Although many car enthusiasts often talk about the roads overseas, there is an abundance of great driving roads here on your doorstep, and they boast some amazing views too. If you class yourself as a ‘driver’, then you’d probably want to experience some of these locations at least once.

Abarth has compiled a list of the best looking driving roads according to Instagram. How has this been measured? By the amount of hashtags each road / location has to gauge it’s popularity. The list takes a look the whole of the British Isles, so if you are looking for a road trip that is easy on the eyes and not too far from home, be sure to check out these locations.

Position Road name Country / County / Region Hashtags
1 Wild Atlantic Way Ireland 1,570,313
2 Ring of Kerry Ireland, Iveragh Peninsula in southwest and County Kerry 222,293
3 North Coast 500 Scotland, North Coast 141,529
4 Cheddar Gorge England, Somerset 84,162
5 Elan Valley Wales, Powys in mid-Wales 53,204
6 Snake Pass England, Derbyshire 17,752
7 Cat and Fiddle England, spans Buxton, Derbyshire, and Macclesfield, Cheshire 11,597
8 Hardknott Pass England, Cumbria 10,699
9 Bealach na Bà also known as ‘Pass of the Cattle’ Scotland, Applecross 10,499
10 Horseshoe Pass Wales, Denbighshire, north-east Wales 9,922
11 Great West Way England, Wiltshire 7,736
12 Llanberis Pass Wales, Gwynedd 4,843
13 EVO Triangle Wales, Conwy and Denbighshire 4,735
14 Aberaeron (A478) ‘Preseli Mountains’ Wales, Ceredigion 4,646
15 Atlantic Highway England, Somerset, Devon and Cornwall 3,322
16 Woodhead Pass England, Derbyshire 2,562
17 Buttertubs Pass England, Yorkshire Dales 2,307
18 Mourne Coastal Route Northern Ireland, the coast of County Down between Belfast and Newry 1,995
18 Gospel Pass Wales, Vale of Ewyas 1,543
20 Black Mountain Pass Wales, Vale of Ewyas 1,383