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Berner Oberland Haute Route Ski Tour

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 8 day(s)
Group Size: 3 - 6 people
Destination(s): Switzerland  
Specialty Categories: Skiing & Snowboarding   Glacier Tours  
Season: April - May
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: Yes
Minimum Per Person Price: 2300 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 2800 US Dollar (USD)

Staying in beautiful Alpine Huts and traveling light with only daypacks, we will cross 8 different glaciers with options to climb and ski 5 peaks. The tour's finale is a 6,000 vertical foot ski to the valley to Conche, Switzerland!

Starting in Interlaken, we will ride the famous train which brings us up to the Jungfraujoch via the Klein Scheidegg at the base of the Eiger North Face.

The Berner Oberland Haute Route offers tremendous peak skiing possibilities. Entering the Eiger massif via the Jungfraujoch at 3,454 m (11,329'), we find ourselves in the heart of the mountains.
Our guides will assure you the finest technical and cultural experiences. Their familiarity with the Switzerland area and its people will provide you with a safe and complete experience.

The team: We have an exceptional group of friends, all professional mountain guides, IFMGA certified. Our guides have an intimate knowledge of the haute route and are dedicated to sharing this incredible experience with you. All the guides are bilingual or more, they have travel the world, ski and climbs in many mountain ranges. You will enjoy their expertise, companionship and professionalism.

Tour Itinerary:

Day 1: Evening welcoming in Interlaken. Review equipment and tour.

Day 2: Travel from Interlaken to Jungfraujoch via train. Ski up to the Monchjoch Hut (3,630 m / 11,906') and spend the night. There is the possibility of climbing the Monch along the way (4,099 m / 13,444').

Day 3: Ski traverse to the Konkordia Hut (2,850 m / 9,348') via Trugberg Mountain (3,867 m / 12,684'). This is a great ski descent with spectacular views of Konkordiaplatz (the region where four glaciers come together, the glacial ice is ~3,000' thick!).

Day 4: Ascent and descent of Grunneghorn, return to Konkordia hut. Many other options from the hut base on condition and participants wishes.

Day 5: From the Konkordia Hut, ski to the Finsteraar Hut (3,048 m / 9,997') via Grunhornlucke (3,266 m / 10,712'). Ascent of Weissnollen (3,594 m / 11,788') over two glaciers followed by a
fantastic ski descent.

Day 6: From Finsteraar Hut, ascend and extraordinaire ski descent of Gross Wannenhorn (93905m / 12,886 ft) or Agassihorn at (3,953m / 13,044 ft). Return to the Finsteraar Hut.

Day 7: From the Finsteraar Hut, embark on a mellow ski traverse to the Oberaar Hut (3,258 m / 10,686'). Ski a peak along the way.

Day 8: From the Oberaar Hut, descend to the town of Munster (1,388 m / 4,552') via Galmilucke (3,293 m / 10,801') or Galmihorn (3,486 m / 11,434'). This is a great descent from the white ice and snow of the glacier to the green valley floor (6,134' vertical!). Return to Interlaken.

Airfare is not included in the tour price.

3 persons - $ 2,800 per person
4 persons - $ 2,500 per person
5 persons - $ 2,300 per person
6 persons - $ 1,700 per person

Service include:
Professional Bilingual guide & expenses
Transportation during the tour, train to Jungfraujoch,
Train from Munster back to Interlaken, via Brig.
Mountain Huts 6 nights, with breakfast and dinner
Group technical equipment. First aid kit, ropes, radio.
Rescue sled, repair kit.

Service does not include:
Transfer to and from Interlaken
Hotel and Meals in Interlaken
Picnic lunches
Personal gear
Rescue insurance, Incidentals

About This Supplier
Location: USA
Joined InfoHub: Oct 2006

Welcome to M15183, Jean Pavillard mountain guide and a network of professional mountain guides dedicated to sharing their knowledge, experience and expertise with you, while enjoying adventures in the mountains. Providing activities worldwide. Mountaineering courses and tours, ski touring, expeditions, avalanche safety...

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