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Located in the eastern Pyrenees mountain range, the Principality of Andorra is a small mountainous country situated between France and Spain. The country consists predominantly of rugged mountains and it’s one of the highest countries in Europe with and average elevation of 1,996 metres (6,549 ft). 

Its capital Andorra la Vella is the highest capital city in Europe, at an elevation of 1,023 metres (3,356 ft) above sea level.

Mountain pass Elevation Zone Surface
Pic Negre 2.643m (8,671ft) Sant Julià de Lòria Gravel
Pic de Claror 2.622m (8,602ft) Sant Julià de Lòria Gravel
Collada de Prat Primer 2.607m (8,553ft) Sant Julià de Lòria Gravel
Pic de la Peguera 2.577m (8,454ft) Sant Julià de Lòria Gravel
Refugi Les Portelles 2.568m (8,425ft)  Ordino Gravel
Tossal de la Llosada 2.541m (8,336ft) Canillo-Encamp Gravel
Collada de Port Negre 2.505m (8,218ft) La Massana Gravel
Pic de Cubil 2.499m (8,198ft) Encamp Gravel
Port d'Envalira 2.408m (7,900ft) Encamp Asphalt
Coll de Finestres 2.392m (7,847ft) Sant Julià de Lòria Gravel
Port de Rat 2.391m (7,844ft) Ordino Gravel
Estany de Coma Estremera 2.384m (7,821ft) Encamp Gravel
Port de Cabús 2.302m (7,552ft) La Massana Asphalt
Llac dels Pessons 2.294m (7,526ft) Encamp Gravel
Pic de Carroi 2.265m (7,431ft) La Massana-Andorra la Vella Gravel
Vallnord  2.240m (7,349ft) Ordino Asphalt
Pic de Monturull 2.228m (7,309ft) Sant Julià de Lòria Gravel
Coll de Laquell 2.162m (7,093ft) Sant Julià de Lòria Gravel
Coll de Pimés 2.136 m (7,007ft) Sant Julià de Lòria Gravel
Collada del Sarset 2.126m (6,975ft) Sant Julià de Lòria Gravel
Coll de la Botella 2.082m (6,830ft) La Massana Asphalt
Collada de Montaner 2.079m (6,820ft) La Massana Gravel
Els Cortals d’Encamp 2.068m (6,784ft) Encamp Asphalt
Alt de la Rabassa 2.020m (6,627ft) Sant Julià de Lòria Asphalt
Pla de l’Estany 2.007m (6,584ft) La Massana Gravel
Coll d'Ordino 1.981m (6,499ft) Ordino Asphalt



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>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.

 

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