You are a complete beginner in Glacier Trek and mountaineering, but you are used to hike through hills and low-altitude mountains. Your Mountain Guide will teach you the basic techniques of mountaineering, to walk safely with your crampons, linked with the rope to the other members of your roped party.
- Arolla-Zermatt, 4 days, departure each Thursday from 14 of June till 6 of September 2018, group of 6 to 8 hikers with one French IFMGA Mountain Guide, speaking fluently English with a near-native comprehension. Price: 592 €.
Arolla - Zermatt, the best of the Haute Route Chamonix-Zermatt : four days within a wild environment, in full harmony with nature, to appreciate the authenticity of the mountaineers' welcome and of the Swiss mountain huts. Stages 2 and 3 of this tour, linking Arolla glaciers to Zermatt glaciers, are known worldwide as the most beautiful stages of all the Swiss Glacier treks.
- Route : Meeting place in Sion train station (on the Simplon international railway line) at 7.30 a.m. ( possibility of transfer from Chamonix in the guide's car, please contact us for further information ), bus transfer to Arolla (6,430 feet). From Arolla, ascent up to Vignettes hut (10,361 feet) / Evêque pass (11,128 feet), Bertol hut (10,863 feet) / Tête Blanche (12,218 feet), Schönbiel hut (8,838 feet) / Zermatt (5,302 feet), separation at Zermatt in the beginning of the afternoon. From Zermatt, train to Sion and Chamonix.
Free roundtrip transfer from Chamonix to Sion for the first registered participants (contact us for further information).