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The eight ultimate North American road trips handpicked by car experts revealed

If you’re planning on hitting the road in North America, an illustrated guide has been created to show eight ultimate road trips that you can take.

An infographic has been created to show eight ultimate North American road trips. Image: Thomas Barwick/Getty Images
An infographic has been created to show eight ultimate North American road trips. Image: Thomas Barwick/Getty Images

The trip routes have been personally researched, hand-picked and collated by WeBuyAnyCar.com, the UK’s largest car buying service.

An infographic has been created to show eight ultimate North American road trips. Image: webuyanycar.com
An infographic has been created to show eight ultimate North American road trips. Image: WeBuyAnyCar.com

The idea behind the infographic is to give travellers the inspiration they need to hit the open road.

An infographic has been created to show eight ultimate North American road trips. Image: webuyanycar.com
An infographic has been created to show eight ultimate North American road trips. Image: WeBuyAnyCar.com

There’s a nice mix of routes to please every type of adventurer, driving all types of vehicles.

An infographic has been created to show eight ultimate North American road trips. Image: webuyanycar.com
An infographic has been created to show eight ultimate North American road trips. Image: webuyanycar.com

These range from hair-raising mountains passes in British Columbia to stylish coastal cruises in California.

An infographic has been created to show eight ultimate North American road trips. Image: webuyanycar.com
An infographic has been created to show eight ultimate North American road trips. Image: WeBuyAnyCar.com

From the snow-tipped mountains of Whistler to the wild western plains of Route 66, the exciting and fun-packed road trips are sure to thrill even the most seasoned adventurers.

An infographic has been created to show eight ultimate North American road trips. Image: webuyanycar.com
An infographic has been created to show eight ultimate North American road trips. Image: WeBuyAnyCar.com

They include the Dempster Highway route, where you can discover the history of Canada’s first nations.

An infographic has been created to show eight ultimate North American road trips. Image: webuyanycar.com
An infographic has been created to show eight ultimate North American road trips. Image: WeBuyAnyCar.com

Canada was, of course, named as Lonely Planet’s #1 destination to visit this year, and it is celebrating its 150th birthday in 2017.

An infographic has been created to show eight ultimate North American road trips. Image: webuyanycar.com
An infographic has been created to show eight ultimate North American road trips. Image: WeBuyAnyCar.com

The guide also describes the length of each route and the best time to go, and it describes things that travellers can do en route.

An infographic has been created to show eight ultimate North American road trips. Image: webuyanycar.com
An infographic has been created to show eight ultimate North American road trips. Image: WeBuyAnyCar.com

If you’re feeling inspired, Lonely Planet’s USA’s Best Trips is a good place to start!

 

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