The Vertical Route circuit has 6 activities equipped with different materials: Via Ferrata, Rappel, Stairs, Hanging bridge, Zipline, and Rope Swing. This tour is located in Chuspipata - Eco Via entrance of the "Camino de la Muerte", Yungas Municipality of Coroico. Here is an explanation of the activities to be performed:
Both vertical and horizontal (flanking) routes equipped with different materials: nails, clamps, dams, handrails, chains, suspension bridges, and zip lines that allow safe ascent to areas that are difficult to access for hikers or people not used to climbing.
It is a technique of descent by ropes on vertical surfaces by means of a brake system.
Consists of a pulley suspended by cables mounted on a slope or incline. They are designed to be gravity driven and the person can slide from the top of the cable to the other end.
It is a suspension bridge formed by three cables arranged in a triangle; you walk on the central cable and the other cables serve as handrails.
A swing created with a rope that swings by tying one end of a rope to an elevated structure.
The maximum point of height in the Vertical Route circuit is approx. 60 meters • The route of the circuit is approx. 30 meters in vertical rock • The circuit has two rappels, the first one is approx. 15 meters and the second one is approx. 30 meters • The Tibetan bridge is approx. 30 meters long • The zip line is approx. 100 meters long.
NOTE: Punctuality is very important because the whole circuit takes approximately 6 hours and the return from Chuspipata should be at 16:00 at the latest to ensure the safety of everyone. The estimated time of the circuit considers that people can repeat activities, however, if the departure is automatically delayed this possibility is postponed for safety reasons.
Private transportation La Paz - Chuspipata (round trip), bilingual guides, personal equipment for the circuit, lunch, water, or soft drink.
WHAT TO BRING:
Dress as comfortably as possible, if possible use hiking boots or sneakers with tread, a cap and coat or waterproof windbreaker, take any pair of gloves. It is important to bring a complete change of extra clothes because there are humid areas. It is recommended to have breakfast before leaving and bring an extra snack.