From skiing down the rugged, freshly powdered mountains of the Andes to the valleys and flats that stretch out in to the horizon, Bolivia is a veritable playground for backcountry skiers.
Take advantage of the near-perfect conditions for backcountry skiing, and also take the time to explore the fascinating culture and wildly varying landscape and scenery which dots this beautiful country.
Take a pick from our selection of backcountry skiing trips in Bolivia. You won’t regret it!
The illustrious and famous Bolivian capital city of La Paz is a perfect launch point to head off to the numerous surrounding mountains, and to indulge in backcountry skiing in an amazing setting.
Some of the backcountry skiing can be in quite tricky conditions, so being in shape before starting your trip is recommended, as is acclimatizing to the high altitudes beforehand.
La Paz is a one of the most exciting cities in South America, as its nightlife, colourful traditions and buzzing atmosphere ensure you will have a fantastic time when not backcountry skiing.
Rain is quite common from December to March, and the coldest temperatures occur from June to August, so pack appropriately to maximise your enjoyment.
Dry and sunny for most of the year, getting quite cold in June and July. Heavy rain from December to March.
Spanish and numerous indigenous languages
Flights to La Paz from most major South American hubs.
June-August for skiing, September-November or April-May for anything else, as the weather is best and rain is at a minimum.
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