Day 1: Meet in Chamonix
Arrive Chamonix valley and meet with leader in the evening for welcome and briefing.
Day 2: Aiguilles Rouges A walk in the Aiguilles Rouges to the beautiful Lac Blanc, a mountain lake from where we have amazing views of the Mont Blanc massif and the Chamonix valley. This is a great day to get used to the altitude and familiarise ourselves with the terrain.
Day 3: Col de Balme and the Swiss border
From the village le Tour we walk to Col de Balme where we can lunch in a mountain refuge before returning to Chamonix. Depart Chamonix in the afternoon to catch flights back.
Your trip can be extended to spend an extra night in Chamonix and/or extra days in the mountains.
Suitable for walkers of any level and experience. No previous mountain walking experience is neccessary.
3 days trip with 2 days walking.
Hotel (min. 2**).
Group size and guides:
Up to 8 clients with 1 certified English-speaking guide (UIMLA).
Dates & prices
This tour is run on a private basis on dates to suit and is not limited to weekends.
Price: £ 325 p.p.
(Price based on min. 3 people booking)
Groups smaller than 3 will run if members are happy to pay a small supplement.
Standard inclusions & exclusions:
- Expert tour planning and organisation by Alpine Treks
- 2 days guiding by English-speaking guide (UIMLA)
- 2 nights accommodation
- 2x breakfast
- Transportation to/from the start/finish point of walks
- Travel to and from Chamonix
- Lunches, snacks, drinks and meals not mentioned above.
Option and Extras
Extra day(s) Guided Walking
Add an extra day snowshoeing before and/or after your course. For more information click here.