the world's most spectacular roads


Located in the southern portion of North America, Mexico is a land of extremes. The country has a 9,330 kilometer coastline but is crossed by two mountain ranges known as Sierra Madre Oriental and Sierra Madre Occidental. The country has high mountains and deep canyons in the center of the country, sweeping deserts in the north, and dense rain forests in the south and east.

Highest mountain roads of Mexico:

Mountain passElevationStateSurface
Sierra Negra4.640m (15,220ft)PueblaGravel
Cofre de Perote4.282m (14,049ft)VeracruzGravel
Piedra Grande hut4.230m (13,877ft)Veracruz/PueblaGravel
Nevado de Toluca4.212m (13,818ft)State of MexicoGravel
Nevado de Colima3.991m (13,093ft)JaliscoGravel
Estación Altzomoni3.985m (13,074ft)State of MexicoGravel
La Joya hut 3.977m (13,047ft)State of MexicoGravel
Cerro Potosí3.721m (12,208ft) Nuevo LeónGravel
Carretera al Ajusco3.620m (11,876ft)State of MexicoAsphalt
Carretera al Capulin3.627m (11,899ft)State of MexicoGravel
Cerro de la Viga3.556m (11,666ft)CoahuilaGravel
Raíces3.531m (11,919ft)State of MexicoAsphalt
Paso de Cortés3.400m (11,150ft)State of MexicoAsphalt

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