“Death road” Mountain Biking

The road to the Yungas, also known as Death Road is a road belonging to the National Route 3 from Bolivia and approximately 80 km long, linking La Paz and the Yungas region northeast of La Paz. It is legendary for its extreme danger and the number of deaths in traffic accidents per year (an average of 209 accidents and 96 people killed per year).In 1995 the Inter-American Development Bank christened it as the most dangerous road world.