Switzerland

Tour du Mont Blanc

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4 day circuit-trek around Mont Blanc, passing incredible glaciers and mountain lakes along the way.

Itinerary

Day 1: Courmayeur to Rifugio Bonatti, Val Ferret

Distance: 5.8km. Ascent: 550m. Descent: 50m. Max altitude: 2056m

You will be picked up from Geneva Airport, in front of the Montreux Jazz Cafe, at 11:15 am, or the Vert Lodge, Chamonix at 12:30 pm, and then driven to the Italian side of Mont Blanc. From here you will hike up the Val Ferret valley, enjoying incredible views of the Mont Blanc Massif along the way.

This is really an acclimatization day to get used to walking and to enjoy the mountains.

In the evening you’ll arrive at the remote Rifugio W. Bonatti (mountain hut) at 2,025m of altitude.

Accommodation, guides, transfers, breakfasts and dinners are all included on this trip.

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Distance: 20km. Ascent: 1000m. Descent: 1290m. Max altitude: 2536m

We begin the day traversing the mountain. We then lose height before a steep climb up to the Switzerland border. As you ascend, you will see beautiful views of the south face of the Mont Blanc range. Stopping along the way for a well-deserved rest, you will get your energy back before heading up to the highest point on your trek, the Grand Ferret Pass, at 2,536m. In the afternoon, you will trek into Switzerland and head back down the mountain. Along the way, you will pass through a local farm where you can sample some local cheeses before you reach La Fouly.

A short bus transfer takes you to Champex-Lac where you'll spend the night in an isolated valley surrounded by peaks.

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Distance: 16.5km. Ascent: 810m. Descent: 1000m. Max altitude: 2050m

The day starts with quite a challenging hike to Bovine, known for incredible cake! In the afternoon you will head back down through the world-famous Col de la Forclaz, which has been an important part of the Tour De France cycle race. The day ends with a nice trek down to the picturesque Swiss village of Trient, its pink church and our hotel.

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Distance: 11.1km. Ascent: 975m. Descent: 1192m. Max altitude: 2202m

Today is your final day of hiking, trekking back into France. It's an early start as you make your way up to Col De Balme, boasting some of the most incredible views of Mont Blanc. The afternoon is then a pleasant hike down the mountain, and through meadows to Le Tour for a bus transfer back to the Vert Lodge. From here, if you wish, you will be transferred to Geneva airport for 5:30 pm. We do not advise booking flights before 8:30 pm in case of delays on the mountain or in transit.

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177 verified reviews

Rated 5.0
Kevin
Kevin

Traveled Aug 2022

Superkalifragalisticepidalidocous What more can I say . A must for your bucket list . The views , the people in our group and our fabulous very professional Guide Chicilia

Marion
Marion

Traveled Aug 2022

We had a fantastic time on this trek. Absolutely stunning views, a great team of people and the best guide we could wish for. Christel made sure everyone on the tour was motivated and safe. She‘s a genuinely lovely person. Highly recommend!

Nicholas
Nicholas

Traveled Aug 2022

Excellent trip, excellent guides, amazing views and some steepish uphill hiking. Great fun

Simon
Simon

Traveled Aug 2022

Just returned from this amazingly holiday. Well organised. The walk took us through some spectacular scenery. Our guide Christel was excellent, great knowledge about the area always ensuring the group were ok and enjoying the experience. She truly is passionate about her job and this is obvious. A great holiday for people with hill walking experience and don’t mind sharing a dormitory with strangers at the start and friends by the end. A fantastic experience.

Derek
Derek

Traveled Aug 2022

What a great trip with some lovely people. Our guide Ben was very though and comprehensive, informative and satisfactory with his instructions. I would recommend Ben for his unique skill set and interesting approach. The only disappointment is I am yet to see a beaver Eagle but I would definitely go again.!

Sharon
Sharon

Traveled Aug 2022

Amazing! The whole experience from start to finish was fantastic. Ben was a brilliant guide. He made the challenging hike enjoyable and was extremely knowledgeable about the area in every respect. He made everyone feel comfortable and made sure we had clear instructions about plans for the day. I would highly recommend this trip, especially with Ben as your guide.

Eva
Eva

Traveled Aug 2022

Dear Skyhook, An overall very positive experience. Met lots of nice people, some of us will definitely stay in touch. Our guide Ben was very nice and cared for us like a protective mum :-) Regarding my expectations for the trip and how it really happened, I must say I was surprised how hard it was and how many ups and downs of mountains we made. Reading the description of the hiking tour, I expected really to ascend the first day (touch), then stay up high in the mountains and use more transversal paths, but we went all the way down to river level on the second day and all the way up to 2500 m altitude and then down the other side of the mountain to river level. On third day, all the way up again and down at the other side of a mountain. I didn't expect that really and my feet and knees neither. I am a fit person and I really did my best, even walking with a bleeding heal from a huge blister on day 3. I think the description wasn't clear enough about all these ascents, descents, ascents.... If possible I would far more have preferred to stay up high in the mountain on day 2 and 3 and then descent on day 4 but I guess it is not possible given the topography of the area, the refuges available etc. ? I will not do an alp trip again I am not made for mountains but I liked very much the group spirit and our kind guide Ben. I don't know if you organize hiking trips to for instance Scotland but with less ascents and descents, Ben might be interested in seeing our group again in that case. Kind regards, Eva

Dorottya
Dorottya

Traveled Aug 2022

Great experience, would recommend to anyone who loves nature, hiking and going beyond their comfort zone. Ben, our guide from Alpine Adventures is the best! He was fun to hang out with and super helpful with all of us, taking into account everyone's physical abilities and needs.

Eva
Eva

Traveled Aug 2022

Fantastic experience, i loved it. Everything very well organised with no hick-ups whatsoever. Routes were well chosen and also diverse - each day a new scenery that took our breaths away. Our guide was experienced and the refuges/hotels were comfortable. One last thing is to be lucky with the group mates and then making new friends is inevitable ! A refaire !! Eva

Neyha
Neyha

Traveled Aug 2022

The trip was well organized and everything went smoothly!! This trip is being run by Alps Adventures and they were an absolute delight to travel with... Tom helped us check the weight of our bag to ensure we were not carrying too much weight at the start of the journey . And our guide Léa was extremely knowledgeable and ensured we were prepared for the day , everyday. She was also super fun :D Parts of the hike were challenging but the stunning views made up for it. Food in all the accomodations were excellent. Definitely would love to do it again!

CLaire
CLaire

Traveled Aug 2022

Fantastic 4 days trekking through the beautiful Alps. Our guide Leah was very knowledgable and helped make sure all we’re comfortable and going at a reasonable pace for them. Accommodation was in amazing locations and part of the experience. Highly recommend for solo travellers or joining the group as a couple. Good level of fitness certainly required and being prepared with sun cream!

Gabrielle
Gabrielle

Traveled Aug 2022

What a trip… firstly it was super well organised, from helping us to weigh our rucksacks to the accommodation and always keeping an eye on how much water we had from one place to the next. Lea our guide was very professional and friendly and took absolute care of us, we had a minor fall in the group on day 3 and she dealt with it really well. The views are picture postcard and each accommodation option was so different and varied. I met some great people and would definitely book again with Skyhook - I am already deciding where for 2023! 10/10. Thankyou Alps Adventure and Skyhook for a beautiful trip :-)

Resan
Resan

Traveled Aug 2022

Great guide! Great views! Great company!

Martina
Martina

Traveled Aug 2022

A wonderful trip. Beautiful nature, beautiful weather and even more beautiful company. Our group got on very well, our guide Paddy was fun, considerate and supportive. Trip really well organised. Looking forward to another adventure.

Vijaykrishna
Vijaykrishna

Traveled Aug 2022

Just a wonderful trip with great guide Paddy.

Kavita
Kavita

Traveled Aug 2022

It was simply amazing. Met some great minds. Everything was on schedule as mentionedin the itinerary. We were picked up and dropped to Geneva airport. Had a awesome guide, I highly recommend Paddy Morris as guide. I would surely come back to fo more hikes with skyhook

Declan Joseph
Declan Joseph

Traveled Aug 2022

Excellent accommodation and food. Well organised, helpful and friendly staff. Overall a great experience.

Angela
Angela

Traveled Aug 2022

Had a wonderful trip. Met lots of great people and Paddy our guide was great fun. Very well organised felt in safe hands as a solo traveller. Can’t wait to do my next adventure now! Will definitely go with Skyhook again!

Aurélio
Aurélio

Traveled Jul 2022

A viagem foi simplesmente espectacular. Recomendo.

Jennifer
Jennifer

Traveled Jul 2022

What a fabulous trip!!!! Four days hiking in this terrain left us with such a great appreciation for the Mont Blanc area! Cecelia, our guide, was top notch level and extremely patient on the entire trip. Her personable demeanor, organization, knowledge of the area, and patience with varying skill levels made her a 5 star guide!

Thea
Thea

Traveled Jul 2022

I only have one thing to say. Absolutely amazing. The guides are professional and very kind, the group I was in had a great chemistry and the landscape are to die for. The huts you stay in varies a bit in regards to facilities but are all very nice. I can fully recommend this trip. Amazing.

Sherry
Sherry

Traveled Jul 2022

Trip was amazing! Secilia (aka chichi) was wonderful. Group went at a great pace and chichi kept us all safe and on track. I would highly recommend this adventure! Sherry

Andrew
Andrew

Traveled Jul 2022

Excellent trip. Not so demanding that it became an endurance test but still challenging and very satisfying. The scenery was stunning and everything well organised. The pit stops during the day were all excellent. The accommodation started out on a pretty basic level. On night 1 it was a dormitory for about 14, timed showers that needed a token to use and breakfast with plastic bowls but it became less basic thereafter. Our guide, christelle was really brilliant. She was very knowledgeable and very likeable and made sure everybody in the group felt included. Couldn’t fault her at all. A great trip.

Michelle
Michelle

Traveled Jul 2022

Tour Du Mont Blanc with Christel was the best experience. Wow, where did you find her!! I have had the pleasure to meet fantastic guides through walking but her attention to detail and the way she supported me all way up was exemplary. I am so glad I went and I will be booking again. The accommodation was fantastic too. Just one point to note, I think it would be good to detail that it is not for a beginner and that a lot of pre-training has to go into it before you start. Thank you Skyhook and for all your support through COVID times and the many date changes!!

Neil
Neil

Traveled Jul 2022

Absolutely fabulous trip. Great value, fantastic challenging hikes, each day was something different. The views were stunning, the guiding by Christel was perfect. Her knowledge of the mountains, geology, flora and fauna was excellent. I would highly recommend this trip.

Natalie
Natalie

Traveled Jul 2022

Wow! Absolutely amazing. The views are truly breathtaking. Some amazing places to stop on the way. Our guide Christel was absolutely fantastic. Lovely person, great sense of humour. Her knowledge of the area and landscape was vast and her expertise in how she led the group was brilliant. We had a great group too.

Liri
Liri

Traveled Jul 2022

Great trip! Stunning views. Special thanks to our excellent guide Christelle from Alps Adventure. Professional, attentive, knowledgeable, fun - she made the trip a great experience.

Alina
Alina

Traveled Jul 2022

We really enjoyed The Tour du Mont Blanc trip. The scenery was just breathtaking and I feel very privileged to have been able to experience this. Our guide Ben was great - knowledgeable, encouraging when the trekking became more strenuous, helping everyone to have the best experience. We bonded within the group and had a great time.

Astrid
Astrid

Traveled Jul 2022

Amazing adventure 4 days trip tour du Mont Blanc , lots of breathtaking views, there were some challenging moments but every step was worthy. 100% recommended

Antonia
Antonia

Traveled Jul 2022

really awesome trip with some good challenging ascents! exceeded expectations and loved every minute. Ben, our guide, was really knowledgeable and kept the team spirit going through the whole journey. would definitely recommend to a friend!

FAQs

This is a great first multi-day trek, but you do need a good base level of fitness and should have tried walking in the mountains before. A typical day in the mountains can be trekking for 6-8 hours with a rucksack, at a gentle pace with lots of breaks. We recommend training regularly with any sport that you enjoy (e.g. running, swimming, tennis). Training hikes will also help, ideally for a full day with a 5-10kg rucksack. Challenging ✅ Rewarding ✅ Easy ❌ Hill training is particularly important as we are in the Alps and go over some big ones, everyday has ups and downs in it! You also need to be strong 💪 mentally with a determined attitude. Check out the 100s of 5* reviews from past trips.

You need to carry clothes for the trip as well as a few things for the specific day such as a bottle of water. Your full bag should be around 5kg plus water. Pack as light as possible but do plan to bring all the items on the packing list. If we think otherwise we will adjust at the Vert Lodge meet point. It is very important that you follow this advice. If you need to have other luggage for after the trip you can leave it at the Vert Lodge in Chamonix.

Included: - Qualified mountain guides - Airport transfers - Accommodation in mountain huts/ hotels in dormitories / shared bedrooms - Food (Day 1: Dinner, Day 2: Breakfast, Dinner, Day 3: Breakfast, Dinner, Day 4: Breakfast) - Any planned transport Excluded: - International flights - Any visa fees - Personal travel and rescue insurance - Lunches (there are places to buy lunches on route) - Drinks and Souvenirs

Distances are not exact as it depends on the exact route chosen by the guide and walked by you. These can change if there are any path closures. Day 1: Distance: 5.8km. Ascent: 550m. Descent: 50m. Max altitude: 2056m Day 2: Distance: 20km. Ascent: 1000m. Descent: 1290m. Max altitude: 2536m Day 3: Distance: 16.5km. Ascent: 810m. Descent: 1000m. Max altitude: 2050m Day 4: Distance: 11.1km. Ascent: 975m. Descent: 1192m. Max altitude: 2202m Once you've booked you can see videos explaining the route.

It depends on what you want. From May to early June there will be more snow - which often means we may need to adapt the route slightly, or occasionally use snowshoes for part of the trek (which are provided free of charge). From late June to August the flowers are at their best but there is a slightly higher chance of rain. It's also warmest during these months. We have one week off for the UTMB when the trails are full of racers (sometimes your guides). In September it's cooler again and the trail is quieter - this can be a very peaceful time to come.

Due to the distances and ascents covered on this trip, it is geared towards adults. Therefore the minimum age for this trek is 18 years. However, those aged 16-18 years are welcome to attend in the company of a responsible adult.

We stay in mountain refuges (huts) which are quite basic/dormitory-style with shared bathrooms. Electricity, warm showers, and snacks are available. All accommodation has wifi. Bedding (duvet and pillow) will be provided for you in each hut - BUT you need to bring a sleeping bag liner, which you can buy from the guide if you need to. Night 1: Rifugio Bonatti - Remote (they helicopter in supplies), awesome views, showers, 14-person dormitory room. Night 2: Refuge d'Arpette - Moutain views, car accessible, showers, 6-8 person dormitory room. Night 3: La Grande Ourse Hotel - Moutain views, awesome bar and garden, car accessible, showers, 8-person dormitory room.

Additional Items for Travel during Covid-19 - Face mask for use in the huts - Personal hand sanitizer Documents • Passport • Travel insurance details • Boarding passes for flights • Cash – Euro’s and Swiss Franc 150 Euros and 150 Chfs each person. • Credit/Debit Card Sleeping • Sleeping bag liner (you can buy from your guide at Vert Lodge) Footwear • Trekking boots: 3 or 4 season lightweight • Optional Light weight shoes for the evenings (such as house shoes, flip flops, sandals etc.) Clothing Please make sure that you have non-cotton fast-drying clothing for trekking. • 2 x t-shirts for the hike • 1 x comfortable shirt for the evening • 4 x socks for hiking • 3 - 4 x pairs of underwear • Optional fleece • Light down or Primaloft jacket • Rain and windproof jacket with hood • Rain and windproof trousers • 1 x pair of hiking trousers: We recommend a pair that zip off into shorts. • Comfortable trousers for the evening • Light Weight Hat and gloves • Swimming shorts/Costume Other • A daysack: 35 - 45 litres – All your kit should fit in this bag • Travel towel • Dry Liner or Dry Bag • Water bottle: At least 2L. • Sunglasses • Suncream and additional sun protection such as baseball cap or similar • Personal medication – Inhaler, Blister pads etc • General Toiletries, Contact lenses, Glasses (if needed) • Electronics - Travel adaptor, phone & charger (see the FAQs about plugs) • Lipsil • Hand sanitizer, wet wipes Walking poles are available for rent. The cost is 10 euro’s and you can get these from your guide at the Vert Lodge.

Absolutely! We get lots of solo travellers - it's a great way to meet like-minded people. If you want, we can also put you in touch with some of the other trekkers in a Facebook group.

This is part of the full Tour Du Mont Blanc, which otherwise takes 10 - 14 days in total. We believe these are 4 of the best days on the full route!

The trek involves a fair bit of ascent and descent on a mix of trails. This includes – rocky terrain, forest trails and sometimes gravel tracks. It is important that you are steady on your feet and have experienced walking on mountain paths. Do try and get some practice in before you come. We go at a slow steady pace that everyone can keep up with.

Water During the summer it can be quite warm in the Alps so it is important to carry enough water. We strongly recommend taking two litres of water. The tap water at the accommodations you will stay is drinkable but there are limited resources along the way to fill up your bottle. Your guide can give you advice on this for each day. If this is a concern for you then pack iodine tablets or other water purification methods. Day 1: 3 hour walk, no refills. Day 2: 8 hour walk, 3 oppotunities for refills. Day 3: 7 hour walk, 2 opportunities for refills. Day 4: 6 hour walk, 1 opportunity for refill. Food Whilst trekking, you will have the chance to taste a great variety of local specialities. The breakfast is continental, often with a variety of juices, tea and coffee. The three-course dinner in the evening is hearty. During the day, you can purchase lunch along the way or pay for a packed lunch from the hut. Your guide will help you order if you take that option. If you have any food allergies (vegetarian, vegan, gluten intolerance etc) please make us aware of this when completing your registration form, found on your Skyhook dashboard.

You can tip what you like - it is not mandatory to tip in the Alps, but always appreciated by the hard-working guides. A suitable amount is between 20 and 50 Euros per person. Please also give them the 5* rating they are bound to deserve. At AlpsAdventures we have an informal competition about who can get the most 5* ratings. Help your guide win prizes!

Your transfers are included to Chamonix on the first day of your trip only, and back on the final day only. These are from Geneva Airport only. Geneva city is a short 7-minute, one-stop journey on the train should you wish to stay in Geneva the night prior to your trip. However, if you are travelling to Chamonix or back on a different day (to make the most of your time away), you can also take a shared transfer from the Airport to Chamonix. Please update your Dashboard so we know if you will be on the provided shuttle or making your own way to the Vert Lodge Hotel.

We can't advise you on this, but we recommend you check at http://www.fitfortravel.nhs.uk/home.aspx. Keep up to date on Corona requirements too.

The currency used in France and Italy is Euro’s. In Switzerland they use Swiss Franc (but normally accept Euros at a poor exchange rate). We recommend changing your money before you arrive as it is not possible once you've left the airport. Credit cards are in most of the places along the way not accepted. 100 euros 150chfs per person seems about right, depending on how much you eat and drink extra. Huts and Hotels take cards, cafes do not.

Yes, the bus can either pick you up at Vert Lodge in CHAMONIX or at the airport in GENEVA. Please inform your guide via your dashboard at least 30 days prior the tour. You can book rooms or capsules at the Vert Lodge before or after your trip. If you are staying in Chamonix centre, the Number 1 bus offers a short ride to Les Gaillands, the bus stop outside the Vert Lodge. Alternatively, the train also stops nearby at Les Pelerins. The bus timetable can be found here: https://bit.ly/3xycJQj

During the summer in the Alps (June – September) you can experience usually fair and quite warm weather. It is often sunny and the temperatures can reach 30° Celsius (90F). However, we can also get snow and hail. The weather in the mountains can be quite unpredictable and weather situations can change very quickly. Therefore, it is necessary to be always prepared for such a change. On a rainy-day, temperatures can drop quite low and it is necessary to have a good rain jacket and sometimes even a hat and a pair of gloves. See the kit list for full details.

Yes, the Vert Lodge provides us with luggage storage for a small bag per person. The bus will stop there on the way out and back to the airport very quickly for you to get your left luggage. We really recommend staying in the alps longer and basing yourself at this great little lodge. This is available to all guests on our tour.

Start: On day 1 of your itinerary, pickup details are as follows: 11:15 at Geneva Airport (the group cannot wait for delayed flights so please fly in with enough time spare) we recommend your scheduled flight arrival is 09:00 at the latest. WE CAN NOT PICK YOU UP ANYWHERE ELSE. 12:30 at Chamonix Vert Lodge Hotel It is important that you do not miss your start time as you will not be able to meet up with the rest of the group until the evening of Day 1 or even the morning on Day 2 on your itinerary. Please note that you'll have to cover any costs resulting from a delayed arrival. End: You will be dropped off in Chamonix, Vert Lodge at around 3 pm, or at Geneva Airport at 17:30 on day 4 of your itinerary. Feel free to take any flight leaving the airport at 20:30 or later, to allow for any problems that may arise in getting off the mountain, or on the roads.

We recommend Vert Lodge in Chamonix. They have a choice of different rooms and pods, fully serviced, awesome restaurant, free parking and bar and luggage storage. This is one of our pick up and drop off points, and they provide luggage storage during your trip.

Yes - you must have travel insurance including search and rescue, with hiking up to 3000m. We are not in certified insurance agents and therefore cannot legally answer questions about insurance. Popular providers clients have used in the past include the British Mountaineering Council (Trek policy, UK if a BMC Member), Snowcard (UK residents) and the Austrian Alpine Club (All nationalities, an annual policy comes with other benefits). These do require organising before you leave so that you get all the details. Price comparison websites will provide this. Typical costs seem to be around 20Euros for a week. We are sorry that we can't recommend Insurance providers from every country. The Austrian Alpine Club seems to cover most countries and its annual fee is 62 Euros.

Yes, whether you are vegetarian, vegan or have allergies. You must inform your guide via your dashboard about your dietary requirements at least 30 days prior the trip. We will inform the accommodation to prepare for you.

It's important that you're ready to leave Geneva Airport at 11:15 am, or Vert Lodge in Chamon ix at 12:30 pm. This is to ensure that you arrive at the accommodation before dark. Whilst there is some flexibility built into the itinerary for the majority of the trip, on the first day the timings can be a little tighter. To have a stress-free start to this amazing adventure, we'd recommend that your flight lands before 9 am. Whilst a later arrival would normally be fine, we just want to ensure that you've allowed enough time to get through security and complete any Covid requirements that may/may not be in place at that time. We understand that your holiday allowance is precious, but should you have the flexibility to arrive a day earlier, then you can enjoy a more relaxed arrival, and soak up the culture around the alpine town of Chamonix. You can book a bed and airport shuttle at the Vert Lodge if arriving the day before. If you are unlucky enough to miss the scheduled pick up you'll need to book a private taxi to catch up with the rest of the group. In this event, you'll need to give the guiding team a call who can come up with an appropriate plan of action. Details of the guiding team can be found on your Skyhook dashboard after booking.

Yes - you can leave your car on the roadside parking near the Vert Lodge hotel provided you are staying there the night before or after your trip. Otherwise, there is other parking nearby.

Yes we highly recommend wearing walking boots rather than trainers, as they provide more grip and help to prevent any sprains/injuries.

The shuttle is only able to operate from Geneva Airport or Vert Lodge, Chamonix. Should you wish to stay in Geneva, before or after your trip, the city is a short 7-minute, one-stop journey on the train.

Poles come highly recommended by us. All of our guides use them and that is for a reason. Check out the video to explain why. We find that after just half a day, customers who haven't used them before love them and buy them as soon as they get home. You can rent them for 10 Euros. If you can, indicate this in the additional information section of your trip form, found on your dashboard. Your guide will have them ready for you at the Vert Lodge and you can pay cash there. They will also be spares available at the Vert Lodge if you have not managed to do this. Once you've left the hotel though it will be too late!

A sheet sleeping bag is a thin cotton/ silk/ acrylic sleeping covering that you sleep inside and also covers your pillow. The hut, relais and hotel we stay in do not provide sheets. Each guest is expected to bring their own - this sheet sleeping bag. They do provide pillows and blankets or duvets though to keep you snuggly and warm if you need it. This cuts down costs and keeps things hygienic and is the normal practice in all the alpine nations. If you do not have one then you can buy one from your guide at the Vert Lodge, for 25 Euros, or from the hut, for around 60 Euros. Once you have one it is yours to keep, easily washable and useable on your next trip.

Unfortunantly we are travelling through 3 different countries with slighly different plug requirements. If you need to charge your device (adn who doesn't) then we recommend you plan ahead. If you have a 2 pin USB charger then this will work everywhere. Bonatti (night one)has a charging bank. Relais (night 2) has one plug in each room. Grand ours (night three) has several plugs in each room. Swiss plugs can be recessed though so get one like the link. Having 2 or 3 USB adapters for each plug allows multiple devices/ people to charge in one plug. Charging is at a premium!

If you are staying in Chamonix centre, the Vert Lodge is a 20 minute walk away. Alternatively, the Number 1 bus offers a short ride to Les Gaillands, the bus stop outside the Vert Lodge. The bus timetable can be found here: https://bit.ly/3xycJQj The Mont Blanc Express train also stops nearby at Les Pelerins. The timetable can be found here: https://bit.ly/39yXoHd

The drivers will meet you in front of the Montreux Jazz Cafe, inside the airport arrivals hall. Follow the signs for car rental and you should spot it. Look for Chamonix Vally Transfers (CVT). They wear dark blue and have dark blue buses.

Your head guides are Louise and Tom

All trips on Skyhook are run by small, hand-picked local guiding companies. For this trip your guides run AlpsAdventures, based in Collombey Muraz.

By booking through Skyhook you'll be joining a small-group trip. This can make it nice and sociable (you'll be added to a group chat after booking), and guarantees great value for money!

Louise
Tom