Trekking Mont Blanc

Introduction

Experience the rarified air of Europe as you trek the Alps from France to Italy and Switzerland along the Tour du Mont Blanc. This challenging hiking circuit will reward you with mesmerizing views of glaciers, steep valleys, and, of course, Mont Blanc itself. Travel across high passes and through Alpine meadows, recharging at night with delicious mountain cuisine in simple refuges. Challenge yourself to conquer one of the world’s premier hiking routes, uncovering the alpine heart of Europe on this incredible active adventure.

What's included

  • Challenging mountain hikes led by an International Mountain Leader
  • Accommodation: Hotels, Basic hotels & Mountain refuges
  • Meals: 9 breakfasts, 5 dinners
  • Qualified International Mountain Leader as CEO throughout.

Itinerary

Day 1 Chamonix

Arrive at any time.

Day 2 Chamonix/Les Contamines-Montjoie

Travel to Les Houches and enjoy a 24km (14 mi) hike through the stunning countryside to Les Contamines and savour a delicious dinner in the evening.

Meals included:

Breakfast | Dinner

Day 3 Les Contamines-Montjoie/Les Chapieux

Hike the challenging 18km (11 mi) from Les Contamines to Les Chapieux.

Meals included:

Breakfast | Dinner

Day 4 Les Chapieux/Courmayeur

Pass glacial lakes on the 23km (14 mi) trek from Les Chapieux to the Italian town of Courmayeur.

Meals included:

Breakfast

Day 5 Courmayeur

The picturesque mountain town of Courmayeur is an ideal backdrop for a free day. Opt to ride a cable car to Pointe Helbronner or go for a day hike.

Meals included:

Breakfast

Day 6 Courmayeur/Val Ferret

Hike the 14km (8.6 mi) from Courmayeur to the Italian Val Ferret. It’s a steep climb but the rewarding views are worth it.

Meals included:

Breakfast | Dinner

Day 7 Val Ferret/La Fouly

Embark on a long, steep hike of 20km (12 mi) followed by a stay in the Swiss mountain village of La Fouly.

Meals included:

Breakfast | Dinner

Day 8 La Fouly/Trient

After a short bus journey to the picturesque village of Champex, follow the “Bovine Way” and trek 16km (10mi) from La Fouly to Trient.

Meals included:

Breakfast | Dinner

Day 9 Trient/Chamonix

Enjoy a final day of trekking 14 km (8.6mi) over the Col de la Balme to the Chamonix valley.

Meals included:

Breakfast

Day 10 Chamonix

Depart at any time.

Meals included:

Breakfast

NOTES

Please note that all recorded trekking durations and altitudes are approximations.

Please note that for departures during June there may be variations on this itinerary, depending on season & weather conditions. There have been unseasonably heavy snows in the region, so there may be changes to this itinerary. Our expert CEOs will always put your safety first and in extreme cases of heavy rain, storms or snow, they may cancel a days activity at their discretion. An alternative will be offered where possible to do so.

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