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Around the Matterhorn Trek

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 11 day(s)
Group Size: 2 - 6 people
Destination(s): Switzerland  
Specialty Categories: Hiking & Trekking  
Season: July - August
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: Yes
Minimum Per Person Price: 2820 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 2820 US Dollar (USD)

Not only the Matterhorn but the Weisshorn, Zinalrothorn, Dent Blanche, Dent d’Herens. Walking from Zermatt along the Europa trail then over the Meidenpass into deep wild valley, moving south into Italy before returning to Zermatt. Nights are spend in small Inn, except two nights in mountain huts.

Tour Itinerary:

Day 1: Arriving at Geneva or Zurich Intl Airport Switzerland, transfer by train and bus To Grächen.

Day 2: Grächen 1622 m a.s.l. – Gasenried 1659 m – Europahütte ON 2240 m Hiking hours approx 6 hours 10’ Elevation gain: 618 m (crossing the great ditch, a long stone pass, strenous!) Elevation loss ---

Day 3: Europahütte 2240 m – Ottavan Täschalp 2187 m – Tufteren 2215 m – Zermatt 1616 m on Hiking hours approx 6 hours 15’ Elevation Gain: 28 m Elevation loss: 652 m

Day 4: Cable Car up to Gandegg 3029 m or Trockener Steg 2939 m – crossing Glacier with Licensed mountain Guide – Theodulpass 3301 m highest point of the Tour - Testa Grigia by Cable Car down to Breuil Cervinia (Italy) 2006 m – Perreres 1850 m – Fenêtre du di Cignana 2441 m – Cabane Perucca Vuillermoz 2900 m, on Hiking hours approx 6 hours 35’ Elevation Gain: 1412 m Elevation Loss: 156 m

Day 5: Col die Valcornera 3066 m – Prarayer 2005 m – Cabane Collon – Nacamuli 2900 m Hiking Hours approx: 6 hours 30’ Elevation gain: 979 m Elevation loss: 1061 m

Day 6: Col Collon 3087 m – High Glacier of Arolla (at the foot of glacier) 2550m, crossing with licensed Mountain Guide – Point 2089 m – Arolla 1969 m , on Hiking Hours: approx 5 hours Elevation gain: 269 m Elevation loss: 1118 m

Day 7: Arolla – Les Haudères 1452 m by Postal Car - Villa 1739 m – Col de Torrent 2919 – Moiry Barrage 2250 m, on Hiking Hours approx: 6 hours Elevation Gain: 1467 m Elevation loss: 669 m

Day 8: Sorebois 2438 m – Zinal 1675 m – Hotel Weisshorn 2337 m, on
Hiking Hours approx: 6 hours Elevation gain: 850 m Elevation loss: 763 m

Day 9: Meidpass 2790m – Gruben/Meiden 1825 m, on Hiking Hours: approx 4 hours Elevation gain: 453 m Elevation loss: 965 m

Day 10: Augstbordpass 2894 m – Jungu 1968 m and by cable Car to St. Niklaus on: at St. Niklaus or traveling back to Zermatt Hiking hours: 5 hours 15’

Day 11: By Train down to Visp – Lausanne – Geneva or Zurich Airport Intl

Airfare is not included in the tour price.

2 persons: $ 4,320 per person
3 persons: $ 3,570
4 persons: $ 3,195
5 persons: $ 2,970
6 persons: $ 2,820

Service include:
Expert leadership by Swiss Guides or „Accompagnateur de montagne“
Licensed mountain guides for crossing Theodule and Haut –glacier D’Arolla ( including crampons)
Accomodations: Hotels, In , mountain huts
Breakfast / dinner in hotel
Half pension in In and mountain huts
Transportation during the tour. Buses, cable cars, chairlifts as per the itinerary
Luggages transfer by van (only possible in 4 hotels)
Group technical equipment
Map valais. 1:120’000

Service does not include:
INT’L airfare, airport taxes
Exccess baggages
Transfer airport to Grachen and back to airport
Picnic lunches and snacks
Personal equipment

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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