La Carretera de los Yungas is, probably, the most famous road in the world as well as the most dangerous. It has been heralded as one of the most spectaculars roads in the world by the dangerousroads.org users. This gravel dirt track covers a 69-kilometre (43 mi) stretch between La Paz and Coroico, in the Yungas region of Bolivia.
Abra Huayraccasa is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 5.059m (16.597') above the sea level, located in Peru. It makes Abra Huayraccasa, supposedly, the highest drivable pass in South America.
Route 3N is a extreme dirt track located in Peru, Santiago de Chuco Province, La Libertad Region. The road starts in Santiago de Chuco, and its dangerousity makes that the trip takes longer than 4 hours. It’s really a bad dirt road, with some washboard and lots of rocks, and typical dusty dirt with little traffic.
Khardung La, at an elevation of 5.359 m (17,582 feet) above the sea level, is a high mountain pass located in the Ladakh region, Jammu and Kashmir, India. The narrow dirt road to reach the pass was built in 1976 and it was opened to motor vehicles in 1988.
The Portachuelo Llanganuco Pass, at an elevation of 4.767m (15.639') above the sea level, is perhaps the most significant gateway of the Huascaran National Park, Peru.
SC-438 is the name of the sharply winding and precipitous ascent in a a steep and narrow zig-zag road in Serra do Rio do Rastro, a mountain range located in Lauro Müller, in the southeast of the state of Santa Catarina, Southern Brazil. The road has remarkable landscapes and deep crags.
Fairy Meadows Road is a spectacular and dangerous high mountain track with a length of 16,2km, located in the Gilgit-Baltistan region of Pakistan. It has been heralded as one of the most spectaculars roads in the world by the dangerousroads.org users.
Chile and Argentina share more than 5,000 miles of border, most of them drawn on the imposing peaks of the Andes. With over 40 border crossings between the two countries spread over the mountains, the most spectacular and important one is Paso de los Libertadores, also known as the Paso del Cristo Redentor, in particular, the stretch that locals call it, rightly, Los Caracoles (Snails Pass).
Short mountain road between Aguas Calientes (Spanish for "hot water" or "hot springs"), sometimes referred to as Machupicchu Town, located in Peru on the Urubamba (Vilcanota) River and Machu Picchu, a 15th-century Incasite located at an elevation of 2,430 metres (7,970 ft) above sea level.
Picada 108 is a road linking the Ruta Ciudad Mariscal Estigarribia-Mayor Pablo Legerenza in the departments of Boquerón, Paraguay with the Bolivian border.This road, with a total length of 101km, crosses the infamous Ruta Transchaco and during the wet season, it’s totally impassable.
Babusar Pass is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 4173 m./13,691 ft. above the sea level. The pass is the highest point in the Kaghan Valley, Pakistan. The pass connects the Kaghan Valley via the Thak Nala with Chilas on the Karakoram Highway (KKH).
With a length of 69.7 km, the road between Mocoa and San Francisco in the department of Putumayo in Colombia, is one of the most dangerous roads in the world. The road is known as Trampolín del Diablo (Devils trampoline) or Adiós mi vida (Bye bye my life).
Narrow gravel road hugging side of mountains between the towns of Kuelap and Cajamarca, in the northern highlands of Peru. Sheer drops on one side, and stone cliffs on the other; very sharp hair-pin turns on descent from Barro Negro Pass to Las Balsas; switchbacks are less abrupt up next mountain range and down to Celendin.
Tianmen Shan Big Gate (also called the Tianmen Winding Mountain Road) is a road located within Tianmen Mountain National Park, Zhangjiajie, in northwestern Hunan Province, China.
The National Highway 15 (also called N-15) is a highway located in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, in the north-west of Pakistan, with a total length of 240 km (150 mi).
Chacas road is a extreme road between Chacas and Carhuaz, with a length of 73.8km in the province of Asunción, in the Ancash Region of Peru, surrounded by the Cordillera Blanca. The dangerousity of the road (officially called 107) makes the trip takes longer than 4 hours.
Curvas de Huanchaca is a collection of 24 hairpin turns in the graveled Route 3SF, in southeastern Peru, near the Urubamba Valley of the Andes mountain range. This stretch of road, with a length of 9.8km, starts at 2261m above the sea level, and climbs up to 2,900m.
Guoliang Tunnel is one of the most famous tunnels in the world. It’s 1.2 kilometres (0.75 mi) long, 5 metres (16 ft) tall and 4 metres (13 ft) wide, located high in the Taihang Mountains of the Henan Province, China.
Neelum Valley Road is a spectacular and dangerous high mountain road going through the Neelam Valley (also spelled Neelum Valley) at North and North-East of Muzaffarabad in Azad Kashmir, Pakistan, running parallel to Kaghan Valley. The road is jeepable in fair weather.