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Yungas Road, La Paz

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Though many people refer to Yungas Road as "Death Road," the unforgettable views prove a perennial attraction that you may find worth the risk. Considered the most dangerous road in the world, the mountainous highway between La Paz and Coroico claims the lives of up to 300 tourists every year, as buses and mountain bikes regularly fall off its unguarded edges. You can travel the road in a bus, or take matters into your own hands with a mountain bike trip led by experienced guides. However you choose to brave the infamous road, make sure you go with a reputable tour company. Put Yungas Road at the forefront of your travel plans using our La Paz tour planner.
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  • If you are in La Paz definitely do that. Even if you are not expierenced in Downhill it shouldnt be a problem, as long as you know how to ride and bike. You can go at your own pace. 
  • I was looking for this experience, but in the end i was extremely disappointed by the company we chose (barro biking). I wanted to mainly see the road, enjoy it and take pictures, but with the biking ...  more »
  • Hallucinate in the descent by bicycle. The road is called the path of the death. The road is warm but always rains in the village and there is much fog
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