*Note: Maximum of 2 people per mountain guide.
Day 1: Meet at 8:00 am at the Klein Matterhorn Station. We ride the cable car to the Klein Matterhorn, 3820 m, and as a warm-up tour, climb to the Castor's peak, 4228 m, in 3 hours. It is then a ½-hour descent to the Sella Hut at 3585 m.
Day 2: The Liskamm, 4527 m. The traversing of the Liskamm is one of the most beautiful ice tours of the Alps and takes 6-7 hours. We descend over the Lisjoch saddle to the Mantova Hut, 3500 m, in 2 hours.
Day 3: The ascension of the Signalkuppe, 4559 m, also includes scaling the summits of the Vincent-Pyramid, 4215 m, the Balmhorn, 4167 m, the Schwarzhorn, 4321 m, the Ludwigshöhe 4341 m, and the Parrotspitze, 4436 m, in 5-6 hours. Our overnight stay is in the Cabana Margherita at 4559 m.
Day 4: Following the Zumsteinspitze 4563 m, we traverse along the south ridge to the Dufourspitze, 4634 m, in 2½ hours, enjoying beautiful and airy ridge climbing. The descent takes us over the west ridge to the Monte-Rosa Hut, in 3 hours.
- 3 nights accommodation in mountain huts, half-board
- Mountain guide for 4 days.
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