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Experienced Climbing Tour in Monte-Rosa, Switzerland (4 Days)

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 4 day(s)
Group Size: 2 people
Destination(s): Switzerland  
Specialty Categories: Mountain/Rock Climbing  
Season: June - September
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: No
Minimum Per Person Price: 1980 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 1980 US Dollar (USD)

The summits of ten 4000 meters are scaled in 4 days. With only 2 guests attached to the rope, the mountain guide can lead you individually and accomplish all the planned tours. A high level of physical fitness and experience in firn and ice are prerequisites for the tour. The daily ascents take 6 to 7 hours.

Itinerary:
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.

Notes:
Airfare is not included in the tour price.

Services:
- 3 nights accommodation in mountain huts, half-board
- Mountain guide for 4 days.

Note: Maximum of 2 people per mountain guide.

About This Supplier
Location: Switzerland
Joined InfoHub: Nov 2006

Welcome to the Mountains! For over 22 years, we have been taking guests from around the world into the mountains. With small groups and customized programs, each tour is guaranteed to be a tremendous experience. Our aim and objective – complete customer satisfaction! It would be our pleasure to have you as our...

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