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Road trips can be full of fun, excitement, exhaustion, boring but definitely, you do not want your” heart to be in your mouth” while on a drive. Going on drives can be a good time to relax as long as you are not traveling on any of these dangerous roads.

Eshima Ohashi Bridge, Japan

It is the third largest of its kind in the whole world.It looks absolutely terrifying and thus create a bit of fear in your stomach. It is considered more of the roller coaster ride but is definitely very scary at the same time and this is one the scariest road in the world.

Atlantic Ocean Road, Norway

Atlantic ocean road
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Amazing and Dangerous are the two words that define this road. This road is beautiful but definitely one of the most dangerous roads in the world. This one is so steep and curvy that you will have one of your wildest ride of your lifetime passing through it.

Zoji La Pass, India

Zoji Pass
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It is also known as “The death road” of India.  It is one of the important high mountain passes which lies amid Leh in the Western Himalayan Ranges and Srinagar. To drive through this road you need to have full confidence in your driving skill as well as on your vehicle and luck of course.

Guoliang Tunnel, China

Guoliang tunnel
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Also known as the “Long Corridors in the Cliffs”. It is 1.3 km long, 5 meters tall and 4 meters wide and have some open edges as well, therefore, drivers need to be really careful while driving through it as it is also one of those roads that do not tolerate any mistakes.

Yungas Road, Bolivia

yungas road
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Known as one of the scariest and dangerous roads in the world, the danger on this road is for real which will definitely make the driver think twice before taking the next move. Length of  80 km, it forms a number of loops.

The road from Jalalabad to Kabul, Afghanistan

It is the highway running between the Afghan cities of Kabul and Jalalabad. Fatal crashes happen on the daily basis. It claims so many lives every year that there is no real count of it. Even the security issues have drastically surged up during last few years due to Taliban territory.

Stelvio Pass, Italy

stelvio pass
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The “World’s Greatest Road” actually sucks. It has around 48 steep turns. The road is very scenic but at the same time, one has to be really careful while passing through it as there are so many dramatic turns with it which can be very narrow or steep at some point of the time.

Skippers Canyon Road, New Zealand

skippers canyon
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The drive here is definitely worth it because of it’s scenic beauty but only if you ready to take the risk of your life. this road is so dangerous that for motorist they need to apply for a special pass to drive on it. It is a one-way road so pray that you do not come across face to face with any other vehicle.

Highway 1,Florida

highway1
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“The Highway that goes to the Sea” is one of the nicknames given to this road. We definitely don’t want to be on it during the storm. It is the one of the most dangerous roads for having the highest fatal crash rate.

US Highway,431

US Highway431
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It is one of the most unbelievably dangerous as well as at the same time most spectacular road in the world. Known for claiming so many lives due to lack of road safety, it is also known as “Highway to Hell”.

The Karakoram Highway, Between China and Pakistan

karakoram highway
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It is one of the highest paved roads in the world and is definitely not recommended for some fun. Many construction workers died while constructing this “Friendship Highway” , named by the government who built it. It is often referred to as the “Eighth Wonder of the World”.

Million Dollar Highway, Colorada

million dollar highway
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It is one of the deadliest, dangerous and frightening road that you can drive on. Steep cliffs, hairpin curves all without guardrails have got this road its spot on the list.

Bayburt of Yolu -D915

bayburt of yolu
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One mistake, and its free fall to your death. This road is extreme, one way and unprotected by any guardrails. This road is one of the dangerous roads of the world as it had humbled many egos as only some insane, suicidal or paid to do so would drive down this road.

Taroke Gorge,Taiwan

taroke gorge
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Magnificent and Splendid but with it comes to the “high risk”. Blind bends, narrow roads, sharp turns, mountain drops makes it one of the dangerous roads of the world.Heavy rains make sections of the highway impassable.

James Dalton Highway, Alaska

If you love lonely routes, then this drive is for you but not many travelers take this route. It is the most dangerous road in the world due to its remote location, the very low temperature in winters and unpaved portions.

 

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