Bolivia - The Cordilleras & Yungas (PDF Chapter)
This is the the Cordilleras & Yungas chapter from Lonely Planet’s Bolivia guidebook.
Caught between the Andes and the Amazon, this rugged transition zone has just about everything you could ask for from your Bolivian adventure, including treks into the past along preserved Inca trails, wildlife-watching aplenty and a pervading air of hard-won tranquility.
- travel on the path of the Inca on the inspiring El Choro Trek
- treat yourself to a few days of warm weather, a hammock and poolside drinks in Coroico
- swing over to Sorata for less-traveled climbing, hiking and biking opportunities
- restaurants & accommodations
Coverage includes: Cordillera Real, Huayna Potosí, Condoriri Massif, Ancohuma, Illimani, The Yungas, Coroico & Yolosa, El Choro Trek, Takesi Trek, Yunga Cruz Trek, Chulumani & around, Caranavi, Guanay, El Camino del Oro (Gold Digger’s Trail), Sorata, Mapiri Trail, Aucapata & Iskanwaya, Cordillera Apolobamba, Charazani, Área Natural de Manejo Integrado Nacional Apolobamba and the Lagunillas to Agua Blanca (Curva to Pelechuco) Trek.