Mountaineering & High-Alpine Tours
Mountaineering & High-Alpine Tours information
Local guide companies offer exhilarating climbs for those with the necessary skill, experience and stamina. Options include five-day rock-climbing courses (€630 to €920) and the incomparable Mont Blanc ascent (from €920). For hikers, a big draw is the classic six- to 10-day Tour du Mont Blanc (€795 to €1395), taking in majestic glaciers and peaks in France, Italy and Switzerland. Prices usually include half board in refuges, picnics, lift tickets and luggage transport.