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Great tour, high quality bikes

I had a great time with Madness Bolivia. I rode with them in July 2017 while I was backpacking... read more

Reviewed January 17, 2018
Omar N
Lies!

We were looking for a good agency to go to the famous DeathRoad. We choosed Madness Bolivia because... read more

Reviewed November 11, 2017
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Madness Adventures is the pioneer in Montain Biking sports and adventures in Bolivia since 1995, having also the best safety record out of all the bike and adventure operators in La Paz - Bolivia.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Sagarnaga Street # 339, La Paz 3988, Bolivia
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Reviewed January 17, 2018

I had a great time with Madness Bolivia. I rode with them in July 2017 while I was backpacking across South America. I was initially nervous about Death Road, but was made significantly more comfortable after speaking to one of the guides in the physical...More

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Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a good agency to go to the famous DeathRoad. We choosed Madness Bolivia because they promised us a bike exactly the same as the one in the office (really nice one with the best quality breaks and more) even if they...More

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santiago j, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Madness Bolivia, responded to this reviewResponded November 22, 2017

Hola SamuDob, I'm Santiago the person who sold the tour to you, "the guy in charge". It is very important to say the truth, remember that I gave you the chance to try the bike before you pay for the tour; you said that it...More

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Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

We did the Death Road with Madness Bolivia in July. The signup, preparations and the tour itself including the guides were good and professionally done. However, they promise to send you a link so you can download the photos and videos the guides take of...More

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Reviewed September 14, 2017

I survived the Death Road ride with Santiago and Octavio as guides. One of the top highlights of my trip to Peru and Bolivia. I felt safe and well taken care of. The views are amazing and the changes that you see as you go...More

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Reviewed July 26, 2017 via mobile

This was a really good tour. Our tour guide Santiago had excellent English and was good at giving safety advice at well timed moments. The girls in the office were very helpful and even advised and sorted other travels for me. Also got to do...More

Thank Matt Z
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Reviewed July 1, 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend Madness Bolivia. Santiago (tour guide) was very informative; unlike other companies, he showed us all the equipment, let us test the bikes and gave us a detailed description of what the day would entail before payment (some other, more expensive companies, just gave...More

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Reviewed May 3, 2017 via mobile

The guys at Madness were very good guides and provided everything needed to make Death Road as "safe" as possible. The bikes were of a good standard and mechanically well looked after! They catered for multiple experience levels in the same trip, allowing experienced riders...More

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Reviewed March 6, 2017 via mobile

Just don't go with this agency! Death road is atractive and you should go for it, BUT this agency is realy dangerous. They let us go with bikes down hill and it was snowing. Snow is not ushualy a problem if you have right equipment......More

1  Thank Frane J
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santiago j, Propietario at Madness Bolivia, responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2017

Dear Frane J: We regret to hear of your time and take the outmost consideration of your thoughts. Nevertheless, surely you were first briefed by the guide that you may, at any given point, return to the van if you feel not apt, safe or...More

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Reviewed January 30, 2017

I had very high expectations and the road and company fulfilled almost everyone of them!! The road is amazing, i rented the good bike they have (700 bolivians (100 dollars aprox)) but the other one that cost 500 is ok also!! both of them are...More

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santiago j, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Madness Bolivia, responded to this reviewResponded February 17, 2017

Thanks for your comment and for biking with us. Your opinion is very important and it helps us to grow up! Regards.

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Reviewed November 19, 2016 via mobile

Our ride with Downhill madness was excellt. The advise in the office was alrrady great and our guide Hector and our driver were the same. Hector really explained us a lot and was serious about the saftey instructions. The bikes were good as promised and...More

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santiago j, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Madness Bolivia, responded to this reviewResponded February 17, 2017

Thanks for your comment and for biking with us. Your opinion is very important and it helps us to grow up! You're amazing! Regards.

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