Most romantic road trips in the UK to drive this Valentine’s DayOn February 13, 2018 by Margot
The most romantic drives around the UK have been revealed, for anyone looking for a Valentines Day route with their loved ones.
With beautiful scenery and winding roads, the UK offers some of the most picturesque driving routes in Europe.
Online car repair marketplace ClickMechanic has revealed which to add to the list when taking the car for a spin with the other half.
Stunning UK landmarks and scenic routes are just some of the options on offer.
The North Coast 500, Scotland
Beginning and ending in Inverness, the 500 miles of beautiful scenery shows a number of famous landmarks along the way.
The famous 1000-year-old ruins of Urquhart Castle skirt the Loch Ness banks, along with Moray Firth beach which is home to 130 bottlenose dolphins.
The New Forest
Less than one mile from the M27 is the beautiful New Forest, perfect for a road trip and outdoor actives.
However, with hundreds of wild ponies roaming the roads, the stunning setting is one to drive carefully when exploring.
The Dark Hedges, Ballymore, Northern Ireland
Game of Thrones fans should head to Ireland for the best road trip that features the King’s Road in Season Two, where Arya Stark travel North.
The road cloaked by beech trees creates a fairy-tale-like setting which was planted two centuries ago lining the entrance of GraceHill House.
Many of the villages in the Cotswolds attract tourists from afar, which makes it the perfect setting for a romantic road trip.
Spanning just 45 miles, the circular route means it can all be explored in a day with the quaint pubs and houses one for a quick holiday.
The Lake District
Home to the largest National Park in England, the natural hillsides and mountains make it an impressive driving route to take.
The size of the area means a number of driving routes, yet a romantic one from Keswick to Buttermere is not to be missed, passing Lodore Falls waterfall and the Honister Slate Mine.
The best UK roads have also recently been revealed.
Motoring experts LeaseCar.co.uk have compiled the best ten across England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales for drivers wanting to explore the best.