10 most dangerous roads in the World


Guoliang Tunnel Road, China:  The Guoliang Tunnel is carved along the side of and through a mountain in China.

 

Jalalabad–Kabul-Road,-Afghanistan

Jalalabad–Kabul-Road,-Afghanistan -File Photo

Jalalabad–Kabul Road, Afghanistan: Many roads have been dubbed “most dangerous,” but the 65-kilometer stretch of highway from Jalalabad to Kabul has more claim than most, snaking through Taliban territory.

James-Dalton-Highway,-Alaska

James-Dalton-Highway,-Alaska- File Photo

James Dalton Highway, Alaska: The Dalton Highway is a 667 km road in Alaska. Although appearing serene at first glance this highway is filled with potholes, small flying rocks carried by winds, and worst of all it runs through the middle of nowhere.

Karakoram-Highway,-Pakistan

Karakoram-Highway,-Pakistan- File Photo

Karakoram Highway, Pakistan: Named the “Friendship Highway” by the governments who built it. The Karakoram Highway is the highest paved international road in the world.

Los-Caracoles-Pass,-Chile

Los-Caracoles-Pass,-Chile _File Photo

Los Caracoles Pass, Chile: This road passes through mountain Andreas between Chile and Argentina.The road has many steep slopes and sharp turns without fences security.

North-Yungas-Road,-Bolivia

North-Yungas-Road,-Bolivia- File Photo

North Yungas Road, Bolivia: Also known as the “Road of Death” in the Yungas region of Bolivia. It is legendary for its extreme danger and the Inter-American Development Bank christened it as the “world’s most dangerous road”.

Sichuan-Tibet-Highway,-China

Sichuan-Tibet-Highway,-China- File Photo

Sichuan-Tibet Highway, China: The Sichuan-Tibet Highway, a high-elevation road between Chengdu and Tibet where landslides and rock avalanches are common, is undoubtedly part of the problem.

The-Stelvio-Pass,-Italy

The-Stelvio-Pass,-Italy- File Photo

The Stelvio Pass, Italy: The Stelvio Pass located in Italy, at 9045 feet is the highest paved mountain pass in the Eastern Alps, and the second highest in the Alps, slightly below the Col de l’Iseran 9088 feet.

The-Zoji-Pass,-India

The-Zoji-Pass,-India- File Photo

The Zoji Pass, India: Zoji La is a high mountain pass in India, located on the Indian National Highway 1D between Srinagar and Leh.

Skippers Canyon Road, New Zealand- File Photo

Skippers Canyon Road, New Zealand- File Photo

Skippers Canyon Road, New Zealand:  The Skippers Canyon Road, located in New Zealand, is unbelievably scary as it’s made from a very narrow cut in the middle of a sheer cliff face.

Story courtesy- wonderslist

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