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Reviewed 1 week ago

This Bolivian road is well known not only for it's high altitude and amazing scenery but also for the extreme biking tours and was one of the reasons we took the trip to Bolivia. Doing the 'Death Road' bike trip was on my husband's bucket...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've done "Death Road" 8 or 9 times over the past several years as part of a medical mission group. It is one of the scariest things I have done though there are many many roads in Bolivia that far surpass the danger though they...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I am writing this review for Barro Biking, which I thought did a great job, with two minor exceptions: 1) They make you pose for way too many pictures! So corny! Who wants a CD of photos anyway? 2) The time at the end at...More

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Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

This is the number one thing to do in La Paz. Death Road doesn’t disappoint it’s scary, thrilling and exciting. It’s also a bit safer in modern times than your might have seen on TV.

1  Thank Daniel C
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

wonderful. take lots of clothing layers. Ultra superb. The best day ever in Bolivia. A superb country

Thank Graham B
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

Was an insane experience, despite it tripping down the entire day and getting very muddy. Barrow biking was great, really good food, picked us up on time, and the guides were great. Not sure what the other review is about not getting a dvd, we...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2018

We took our dead road tour on 11.05. 2018. It was only me, my husband, guide and driver. The guide was taking care of us, taking pictures, videos, he was very nice. When something happened with the bikes, he just changed it for the new...More

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Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

I looked at a few different companies and various reviews. All things considered I decided to do the ‘passenger option’ with gravity assist and I was not disappointed. The scenery was spectacular, the driving safe and overall it was a highlight of my time in...More

1  Thank 35andcounting
Reviewed 10 June 2018

Taking a MTB on this road is an awesome experience, but watch which company do you choose, take protection gear :)

Thank Jure S
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Yungas Road was the highlight of my trip to Bolivia. The sights were amazing throughout the bike ride. Probably only advisable for those who are in good physical condition. You can take your time biking down, but the terrain is challenging no matter how fast...More

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Avni V
27 December 2017|
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Response from GoGiants57 | Reviewed this property |
Booked everything myself. Stayed at Europa hotel - brilliant and went with gravity - brilliant. For $100 or so got a taxi with guide to take me to lake Titicaca also brilliant.
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Kamioni-Avioni
11 December 2017|
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Response from GoGiants57 | Reviewed this property |
I did it in August on my 60th birthday. I DO cycle a bit and didn't find it too taxing as its all down hill. Hands are bound to get tired from all the vibration. I got a private ride back up a different road as I came off my... More
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Rae P
25 August 2017|
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Response from Shane M | Reviewed this property |
Good question re your "kids", but how old are they? The descent is steep and the rough road adds to the danger.There are no guard rails! As an elementary teacher 35 years experience, I would be very hesitant about taking... More
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