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Sunday – From our hotel on the edge of the Vosges mountains we head straight into Germany and the Black Forest, before popping back into France near Mulhouse and spending the afternoon at the Cité de L’Automobile – a pheomenal car museum containing the Schlumpf Collection, including the most comprehensive display of Bugatti motor vehicles in the world.Monday – Moving on from Mulhouse, we continue south skirting around Geneva and into the mountains to the west of Mont Blanc, before stopping at Lake Annecy on our way to the overnight stop at Chambery.The road runs for 7 miles before you drive through the small village of Chop Gate.
Our journey finishes for the day in the fabulous town of Santa Fe with its wonderful Pueblo-Spanish architecture.
Day 2 Saturday Total Distance 175m Driving time approximately 3hr 50m Heading east from Albuquerque our journey takes us on a mixture of the modern I40 that overlays the old 66 and the original road.
Old 66 takes us on a climb through the mountains on some great roads via Tijeras Canyon and then we drop down through Barton and Edgewood.
Over the decades many artists have sung “get your kicks on Route 66” so join us in our exploration of part of this fantastic road.
Enjoy this road trip from the air conditioned comfort of your modern day American sports car or get the wind in your hair in an open top convertible!