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Full Day Mountain Bike Tour to Death Road from La Paz

  • Roundtrip transport to Death Road from La Paz
  • English-speaking guides trained in safety and rescue
  • Includes suspension bike, safety equipment, t-shirt, photos, videos
Full Day Mountain Bike Tour to Death Road from La Paz
From US$ 85.00
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Full Day Mountain Bike Tour to Death Road from La Paz
US$ 85.00
Experience adventure with this full-day mountain bike tour of Death Road, favored by thrill-seekers for its steep drops and challenging terrain. You’ll travel to the starting point in La Cumbre, then make your way along the twisting alpine paths to Yolosita. After the ride you’ll enjoy a hotel buffet lunch, shower, and swim. This tour includes safety equipment, trained guides, food and water, a t-shirt, photos, and videos.
What to Expect

Begin the day at 7:45am with a meeting at the bike office in La Paz (if your select hotel is not eligible for pickup). Leave at 8am and head up to La Cumbre (start point), which takes about 1 hour on the van. Upon arrival, you will be 4,200m above sea level. You will get to the summit where instructions will be given by the guides. For about an hour you will be riding on a paved road, until you reach the uphill part - not to worry, you will still be in the van. An entrance fee has to be paid in this part (50 Bs. or 7 USD).

After a short ride on the van you get to the second part where for about three and a half hours you will be going through the famous Death Road on bike. On the way there will be breaks in which you can take pictures, and while you get more instructions by the guides, you will also have your bike checked.

You will get to a warm little town called Yolosita at 1,100m above sea level, from there we take the van and will head to a hotel where you will have a buffet lunch, showers and free time to use a swimming pool. After this relaxing time, you head back to La Paz on a journey in the van for about 3 hours.

Once in La Paz you will be taken to the bike office to get your free t-shirt and DVD with the pictures of the day on it. Tour ends here at approximately 8pm.

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Reviewed 1 week ago
Amazing day on the Death Road with Vertigo !!

We heard the death road was a must do when in the surroundings of La Paz. We took our time to visit a couple of agencies before making any decisions. We had some main concerns with the followings: number of people in the groups, material...More

Thank alexis g
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It’s was an amazing experience! I know all companies provide the same, but the only difference is in the guide. Our guide (J) was the best I could imagine. No wonder, he has been doing it for a long time. So, if you’re thinking about...More

Thank Matyáš V
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile
Very nice Mountain bike tour

We really enjoyed the mountain bike tour on the death road with Vertigo biking! Good and safe bikes and other safetymaterial is provided. Our guide Jay explained everything very well and gave us a lot of safety tips. A must do in La Paz!

Thank KoendL
Reviewed 27 June 2018
Amazing experience and a good tour company

The experience was great and I recommend every adventure-loving person to do Death Road while in La Paz. The company itself was okay. The food was simple, but good and they provided us with everything we needed from clothing to security equipments and information. The...More

Thank Julie L
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile
Great and reliable tourguides

I booked the trip with a few other friends, we were a bit overwhelmed by all the companies offering tours, and decided to go with this one even though it wasnt the cheapest. But it was totally worth it! Our guides Eddy and Jay definitely...More

Thank Evy G
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