Death Road

Death Road is a lethal journey in the Bolivian Yungas region

Carretera de los Yungas was, probably, the most famous road in the world as well as the most dangerous. This gravel dirt track covers a 69-kilometre (43 mi) stretch between La Paz and Coroico, in the Yungas region of Bolivia.

El Angosto o cañón del Pilcomayo

El Angosto, one of the deadliest roads in the world

El Angosto de Villa Montes (or Pilcomayo canyon) is one of the deadliest and most dangerous roads in the world. Located in the Tarija Department in south-eastern Bolivia, this balcony road, with a a 450 meter drop on the right side, unprotected by guardrails, is extremely narrow.

Cerro Sanabria

Camino al Sol de la Mañana: a challenging track to Cerro Sanabria

Cerro Sanabria is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 4.844m (15,892ft) above the sea level, located in Sur Lípez Province in the Potosi Department in the far southwestern Bolivia.

Cerro Uturuncu

Travel guide to the top of Cerro Uturuncu

Cerro Uturuncu is a stratovolcano located in the Potosí Department, Sur Lípez Province, San Pablo de Lípez Municipality of Bolivia. A minor gravel road climbs up to 6.008m (19,711ft) above the sea level. It’s one of the highest roads in the world. The biggest problem is the extremely low oxygen for engine combustion.

Highest roads of Bolivia

Highest roads of Bolivia

Located in western-central South America, Bolivia is equal in size to California and Texas combined. The geography of Bolivia is unique among the nations of South America. With their high altitudes, the mountains bear a striking resemblance to the rugged peaks of Himalaya.

Carretera Tupiza-Quiriza

Tupiza-Quiriza, a winding road only for experienced drivers

Spectacular high mountain dirt track mix of sand, rocks and rivers located in Potosí Department, Bolivia, with a total length of 63.9 km. This corrugated road links the villages of Tupiza and Quiriza running entirely above 3.100m above the sea level.

South Yungas Road

South Yungas Road, a scenically rewarding but dangerous trip

South Yungas Road is the name of a dangerous mountain road located in the La Paz Department, Bolivia.

Volcán Acotango

A mine road to the top of Acotango Volcano

Volcán Acotango is a volcano at an elevation of 6.052m (19,856ft) above the sea level, located in Parque Nacional Sajama, on the border between Bolivia and Chile. A 4x4 mine trail climbs up at 5.509m (18,074ft) above the sea level. The unrideable track continues a bit higher, but it’s not drivable. It's one of the highest roads of the country.

Colquechaca

A road to Colquechaca, the highest town of Bolivia

Colquechaca is a small town in Bolivia, at an elevation of 4.167m (13,671ft) above the sea level. It’s one of the highest towns accessible by car on Earth.

Cerro Sairécabur

Cerro Sairécabur: The Ultimate Road Trip Guide

Cerro Sairécabur is a volcano at an elevation of 5.541m (18,179ft) above the sea level, located on the border of Bolivia and Chile. It’s one of the highest roads of the country.

Paso Salar de Ollagüe

Salar de Ollagüe Pass, a treacherous road in the Andes

Paso Salar de Ollagüe is an international high mountain pass at an elevation of 3.695m (12,122ft) above the sea level, located on the border of Chile and Bolivia.

Abra Tres Cruces

A steep challenging road to Abra Tres Cruces

Abra Tres Cruces is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 4.729m (15,515ft) above the sea level, located in La Paz, a department situated at the western border of Bolivia. It's one of the highest mountain roads of the country.

Cerro Chacaltaya

The road to Cerro Chacaltaya, the world's highest ski resort

Cerro Chacaltaya is a high mountain peak at an elevation of 5.260m (17,257ft) above the sea level, located in the La Paz Department in Bolivia. It's one of the highest roads of the country.

Antiguo Puente de Pailón

Antiguo Puente de Pailón, a challenging bridge in Bolivia

Located in the small town of Pailón in Bolivia, the old bridge in Pailon was one of the most spectacular bridges in the world.

Portezuelo del Cajón

An epic road in the Andes to Portezuelo del Cajón

Portezuelo del Cajón is an international high mountain pass on the border between Chile and Bolivia, at an elevation of 4,480m (14,698ft) above the sea level, located on the lower southeast flank of Juriques volcano, in the Andes.

Camino a Caranavi

The dangerous road to Caranavi is not for the faint of heart

Caranavi is a small town located in the Caranavi Province in the Yungas region of Bolivia. The road to the town is simply terrifying.

Isla Incahuasi-Salar de Uyuni

A salt road to Isla Incahuasi, in the middle of Salar de Uyuni

Isla Incahuasi is an island in the middle of Salar de Uyuni, a sea of salt at an elevation of 3.656m (11,995ft) above mean sea level. It’s located in the Potosí Department, in southwest Bolivia, near the crest of the Andes.

Paso Colchane-Pisiga

Travelling through the international Colchane-Pisiga Pass

Paso Colchane-Pisiga is an international high mountain pass at an elevation of 3.695m (12,122ft) above the sea level, located on the Chilean-Bolivian border.

Paso Chungara-Tambo Quemado

Driving the international Chungara-Tambo Quemado Pass

Paso Chungara-Tambo Quemado is an international high mountain pass at an elevation of 4.687m (15,377ft) above the sea level located on the border of Chile and Bolivia.

Paso del Condor

Adventure along Condor Pass

Paso del Condor is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 4.730m (15,518ft) above the sea level, located in Potosí, a department in southwestern Bolivia. It's one of the highest mountain roads of the country.

Abra Laguna Morijon

A memorable road trip to Abra Laguna Morijon

Abra Laguna Morijon is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 4.901m (16,079ft) above the sea level, located in Sur Lípez Province in the Potosi Department of south-western Bolivia. It's one of the highest mountain roads of the country.

Volcán Ollagüe

Ollagüe Volcano is one of the highest roads of South America

Volcán Ollagüe is a massive andesite stratovolcano in the Andes at an elevation of 5.868m (19,251ft) above the sea level located in northern Chile (Región de Antofagasta) on the border with Bolivia (Departamento de Potosí). Words can’t describe the road and pictures don’t do it justice. It’s one of the highest roads of South America.

Paso Internacional Ciénaga de Paicone-Río Mojón

The unpaved road to Ciénaga de Paicone-Río Mojón Pass

Paso Internacional Ciénaga de Paicone-Río Mojón is an international high mountain pass at an elevation of 3.627m (11,889ft) above the sea level, located on the border of Argentina and Bolivia.

Ruta Nacional 25

Ruta Nacional 25

The Ruta Nacional 25 (RN25) is an amazing and exciting journey in the Andes mountain range, in the center of Bolivia.

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