BIKING - Full Day Ride!!!
An approximately 10-hour ride. Hotel pick-up at 8:00 am. to begin this trip to the Andes Royal Mountain Range summit (15,255 ft. above sea level) then descend to “Los Yungas” sub-tropical area (5,500 ft. above sea level) enjoying the magnificent scenery and short strolls on the road. Along the road you will see coca and coffee plantations and citrus orchards (if season allows). Visit to the small town of Coroico and lunch in a local restaurant, after that, return to La Paz. Arrival at 6:00 pm. (approximately).
7:30 am.: The tour starts in “The Summit” at 15,420 ft. above sea level. There, it is possible to enjoy the unbelievable view from several mountains that have their summits covered with snow, among them the “Huayna Potosi” (with 19,980 ft. above sea level). From there the descent starts through the paved road enjoying meanwhile the beautiful landscapes. Then a brief stop to take a small snack. After that, the next stage of the descent starts, entering the old dirt road and through it to the most tropical area where the landscapes with their many shades of green and thick jungle will begin to show.
This road descends more than 6,500 ft. with precipices of more than 3,250 ft. deep to the left and mountain waterfalls to the right. Professional guides will supervise the group constantly.
Since 2007, most of the traffic does not transit this section, which makes the experience even more pleasant. Close to reaching the destination, the climate will switch to a more tropical temperature.
The destination is the Yolosa village at 3,600 ft. above sea level.
Then, the trek will continue until arrive to Senda Verde Refuge, where you will be able to enjoy a delicious buffet lunch, and the refreshing swimming pool as well. The descent takes 5 hours give or take.
Return to La Paz at 9 or 10 pm. approximately.
* Shared transportation to the summit.
Not Included:* Beverages, Coroico’s Municipal Fee (25 Bs. or $us.3.25). Please bring this amount on small currency, it is difficult to get it break
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