Travelling can be fun and it can bring peace to mind as well as life. Agree or not we all are bored of the lousy traffic jams and pity drives which the cities have to provide. So it is time to take some time off and set off for a road trip. No matter whether you are retired, or are adventurous, or are just looking for a fun trip, a road trip is something which we all will love.

It is not always about the destination, but the journey which takes us to that destination. Believe it or not, there is nothing more soothing than a road trip to a beautiful destination.

The USA can provide you with many places where you can have the best road trips leading through dense forests, snow-clad mountains, beautiful meadows, and alluring beaches. Whether you are a foodie looking for best foods on highways, or seeking for a beautiful landscape, or just want to see historical roads, a road trip across America is the perfect solution to each of it.

The great thing about America is that you do not have to travel far for an exciting road trip. Below we look at the 30 best road trips in the USA which surely should be on your bucket list.

Coastal California, Big Sur

The Big Sur Highway is something which gives the visitors astonishing mountain views, terrains and beautiful waterfalls.

Point Reyes, CA

Spawning across the Pacific Ocean it is an ideal place for a fantastic road trip. The surfing point is a must visit for adventurous people.

Eureka, CA

Spread across the coastal lines of California, Eureka is one of the most visited places for a road trip with your family and friends.

The Great Smokies, Bryson City, NC

The historic Great Smoky Mountain Railroad is a paradise for road trip lover. The Nantahala Outdoor Park is something where your complete family can enjoy.

Cades Cove

The Cades Cove offers some of the best wildlife viewings across the Great Smoky Mountain Railroad. The rocky formations are an added advantage.

Pigeon Forge, Tennessee

Pigeon Forge is a mountain town located in Tennessee. If you want an adventure in the wilderness this is the best place.

Jackson Hole, WY

The scenic Moose Wilson Road to the Grand Teton National Park is a paradise.

Big Sky, MT

The journey to Yellowstone National park can be soothing and beautiful when you pass through roads full of scenic beauties.

Whitefish, MT

The North Boundary Trail and the Whitefish Trail are something which should be visited once in your lifetime and a road trip to the place will give you some of the astonishing views.

Dallas, TX

The journey to Dallas Heritage Village is one of the most beautiful things one can explore.


The city is renowned for its history and dinosaur exhibits. The place also boasts some of the best lip-smacking fried dishes which are worth a try.

Kansas City

The place is surrounded by beautiful natural wonders which are a treat to everyone’s eyes.

Badlands Byway

The 30 miles long stretch across the Badland National Park takes you out to some astonishing visuals of canyons, rock walls, and grasslands.

Ancient Scenic Byway, New Mexico

The ancient 600-mile long trail celebrates the history of North America like no other. It weaves through Zuni Land and Navajo Nation providing some alluring landscapes.

Zydeco Cajun Prairie

The 283 miles long stretch weaves across Louisiana’s Acadiana Country.

East Narragansett Bay

The 30-mile drive provides some breathtaking visuals to cherish. You can also pay a visit to Bristol’s Colt State Park and Coggeshall Farm Museum.

UFO Stopover Loop

The 487-mile long stretch passes from Las Vegas to Alamo to Tonopah to Pahrump.

Rockies Scenic Byway

The glorious mountain peaks, pristine lakes, and ranging meadows provide beautiful visuals to cherish all your life while taking a road trip.

Going to the Sun Road, Montana, USA

Just as the name suggests the road literally gives you a wonderful experience with its 50-mile long stretch spread across the Glacier National Park.

Snowy Range Scenic Byway

This byway which connects Laramie to Saratoga is a 95-mile stretch and is a treat to the eyes.

Skyline Drive

Located in the Shenandoah National Park, the Skyline Drive is a 105-mile stretch taking you through waterfalls and mountains.

Northwest Passage Scenic Byway

Connection Lewiston to Lolo Pass the 202 miles long stretch is a paradise for photographers.

Kentucky Bourbon Trail

Connecting Lexington to Louisville the trail passes through 10 distilleries.

North Shore Scenic Byway

Passing through 8 state parks and the likes of Gooseberry Falls, the byway is a must for road trip lovers.

Tennessee Music Pathway

The 1200 mile long loop will be launched during the summers of 2018 with a wide range of events, and stories.

Bridges to Buttes Byway

The 197-mile byway connects Harrison to Valentine giving some astonishing and unbelievable visuals on the way.

Rangeley Lakes Byway

One can discover mountains, lakes, loons, and beautiful sunsets on this heavenly 36 miles long byway.

San Juan Skyway, Colorado

The 236-mile long skyway connects Durango to Ridgeway and is home to some of the most glorious mountains of North America.

Deals Gap, Tennessee

The 11-mile stretch provides one of the most beautiful curves around the Atlantic Ocean.

Seven Mile Bridge

The Seven Mile Bridge is one of the longest bridges in the USA and has also featured in several Hollywood movies.

There are numerous places around the USA where you can go to enjoy your next road trip. A scenic and beautiful road has several factors which make them more alluring and beautiful. Above we shared some of them for your next road trip. Plan your trip to these beautiful locations and do share your experience with us through the comment section.

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