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71. Drive from coast to coast across the USA

Ranked #71 in our countdown of ‘100 Ultimate Travel Experiences of a Lifetime’.


From New York to San Francisco.

Driving coast to coast across the US on Interstate 80 takes roughly 10 days and passes through a staggering 11 states and endless amazing vistas.

National Geographic have called it the “Modern American Odyssey”.


Anyone who has ever read Jack Kerouac’s On The Road will have yearned about embarking on a great American road trip.

– Steve McKenna


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