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  • Writer's pictureChristopher Andrews

5 of the best driving roads in Europe

This week we take a look at 5 of the best driving roads in Europe. Known for its summer vacations and winter getaways, Europe plays host to some of the most outstanding driving roads imaginable - and the team at Exotic Rentals & Retreats knows exactly how to scrape out every last inch of adrenaline with their custom driving tours in Europe.

Lamborghini Gallardo

1. Route Napoleon "the best road in the South of France"

While there is much to say about the seaside views in the South of France, the rolling hills of Provence and incredible cliffs of Normandy - not much compares to driving an exotic car down the extravagant gorges and turquoise rivers that you will witness when driving the route Napoleon in the South of France. Start your trip from the French Riviera town of Nice and end in the foothills of the alps.

Suggested vehicles:

Ferrari 488 Spider

Porsche 911 Targa 4s

Lamborghini Huracan Evo Spyder

Route Napoleon

2. Furka Pass - "One of Switzerland's natural wonders"

One of the highest roads in Europe - Furka pass is truly one of the most scenic drives in the world. Set high up in the Swiss alps - the pass connects the towns of Gletsh in Valais with the town of Realp in Uri. Some might remember the legendary car chase in James Bond: Goldfinger featuring an Aston Martin DB5 and a Ford Mustang, which was filmed on the majestic Furka Pass. The route also connects/is nearby a few other iconic mountain passes such as Grimsel Pass and Nufenen Pass. We suggest driving this route in Summer as it can get tricky in cold and wet conditions.

Suggested vehicles:

Lamborghini Aventador S Roadster

McLaren 570s Coupe

Audi R8 V10 Spyder

Furka Pass

3. Grossglockner - Austria "The cleanest road in Europe"

Located in the Eastern Alps - the Grossglockner high alpine road is another scenic masterp