TerrAutentica, Agencia de Turismo Receptivo en Tupiza, Bolivia


Biking Death Road, Coroico

Price USD248 2 days
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Biking Death Road, Coroico

USD248 per person

Mountain biking down the “World’s Most Dangerous Road” from La Cumbre to Coroico is one of the most popular activities amongst backpackers in Bolivia. It is a ride to remember. Starting amongst stunning mountain scenery at a height of 4700 meters and winding down through the Yungas cloud forest to the semi tropical setting of La Senda Verde animal refuge, this is the best way to the experience beautiful scenery.

  • Destination
  • Departure
    La Paz
  • Included
    Mineral water
    Spanish-speaking driver/guide
  • Not Included
    Sleeping bag
    Toilet paper
    Transport in vehicle 4x4
    Travel insurance
La Paz - Cumbre - Coroico
We meet at our office hrs. 7:00 to test all of the equipment. Departs at 7:15 toward the "Cumbre" (4500 m). At this point we are at the Cordillera de los Andes. The guide will introduce the instructions and safety procedures to handle the bikes on the road. The first part of the road is paved, for about two hours. On the way there is a wonderful view of the snowy mountains. From Chuspipata starts the dirt road while we enter the Cotapata Park, where there is very low vehicle traffic. During this journey you can enjoy the change from high mountains to lush vegetation of the Yungas. The tour ends in the town of Yolosa, where we take our transportation the our lodge, where we can enjoy a bath with hot showers, swimming pool and a buffet lunch. Overnight at hotel in Coroico.
Coroico - La Paz
At 10:00 we visit the town of Coroico and coca, coffee and citrus plantations (according to the season). We spend the morning enjoying a walk in the midst of lush greenery and waterfalls nearby, enjoying the magical region of the Yungas, a real show diversity and ecological mountain systems. Lunch in Coroico and return to La Paz.


  • Transportation / support vehicle
  • Accommodacion in Coroico
  • Pick up from the meeting point
  • Kona Stinky full suspension mountain bike
  • Helmets - provide both full face and open face helmets on the day so you can choose or change during the ride
  • Gloves, wind proof  water resistant trousers and jacket, safety bib, goggles and multi purpose buff
  • Guides - 1 with English as first language - fully trained and experienced
  • Snacks and water during ride
  • Buffet lunch and a complementary beer after the ride
  • Dropbox link to photos taken by the guides during the ride
  • High quality t-shirt

Not included:

  • Municipal tax 25 Bs (please have the exact amount)
  • Travel insurance - required or can be bought pre-ride on the day (10 USD)
  • Sunglasses and sun cream
  • Insect repellent


This trip leaves daily from La Paz and is suitable for confident beginners. You must have insurance that covers you to do this ride. If you don't you can purchase it on the morning of the ride with your guide before departing La Paz. You will be required to sign a liability waiver on the day. Please give at least 2 days or more notice if possible for internet bookings to give us time to process the booking and also give you the best chance of getting a booking on this trip. Age - You must be at least 18 to take part in this tour. Those who are underage will have to pay an extra in order to have a special extra guide for themselves only. This is compulsory.