An Adventure Traveler’s Guide to Bolivia

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Harry Stewart

Bolivia has plenty to offer the adventurous traveler. This outdoor-lover’s paradise sees hordes of thrill-seekers arrive each year in their quest for extreme, adrenaline-pumping activities. Let’s take a closer look at what extreme activities Bolivia has to offer the adventure traveler.


Breathtakingly beautiful treks are a dime-a-dozen in Bolivia. From short day-hikes in luscious Amazonian rainforests to week-long exhibitions through the snowyCordillera Real, there are plenty of amazing adventures to choose from. The best hiking spots include Sajama, Amboro, Toro Toro and Madidi National Park just to name a few. So dust off your hiking boots and get ready to experience some of the best trekking in South America.

Trekking in Bolivia

Zip line

If you’re still up for a bit more adventure after mountain biking the Death Road, then check out Zzip. Bolivia’s best zip line experience is conveniently located at the end of the perilous road. This insane flying fox consists of three sections that last for a combined 1,550 meters (5,100 feet) and see riders reach speeds of up to 52 miles per hour while soaring high above the stunning Yungas valley.


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