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Category: ALPINISM DAY
Duration: 1 day
Level:
Price from: 247 €

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Chamonix... the birthplace of mountaineering & legendary summits !
How can you resist ?

Join our group sessions to discover Mountaineering with our guides : Put on your crampons and discover our Glaciers, our mountain peaks with a glacier hike ...
 

GROUP BOOKING

The group formula associates people who do not necessarily know each other. It is ideal for people looking for group friendliness and attractive prices.

Dates 2020 (group session): On Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays from May 23rd to September 29th

Meeting point (group session) : At 7.30 am at the info desk at the bottom of the Aiguille du midi cable car

Guiding policy (group session) : Group of 3 people maximum per guide. 
Children, minimum 15 years old accompanied by a parent.

Price 2020 (group session) : 247€ per person based on a minimum of 2 participants

This price includes : 
- Mountain guiding services
- Lift / train tickets

This price does not included :
- Technical equipment

Group : A minimum of 2 people is required to guarantee the course.
Maximum 3 people per guide.

PRIVATE BOOKING

A private engagement is the historical relationship that binds a guide to their clients. It allows you to be alone or in a group of friends where your guide can organise your trip to your specific needs.It is undoubtedly the ideal formula to realize your projects because it guarantees you the maximum of comfort.

Dates 2020 (private guiding) : Every day from June to September

Meeting point (private guiding) : Your guide will call you the evening before your trip around 6.30pm to organize the meeting time and place

Guiding policy (private guiding) : Between 1 - 3 people per guide.
Minimum 12 years old.

Price 2020 : 290€ for the group

This price includes :
- Mountain guiding services

This price does not include :
- Technical equipment
- Lift passes
- Picnic & snacks
 
 

Further information

You will find in this section, all the information about this activity. For any further information please contact our advisors (contact details above).

Duration : 4 - 5h of high altitude hiking on a glacier (3600m)*

Location : Starting from the top of Aiguille du Midi lift to the Italian side of the Mont Blanc range.

Ability level : The choice of destination adapted to your level is essential for you to fully enjoy your trip. The Vallee Blanche crossing is intended for people who practice regularly a sporting activity. No previous mountaineering experience is required.

 

Equipment

You will find in this section all the information about the different equipment that is required. Since weather conditions can be very variable, it is better to have several thin layers rather than to have one big garment.

Equipment 
- Back pack
- High mountain boots with a rigid sole
- Crampons adapted to your boots
- Ice axe & telescopic poles
- Harness
- Helmet
- Gaiters if your trousers require them.
 
Clothing
- Classic clothing adapted for hiking in altitude
- Windproof jacket
- A pair of thin gloves
- A pair of warm gloves
- A hat

Accessories
- A pair of sun glasses category 4
- High protection sun cream
- A water bottle that contains a minimum 1,5 L
- Snacks

Partners : There is the possibility to rent your equipment at a preferential price from one of our partner sports shops. Sanglard Sports & Ravanel & Co

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For more information, contact Pôle Accueil : +33 (0)4 50 53 00 88 Request Information
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