Seven picture-perfect UK road trip routes

Road through The Dark Hedges
Road through The Dark Hedges

From Scotland's incredible North Coast 500 to County Antrim's Dark Hedges which featured in Game Of Thrones, if you're going exploring this holiday season, why not take the scenic route?

We've picked seven of the very best scenic routes in the land to give you some inspiration.

Note: All distances and times given in our gallery below are rough estimates; actual times will depend on traffic and the number of diversions you choose to make.

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