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Yungas Road, La Paz

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Biking Trail Landmark
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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  • We did it with Altitude Adventures and it was awesome!! They have good bikes, so you feel safe. Our guides were really friendly and helpful during the whole trip. It was one hell of a ride!! We strong...  more »
  • The Death Road is hands down one of the most exciting moments of my 26 day trip. Totally recommend it if you like adventure/nature. If you are unsure/unsafe or don't usually bike you might not enjoy a...  more »
  • One of the best experiences I had in my life. A bit scary but totally recommend it! I really liked the contrast vs La Paz  more »