Explore the Extreme Adventure in La Paz with the best Tours

The city of La Paz, located among Bolivia’s impressive mountains, is known for its natural beauty and vibrant culture. In addition to being the administrative capital of the country, La Paz is also a popular destination for adventure lovers. If you are looking for thrills and unforgettable experiences, La Paz offers a number of adventure tours that will push you to new limits. In this blog, we will explore three of the most exciting tours you can enjoy in La Paz: the Camino de la Muerte bike tour, paragliding in Parapuerto Illimani, and the challenging Vertical Route circuit in the Yungas.

Camino de la Muerte

Death Road Bicycle Tour

The old road to the Yungas, also known as “El Camino de la Muerte”, is considered one of the most dangerous and exciting roads in the world. This bike tour will take you on a narrow, winding road that winds through the mountains, offering breathtaking views of the surrounding landscapes. You will cross waterfalls, deep gorges and vertiginous cliffs as you enjoy the adrenaline rush of descending this challenging route.

Although the name may be scary, keep in mind that in recent years measures have been taken to improve safety on the road. Trained tour guides will provide you with the necessary equipment and give you precise instructions to ensure a safe and exciting experience; besides, as dangerous as the road was due to buses passing through this narrow road, the bike ride is much safer.

You can ride the Camino de la Muerte by bicycle buying tour tickets at TicketsBolivia. The company Gravity Tours Bolivia does the tour at a cost of 137.50$us per person with bicycles and equipment of maximum safety and level. You can also do the tour with Barracuda Biking at 85$us per person with excellent equipment.

Paragliding from Paraport Illimani

Paragliding en Parapuerto Illimani, La Paz

For those looking for an adventure in the sky, paragliding from Parapuerto Illimani is a perfect option. This paraport is a specially designated launching and landing site for paragliders, located near the city of La Paz. From here, you can fly over the impressive mountain scenery and enjoy panoramic views of the outskirts of the city and its surroundings.

Before the flight, you will receive brief training on paragliding techniques and safety measures. Then, together with an experienced pilot, you will take off and soar through the air, feeling the thrill of flying freely and enjoying the incredible sensation of being suspended in the sky.

Tickets Bolivia offers this impressive tour at a cost of $102.15 per person, which includes transportation from the city to Parapuerto Illimani, professional instructors, and videos of the entire adventure.

Vertical Route in the Yungas

Circuit Vertical Route

The Vertical Route circuit in the Yungas is a challenge for brave adventurers and adrenaline lovers. This tour will take you through a series of vertical routes and via ferratas that traverse the steep cliffs and canyons of the Yungas. Equipped with harnesses and safety ropes, you will face exciting challenges as you climb up and down the rocky walls of this impressive natural environment.

Throughout the route, you will be accompanied by expert guides who will provide instructions and supervise your safety at all times. This challenging circuit will allow you to test your physical and mental abilities while enjoying the panoramic views of the Yungas.

The Vertical Route circuit has 6 activities equipped with different materials: Via Ferrata, Rappel, Stairs, Hanging bridge, Zip line and Rope Swing. This tour is located in Chuspipata – Eco Via entrance of the “Camino de la muerte”, Yungas Municipality of Coroico. The cost is 71.50$us per person.

La Paz, with its mountainous environment and rich biodiversity, is the ideal destination for adventure lovers. Whether you choose the Camino de la Muerte bike tour, paragliding at Parapuerto Illimani or the Vertical Route circuit in the Yungas, each experience will leave you with lasting memories and a sense of personal accomplishment. So, if you are looking for an exciting destination for your next vacation, consider La Paz and get ready to live an unforgettable adventure in one of the most fascinating places in South America by purchasing your tour tickets through TicketsBolivia.

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