Mont Blanc Ascent

Firstly may I just say I absolutely loved the Mont Blanc trip, and when talking to the other climbers who had gone with other agencies, our trip had the best mix of mountain huts, walks and training, so thank you, it really was superb.

J Kamming | United Kingdom
 
 

Mont Blanc Family Adventure

This specialised walk ensures that all members of the family experience the spectacular trails and wonderful alpine spirit of the French, Italian and Swiss Alps. Guided along mountain trails this relaxed itinerary provides awesome views of Mont Blanc with overnight stays in charming alpine villages and mountain huts. Carrying only a day pack, our donkeys transport our bags and supplies, and become part of the walking experience with the children taking turns leading their favourite donkey. We have plenty of time to enjoy the small villages we happen upon along the way, including the delightful La Fouly and enchanting Trient. Staying in local refuges we feast on French, Swiss and Italian cuisine. This itinerary, suitable for active children from age 7 and up, provides an exhilarating alpine walk with unforgettable vistas around every bend.

Brief Itinerary

DAY 1 Join Courmayeur and walk to Berthone refuge (3.5-4 hours)
DAY 2 Walk to Elena (5-6hrs)
DAY 3 Walk to Switzerland (5hrs)
DAY 4 To the Valais des Hommes (5.5hrs)
DAY 5 Walk to the high mountain pasture of Bovine (4-5hrs)
DAY 6 Walk to the mountain town of Trient (4hrs)
DAY 7 Return to France via the Balme Pass to Le Tour (5-6hrs), trip concludes

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Trip Code: MBF
Trip Grading: Moderate
Duration:  7 days
Activities:  Family Adventures Inn to Inn Walking
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child (aged 7-12 years) US $660

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