8 U.S. Coastal Road Trips for Your Summer Adventures

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With summer just approaching, now is the perfect time to start planning your family or friends’ vacation. If you want a unique and memorable experience this year, consider taking a coastal road trip! 

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Coastline drives offer beautiful scenery and exciting attractions. Whether you plan to go along the rugged coasts of Maine or cruise down California’s famous Highway 1, plenty of incredible stops and activities await you on your coastal adventure.  

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This iconic route stretches along the California coast, offering breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean, coastal towns, and attractions like Big Sur, Monterey, and Santa Barbara.

Pacific Coast Highway (California)


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While the Pacific Coast Highway is a popular section, Highway 1 continues north from there, offering stunning coastal views, picturesque towns, and attractions like the Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area and Olympic National Park in Washington.

Highway 1 (California, Oregon, and Washington)


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Known as the “Coastal Highway,” this road trip takes you along the rugged coastline of Maine, offering picturesque lighthouses, rocky shores, charming fishing villages like Kennebunkport, and the stunning Acadia National Park.

U.S. Route 1 (Maine)


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This coastal drive takes you through the picturesque towns of New Hampshire’s seacoast and Massachusetts’ North Shore, offering scenic views, charming seaside villages, and historic sites like Salem.

Highway 1A (New Hampshire and Massachusetts)


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This road trip along the Overseas Highway connects the Florida Keys islands. Enjoy driving over the ocean, experiencing stunning sunsets, snorkeling, and visiting attractions like Key Largo and Key West.

Overseas Highway (Florida Keys) 


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