Northeast of La Paz, is Coroico, a slow-paced resort town in Bolivia’s Las Yungas forest on the eastern slopes of the Andes. Visit for deep relaxation or for the white knuckle mountain biking or bus touring available here, along El Camino de la Muerte. A short flight from La Paz, Rurrenabaque serves as a gateway town for river boat or pampas trips into the Amazon Basin. West of La Paz is Tiwanaku,
an ancient city built with giant stone monoliths.