Dead Sea Highway

Dead Sea Highway, the lowest road in the world

Dead Sea Highway is a section of the Highway 90 located in the Dead Sea, in Israel. At this point, this highway is the lowest road in the world.

Highway 90 is the longest Israeli road, at about 480 km, and links Metula and the northern border with Lebanon. This asphalted road, with one lane in each direction, is specially dangerous and it has seen a lot of accidents because the heavy traffic, high speeds, the monotony of the desert and the lack of a barrier between the opposite lanes.


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