Hawaii boasts beautiful landscapes and aquatic adventures, but also a terrific road journey. Paradise Road connects Kahului to Hana.

10. Hana Highway | HI

This trip is split, like many US classics. Between Seattle and San Diego, Route 101 becomes the PCH.

9. Route 101 | CA to WA

This drive highlights Alaska's splendour. The 300-mile road connects Glenn and Richardson freeways and traverses glaciers and unidentified peaks.

8. Anchorage to Valdez | AK

Texas's splendour is best seen by driving. Hill Country is famed for its undulating hills and bluebonnet blossoms.

7. Texas Hill Country | TX

Rio Grande and Sangre de Cristo valleys are on Santa Fe Loop. This road trip had tumbleweeds, like a Western.

6. Santa Fe to Taos Loop | NM

This road has promoted tourism and national park visitors since 1932. The 50-mile artery passes via Glacier National Park and Logan Pass.

5. Going-to-the-Sun Road | MT

Buffett's Overseas Highway is tropical. US-1 connects the Florida Keys. Key Largo-Key West Road was established in 1928.

4. Overseas Highway | FL

Want a legend? Blue Ridge Parkway allows no commercial vehicles and 45mph speeds. The 469-mile route connects the two national parks.

3. Blue Ridge Parkway | VA to NC

This show-stealing drive was featured in Big Little Lies' opening credits montage, but it's been a favourite for years.

2. Highway 1 to Big Sur | CA

Route 66 must be included in any road-trip roundup. The iconic 'Mother Road' starts in downtown Chicago and winds to Santa Monica pier.

1. Route 66 | CA to IL

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