Andes & Altiplano trek

Overall, it was absolutely fantastic! Javier, our guide, was phenomenal and truly gave a whole new life to the trip. Having previously worked for an outdoors company, I know how much organization and logistical planning goes into each trip, and Javier executed everything perfectly. He knew the terrain, knew the country, was obviously extremely experienced, and had a great attitude towards trekking.

The food in Peru, as well as the entire team (horseman etc) were absolutely fabulous. I looked forward to every single meal!

Carli Siegel | USA
 
 

Mont Blanc Guided Walk

The historic Tour du Mont Blanc is easily one of the most spectacular walks of the world. Brimming with incredible vistas from high mountain passes, lush valleys and highway sized glaciers, alpine scenery does not get much better than this. Joining an international group led by a bilingual mountain guide, the emphasis is on full immersion into the sublime mountain culture, with overnights in cosy mountain refuges or charming village gtes. Carrying only a day pack, a mule carries your luggage leaving you free to enjoy the days walk. Commencing from the Chamonix Valley in France, the route takes you through Italy and Switzerland doing a horseshoe circuit around the Mont Blanc massif. There is plenty of time to enjoy the small villages along the way, including the delightful hamlet of Trient.

Brief Itinerary

DAY 1 Walk from Chamonix Valley to Trient in Switzerland (6hrs)
DAY 2 Trient to Champex (6hrs)
DAY 3 Transfer to Ferret, ascend the Grand Col Ferret path into Italy (6hrs)
DAY 4 Traverse the Mont de la Saxe to Refuge Bertone
DAY 5 Walk to Courmayeur, ascend the Checroui Pass (1956m) and traverse the Val Veni with stunning views to Mont Blanc and glaciers (6hrs)
DAY 6 Over the Seigne mountain path into France (7hrs)
DAY 7 Cross the Contamines Natural Reserve to Contamines (5hrs), trip concludes

traveller reviews

We were really happy with the itinerary, the group leader and we were pretty lucky with the weather, so the views were spectacular.

N. Brennan. Point Piper, NSW. Australia

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Trip Code: MBG
Trip Grading: Moderate to Challenging
Duration:  7 days
Activities:  Inn to Inn Walking
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