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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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  • Perform this activity in mountain bike with the Madness Adventures team and everything was excellent. Certainly, an experience to carry to out if is spend a couple of days in the peace.
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  • For those who enjoy nature, biking and adventure, great choice, death road a, of the ten most dangerous in the world, built by Paraguayan prisoners of the chaco war, tour begins the morning 8:00 the 4,300 meters high, then Hey all downhill, with stops, snacks, everything organized, ending with lunch and then back to Yungas en van, arrival to La Paz , 19:00, done twice, get the best bike and go on, adventure, not race
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  • I visited La Paz and decided to experience the famous Yungas Road, It starts at an altitude of 4700m, just outside the big city, and within a stretch of some 60km ends at Yolosa at 1185m...The views a...  more »