Tag: yungas

Coroico

While everyone else who biked the Death Road caught a bus right back to La Paz, we decided to check out the area. Oh, how I wish we had more time to spare! Coroico is a fantastic town. The road from the animal refuge to Coroico is just like the Death Road, narrow with a…

Death Road

Bolivia’s most infamous road, on a bicycle. The Yungas Road, or Death Road, weaves its way from the altiplano near La Paz down into Bolivia’s Yungas region. In 67km or so you lose 3600m in altitude. Despite being the only route to the jungle for 70 years, the road is a dirt track, barely a…