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Full Day Mountain Bike Tour to Death Road from La Paz

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USD 85.00
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    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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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Vertigo Biking office in La Paz
    Departure Time
    7:45 AM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Hotel pickup (selected hotels only)
    • Transport by private vehicle
    • Professional guide
    • Water and snacks
    • Lunch - Buffet lunch
    • Full suspension bike and safety equipment
    • Pictures and videos of the day
    • Snacks
    • Bottled water
    • Entrance fees (50 Bs. or 7 USD)
    • Drinks during lunch
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • If you want to head to Rurrenabaque after the tour, our guides will help you to get a taxi or bus to Coroico
    • Minimum age is 18 years
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    We had a wonderfull day with Victor (our guide). Professionalism and fun were a priority for him und made us feel pretty safe.
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    Had a wonderfull day!!! Will was our guide and Micky the driver. Will was very serious about safety on the track, which gave a good feeling! Everything was very well taken care of: the bikes, the snacks, lunch, safety clothing... He also gave lots of history about the route.
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    Response from BorisMT, General Manager at Full Day Mountain Bike Tour to Death Road from La Paz
    Responded 1 week ago
    Thank you very much for your review.
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    Very well experienced guides who take the safety of the group seriously. Nevertheless, fun didn't come short as they were going fast if you wanted them to. Can recommend the tour very much!
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    If you're in La Paz don't miss this tour! Vertigo does a great job of combining professionalism, safety and fun. My guide (Will) and driver (Micky) were awesome!!! I'm celiac and they were able to accommodate.
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    I’ve just survived death road and it is one of the most memorable experiences in my life. A well organized day with perfectly English speaking guides. I highly recommend this to anyone!
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