Our Team: This guided trip is led by a certified mountain leader fluent in both French and English, accredited by the Union of International Mountain Leader Associations (UIMLA). With expertise in the Tour du Mont Blanc, our leader will guide groups ranging from 4 to 12 participants, ensuring an enriching experience along the trails of this captivating region. While your guide primarily communicates in English, don't worry if they occasionally switch to French; it adds to the cultural experience!
Transfers: All necessary transfers are seamlessly integrated into the tour. Examples include:
- Day 2: Shuttle bus from Chamonix to Les Houches; Cable-car from Bellevue to Les Houches.
- Day 3: Transfer from Les Contamines-Montjoie to Notre-Dame-de-la-Gorge; Private transfer from Les Chapieux to Bourg St Maurice.
- Day 4: Private transfer from Bourg-St-Maurice to La Ville des Glaciers; Shuttle bus from La Visaille to Courmayeur.
- Day 5: Shuttle bus from Courmayeur to Arnuva; Private transfer from Ferret to Champex.
- Day 6: Private transfer from Trient to Argentière.
- Day 7: Shuttle bus from Argentière to Col des Montets; Lift from La Flégère to Les-Praz-de-Chamonix; Shuttle bus from Les Praz-de-Chamonix to Chamonix.
Lodging: Enjoy charming accommodations in carefully selected 3 and 4-star hotels (or similar), featuring double/twin rooms with private bathrooms. Single rooms are available upon request, though subject to availability and may incur a supplement. Odd numbers of people are accommodated in triple rooms.
Meals: Our priority is to provide well-balanced meals tailored to the day's exertion, lightening your pack load. Dinners (hot and filling) and breakfasts are either prepared by accommodations or served in restaurants. The first dinner in Chamonix and the dinner on day 4 in Courmayeur are not included, offering you flexibility. Pack-lunches for lunches are prepared by your guide or the accommodation, emphasizing local products and cultural exploration. Dietary constraints can be communicated before departure.
We are committed to:
- Incorporating regional products from local producers.
- Emphasizing quality and integrating organic food.
- Minimizing packaging, especially plastic, and recycling responsibly.
Luggage Transfer: Daily luggage transfers by car ensure your belongings seamlessly move from one accommodation to the next. Simply leave your luggage at the hotel reception each morning before departure, with a weight limit of 15kg per piece.
Access: The trip begins and ends in Chamonix Mont-Blanc, with the nearest airport being Geneva International Airport. For convenience, we can arrange airport transfers upon request.
Note on Transfers: We have chosen not to include the transfer from Geneva to Chamonix (round trip) to provide maximum flexibility in your arrival and departure times, accommodating both day and night arrivals. If needed, our specialists can assist in booking this transfer for you.