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Barracuda Biking Company

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  • Average1%
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“death road”(240 reviews)
“the bus”(53 reviews)
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We didn´t create this ride, but we provide you with the best budget option around! Without skimping on any safety issues, Barracuda gives you a high quality option to ride The Death Road (World´s Most Dangerous Road) without breaking the bank. Our...more
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Calle Linares 971 | Office #5, La Paz, Bolivia
+591 2310176
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 27 February 2015 via mobile

My friend recommended this company to me for the bike ride, definitely was a great experience and felt safe! Jeuby was our main guide was excellent. Just a few small things to note: the person working in the main office said the pants are waterproof...More

3  Thank Lmilne2
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 29 March 2014 via mobile

I did lots of research into which company to choose as I was concerned in particular about safety. In the end we chose Barracuda which was sold as a good budget option. Initially I was impressed; our group was made up of only six people,...More

5  Thank NicNicv
Bgoood, Manager at Barracuda Biking Company, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2015

I am so glad that you enjoyed the ride. That day every group took the old road back up due to the conditions of the new road. The driver should have communicated that. While the drivers do have a lot of experience they do know...More

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All reviews death road the bus other companies amazing experience own pace felt safe juan jose a lot of fun equipment provided no pressure these guys in great condition spoke perfect english included in the price biking experience bike ride swimming pool
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We have been on the trip with baracuda today and had a lot of fun biking down the "death road". Good equipment, Fully's from Kona, tasty snacks, enough water, beautifull Place to have a realy good dinner after the down hill. The guids Remy and...More

Thank Markus D
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The best team: trainers Remy, Kenet and driver Oscar! Professional and also good entertainers! Best choice!

Thank CristinaI462
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The trip with barracuda biking company was great!!! Our guides Remi and Kenneth were great and very helpful as well as our driver Oscar! The view on the death road was amazing and it was a lot of fun!

Thank 596cameliai
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

An amazing fun day with Remove and Kennot,great guides. It was safe, funny and fulfilled all our expectations

Thank Xenia D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was so nervous about doing Death Road but as soon as Jube, our guide, started talking us through the whole day I felt at ease. Safety was their number 1 priority all day and they know the roads like the back of their hand...More

Thank Melzymoo83
Reviewed 2 days ago

Jubi and his team were excellent guides and our group of 13 enjoyed a day with excellent views on thé death road. If you are à bit adventurous dont worry about not having prior experience with downhill mountainbiking. The agency provides all the necessary gear...More

Thank SvenjaReitz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I road the Death Road today with Barracuda biking. It was amazing! The bikes were in good condition and the guides (Kenneth, Marco and José - hope I remembered your names correctly guys!) were great. Making sure we were safe at all times and making...More

Thank 767hannekeb
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Extremly professional team, our guide Remi, photgrapher Kenneth and our driver Jorge offered us a great time. Super safe and knowledgeable trip with lots of stops for photos and information. Good gear with perfect full suspension bikes. We strongly recommend!

Thank Adrian S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highly recommend Barracua. They were professional, fun and safe! Our guide Jubert and Alvaro were excellent and really made the experience fun. They offer you all the safety gear you could want, free photos (pretty good quality and sent on the same day) and lots...More

Thank Venture33197627172
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great tour guide with excellent English. Don’t miss this bike company if you are looking for Death Road Biking Tour. They offer budget price with great bike and excellent service. Highly recommend.

Thank Summer H
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Response from Fanny R | Reviewed this property |
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2 April 2016|
Response from Alice D | Reviewed this property |
Hi We had stayed in La Paz for a few days before doing this. You leave with the group at 7AM therefore it wouldn't be possible for you to do this after arriving at the airport at 8AM. You will need to stay a night in La Paz... More