America’s 10 Most Scenic Roadtrips

The lovely country of the United States has so much to offer and is the roadtrip fanatic’s paradise. It is made up of wonderful cities, charming landscapes, majestic mountains, refreshing rivers and lakes, fabulous beaches and great people. It’s no wonder why the US is called “America the Beautiful!” In our opinion, these are America’s 10 most scenic roadtrips listed in alphabetic order by state.

1. Alaska – Highway 1 from Anchorage to Seward

For an exceptional 155 mile journey, travel Highway 1 from Anchorage to Seward. It presents one of the best opportunities to observe animals not only in their natural environment, but right on the roadway. The unspoiled country and picturesque coastline are a photographer’s dream. There is so much to see along the way, as well as Chugach State Park, Potter Marsh Wildlife Refuge, Portage Glacier and Alyeksa Resort.

Alaska Roadtrip

2. Arizona – Route 89A from Flagstaff to Sedona

Without a doubt, this highway is one of the most scenic paths in the United States. The 27 mile paved route 89A runs from the popular tourist town of Flagstaff through the impressive Oak Creek Canyon to the town of Sedona, which is known for its enormous red-rock formations. Oak Creek canyon is filled with prismatic scenery and has an amazing variety of trees. There are many places to visit here, including the recreation area, Slide Rock State Park and the Red Rock–Secret Mountain Wilderness Region.

Arizona Roadtrip
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