dangerousroads

the world's most spectacular roads

 

M32 is a main highway in Kazakhstan, with a total length of 2,046km. The road starts in the border with Russia and after 40 hours driving, the road ends in the border with Kyrgyzstan. The surface of the road is asphalt, gravel, and sand.

The Aral Highway starts near Oral (or Uralsk), a city in northwestern Kazakhstan, at the confluence of the Ural and Chogan Rivers close to the Russian border and ends in Shymkent,  the capital city of South Kazakhstan Province, the most populated region in Kazakhstan.

 

This 'highway' is an exquisite winding mountain drive with sharp and blind curves and hairpin switchbacks leading the traveler over the mountains. The M32 in Kazakhstan looks as though it has been carpet-bombed on a daily basis since Christmas. You cannot drive on much of it; you must dive into the desert and drive parallel, and take your chances with the sand tracks. The surface of the road is asphalt, gravel, and sand.

 

The unpaved sections of the road can be impassable when wet. In any case, driving 4WD is recommended due to uneven surface. During and after a storm the road may be impassable, even with a four-wheel-drive vehicle and can easily get muddy if it rains making it challenging to get through.

 




Roads global map

Roads global map

Around the world

>Scenic drives in Norway. Norway has 18 carefully selected scenic drives both in terms of nature/panorama. 
>Romanian high altitude roads. Romania has some amazing roads, real tourist destinations by themselves. 
>Faroese challenging tunnels. Harrowing one lane tunnel on a 2 way road. Kind of frightening to drive through if you're not used to it.
>Highest accessible towns by car on Earth. Permanent settlements occupied year-round, accessible by car.
>The world's best road. The world's best road has just been announced: the N-222 from Peso de Regua to Pinhao in Portugal.
>Longest straight roads in the world. From point A to B in the fastest time possible, sometimes you need to cut corners.
>Highest tunnels in the world. After years of work in rarefied air and frigid temperatures at more than 4,000m, these tunnels are engineering marvels sure to impress anyone.
>The world's northernmost road ends. Get a reliable car, lots of food, water, matches, warm clothing, and gas.

 

Share YOUR roads!
We've more than 10.000 roads but we want more! We want your experiences too! Do you know any spectacular road?Click here to send us all the info, and we'll publish it!

 

Seguridad de la página de inicio