Located in the northeastern part of Aetolia-Acarnania in Greece, the road from Patiopoulo to Perdikaki is one of the most dangerous drives in the world. It's not recommended to attempt this road if you are visiting the country. It's not a fun drive to say the least. The best way to visit this road is to arrive at Patiopoulo village and then to follow the sign for Agia Marina church and then to Perdikaki. Experienced drivers only.
Narrow and curvy mountain road climbing up to the the cave of Agia Sofia, located 47km southwest of Chania, on the western walls of the gorge Topolia.The cave is located near the main road to Elafonisi, Greece. Topolia is located in west Crete, on the road to Elafonissi beach.
Located in Arcadia, in the central part of the Peloponnese peninsula of Greece, this is a dangerous winding mountain road, very steep, with some sections up to 12%.
The drive from Kallikratis to Kapsodasos is a sharply winding and precipitous ascent in a a steep and narrow zig-zag road in southwest Crete, Greece. The road includes a challenging section (2.1km) with 7 hairpin turns and pretty steep (8.95%). It’s one of the famous hairpinned roads in the world.
Epar. Od. Olympos-Diafani is a spectacular road located in the heart of the Karpathos, the second largest of the Greek Dodecanese islands, in the southeastern Aegean Sea.
Moni Agion Theodoron-Lefkes road is a short mountain drive situated in the central part of the Paros island, in Greece.
Qafë Botë is an international high mountain pass at an elevation of 142m (465ft) above the sea level located in the Albanian mountains along the border between Albania and Greece.
Built in an area with high seismisity, the Rio-Antirrio bridge is an engineering marvel spanning the Gulf of Corinth, in Greece.
The Katara Pass (also known as Metsovo Pass) is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 1.705m (5,594ft) above the sea level, located in the Pindus mountain range, in northern Greece. On November 2011, the road over the pass was officially closed. It's one of the highest mountain roads of the country.
Agia Effimia-Karavomylos Road is a very scenic coastal drive located on the east coast of the island of Kefalonia (Cephalonia) in Greece. It's one of the best coastal drives in the world.
Mount Pantokrator (or Pantocrator) is a mountain pass located in north-eastern Corfu, Greece, at an elevation of 906m (2,972ft) above the sea level. It is the highest mountain on the island.
Mount Parnassus is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 2.305m (7,562ft) above the sea level, located in Phthiotis, in southeastern Thessaly, central Greece. It's one of the highest roads of the country.
Located in southeastern Europe, Greece is the southernmost of the countries of the Balkan Peninsula. About 80% of Greece consists of mountains or hills, thus making Greece one of the most mountainous countries of Europe. It’s a mountainous, peninsular mainland jutting out into the sea at the southern end of the Balkans, with more than 300 larger or smaller mountains.
Seitan Limania (“Ports of Satan”) is a remote sandy beach nestled in a canyon leading out to the sea, located on the northeast side of the Akrotiri peninsula, on the northwest coast of the Greek island of Crete. It’s one of the most scenic coastal drives in the world.
Baros Pass is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 1.905m (6,250ft) above the sea level, located in the southern Pindus Mountains range, right between Epirus and Thessaly, in Greece. It's one of the highest mountain roads of the country.
Mount Vitsi is a high mountain peak at an elevation of 2.113m (6,932ft) above the sea level, located in the southern part of the Florina and the northeastern part of the Kastoria regional units, in northern Greece.
The road from Rhodes to Kamiros Skala is a very scenic coastal drive located on the east coast of Rhodes, the largest of Greece’s Dodecanese islands.
Spectacular serpentine road located on the south coast of Crete, in Greece, with a length of 11.9km, between the town of Hora Sfakion and the plateau of Anopolis.
Lampiri-Kouli Road is a narrow and dangerous high mountain road located in Evrytania regional unit, Central Greece.
Livaniana road is a hairy road located on the south coast of Crete, Greece. The road is 9.3km long and features 16 hairpin turns.
The road to the Ancient Thera is one of the most spectacular drives in the world. Located in the Greek island of Santorini this short coastal road includes more than 22 hairpin switchbacks.
Kotsifou Canyon is a gorge located in the prefecture of Rethymno, on the south coast of the Greek island of Crete. It’s one of the most beautiful gorges of the island.
Mount Kaliakouda is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 2.101m (6,893ft) above the sea level, located south of Karpenissi town, in Evrytania region, in central Greece. There’s a dirt road, with a length of 10km, reaching a refuge on the summit, which starts from the Megalo Horio Village. It's one of the highest mountain roads of the country.
Aristi-Papingo Road is a very scenic drive in the Ioannina regional unit, Epirus, Greece, going through the Pindos Mountains. On the drive down you are rewarded with views of a mountainous landscape blanketed in forest as far as the eye can see. It’s one of the famous hairpinned roads in the world.
The Asi Gonia-Kallikratis road is the name of the sharply winding and precipitous ascent in a steep and narrow zig-zag road located in the eastern part of the Chania regional unit, southwest Crete, in Greece. Drive with care as this is a mountain road with hairpin curves and dangerous dropoffs.
Kiparissi Road is a terrible road with a length of 13,6km located in Kyparissi, a small town in Laconia, part of the region of Peloponnese. This extreme narrow road is one of the most frightening drives in the country.
Located at the eastern part of the island of Chios in Greece, the road from Epos to Vrontados is a curvy mountainous road which rarely permits speeds over 50km/h.
Skinakas mountain is a high mountain peak at an elevation of 1.752m (5,748ft) above the sea level, located in the Heraklion regional unit, Crete, Greece. It’s said to be the highest paved road of Crete.
Langada Pass is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 1.524m (5,000ft) above the sea level, located in the Taÿgetos Mountains, in the Peloponnese region of Greece. The road to the summit is one of the most scenic routes in the region.
Paralia Melidoni is a secluded beach with pristine sand, clear water and terrific views located on the island of Cythera (Kythira), once part of the Ionian Islands, in Greece. If you are afraid of driving next to cliffs and narrow roads reconsider beforehand.
Located on the northern coast of the island of Crete, Greece, Kolokytha is said to be one of the loveliest beaches of the country with white sand and turquoise waters.