Croatia

Sveti Jure

Sveti Jure: the highest road of Croatia

Sveti Jure is a high mountain peak at an elevation of 1.744m (5,721ft) above the sea level, located in the Split-Dalmatia County of Croatia, along the Dalmatian coast of the Adriatic Sea. The road commands a breathtaking panorama of the folds of the mountains stretching down to the seashore and islands of Croatia, and the view to the sea and inland is amazing. You should be prepared to back up if you meet an oncoming vehicle.

Mount Vojak

Mount Vojak is the highest peak on the Istrian peninsula

Mount Vojak is a mountain peak at an elevation of 1.376m (4,514ft) above the sea level, located on the eastern side of the Istrian peninsula, in western Croatia.

Mali Alan Pass

Mali Alan Pass: Beware of landmines

Mali Alan Pass is a mountain pass at an elevation of 1.053m (3,454ft) above the sea level located on the boundary between Lika–Senj and Zadar counties, in Croatia. Paved half way, the pass is quite challenging.

Adriatic Highway

Adriatic Highway, a scenic coastal drive along the sea

Adriatic Highway is the name of a scenic drive running along the eastern coast of the Adriatic Sea. Part of the European route E65, the road passes through three countries: Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, and Montenegro. It's one of the best coastal drives in the world.

Tunel Pitve

Tunnel Pitve, unlit and unpaved but leading to paradise

Located on the island of Hvar, in the district of Jelsa, in Croatia, the tunnel Pitve will make you feel as if you have entered into the mine with your car. Although someone passing through a tunnel dug in solid rock can be seem like passing through hell - in the end it is actually waiting for paradise.