A road trip is the perfect bonding opportunity for a group of friends, the whole family or a sweet couple. Whoever you have your road trip planned with and for however long; be it one country or the whole continent, you are guaranteed to have a really good time!
Wherever in the World you plan on going road tripping, you’re going to have to get on a plane at some point; this means leaving your car at an airport parking. For some of the less busy airports finding parking is a breeze but for airports like London’s Heathrow or Gatwick, locating convenient and secure parking is a downright nightmare. Purple Parking not only provides safe car parks and shuttling services around the world, they connect you with car rental services for a perfect #WheelsOfTheWorld road trip.
Here is a list of the best road trips around the world;
Across Europe and Asia
Packed with history and beauty, Europe and Asia have a lot of picturesque views and romantic and calming drives. The best European road trips are;
- The Hidden Highway, UK
- La Route des Grandes Alpes, France
- Stelvio Pass, Italy
- Wild Atlantic Way, Ireland
- North Coast 500, Scotland
Although really not part of Europe or Asia, Austrailia and New Zealand have some great road trip gems;
- Great Ocean Road, Australia
- South Island, New Zealand
Choosing the top Euro/Asia road trip is quite hard as you can see and one would automatically be compelled to go across the entire continent and experience all the beauty. If this isn’t for you, a road trip to the Amalfi Coast in Italy is perfect with beautiful views and a relaxing breeze.
Across North and South America
On to the Americas! While simply taking a taxi cab around New York City is sort of a road trip in its own, North and South America have a lot to offer in terms of beautiful views. Here are the best road trips in the Americas;
- Route 66, USA
- Pacific Coast Highway, USA
- Cabot Trail and Cowboy Trail, Canada
- Hana Highway, Hawaii, USA
- Canadian Arctic, Canada
With all these amazing road trips the best are boiled down to two; the Lake Superior Circle Tour traversing both Canada and the USA and, the super fun and chic road trip from San Francisco to Los Angeles – USA.
Across the Middle East and Africa
The Middle East and Africa have some of the best and brightest sunrises and sunsets on this planet – so a road trip, in any of the over 55 countries is sure to be exquisite; whatever time, day or location. Here are the best road trips in the Middle East and Africa’
- Arabian Gulf, UAE
- Sahara Dessert, North Western Africa
- Rainforest Road Trips, Central and Eastern Africa
- Masai Mara Road Trip, Kenya
- The Garden Route, South Africa
All these road trips offer unmatched beauty so why not combine all of them and go the whole way – from Cairo, Egypt to Cape Town, South Africa, all the while going through East Africa. This 12,000 km ultimate road trip is one of the most popular in the World!