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Ice Hiking to Vallée Blanche

A magnificent
crossing in the heart of the Mont-Blanc massif.
You will live a unique experience crossing the glacier of the White Valley, from the summit of the Aiguille du Midi to the Skyway at Helbronner Point. You will walk in the footsteps of the pioneers of mountaineering and discover the most beautiful peaks of the Mont Blanc massif.

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Number of people
FROM 235 €
The program
STEP 1 /
6.00 am. Go to our office to go by mini bus to the Skyway Mont Blanc gondola
STEP 2 /
7.45 am You board a gondola lift to the top of Helbronner Point 3462m, then you cross the Vallée Blanche gondola to Aiguille du Midi 3842m where you will discover the most spectacular peaks of the Alps including Mont Blanc
STEP 3 /
9.30 am You are equipped with the harness crampons fixed on the shoes and the ice axe in hand, the guide can tie you and you are ready to go down the snow stop of the Aiguille du Midi where you will overhang Chamonix
STEP 4 /
10.00 am We are at the foot of the impressive south face of L'aiguille du Midi, where we can admire the prestigious peaks of the Mont-Blanc massif including the Aiguille Verte, the Grandes-Jorasses, and continue our progress on the wide and low slopes of the glacier to reach the Italian border by discovering crevasses and seracs.
STEP 5 /
1 pm After a short climb from the glacier to the Col des Flambeaux we are back to the gondola of the Skyway to go down into the valley with pictures in the eyes
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Bernard Terraz - High mountain guide
The team
tarentaise tours
Savoyard d’origine, guide de Haute Montagne et moniteur de ski.
Je suis un passionné de ski et d’escalade sous toutes leurs formes... Une passion où un travail qui sont étroitement liés. C’est un métier de passion qui se résume à partager du rêve, dans un domaine où les rapports humains et la nature prennent toute leur dimension.
Changing the program
The program is given as a guide. It can be modified at any moment by the certified professional supervising the group according to the weather, security and snow conditions. These modifications could occur on his own judgment.
Supervision by a IFMGA Mountain Guide
Lift fees
The equipment for the glacier (harness, crampons, ice ax, rope, carabiners)
Not Included
Walking shoes for the glacier
Personal expenses
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Chef Lieu
Route de Val d'Isère
73640 Sainte Foy Tarentaise
Savoie - France

2023 Winter season : December 11th to April 26th.
Open from Sunday to Friday
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