diverse climates and breathtaking landscapes the U.S. has to offer.
Plan Your Trip to Travel on America’s Scenic Roadways
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