Chamonix Zermatt entire trail 10 days

Specification

10 days / 9 nights

Grade :

demanding/ ***
6 hours of non-consecutive walk per day

accommodation :

Nights in dormitories

Number of participants :

Minimum 6. Maximum 14

Luggage :

Transported by van

Departure dates :

Thursday to saturday

Price : 1199

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Highlights

Breathtaking viewpoints over Zinalrothorn, Weisshorn, Matterhorn... among others.
Amazing glaciers and peaks.
Rich mountain traditions.

Between us

BREITHORN ASCENSION OPTION (4164 M)
A technically easy 4000 and accessible to endurance hikers.
You can ascent on day 7 in the morning. Upload technical informations.

How to get there

Airport : Geneva
Train station : Chamonix

Including :

International mountain leader,
Full board,
Luggage transfer

Excluding :

Transport to the meeting point
Drinks
Cancellation insurance

Chamonix Zermatt entire trail 10 days

The mythic Chamonix-Zermatt on foot: We start in Chamonix valley, in Le Tour village and end up 10 days later in Zermatt where the legendary Matterhorn waits for us. This route has been taken first by british climbers at the end of the 19th century.

During this trek, you'll ascent passes offering breathtaking views of the surrounding peaks including 4000 + mountains : Dent Blanche, Zinalrothorn, Weisshorn, and the Matterhorn.

Day by day

Day 1 : Chamonix - Trient

We leave Montroc village, walk up to Balme Pass (the border with Switzerland. The view is beautiful : Mont Blanc, Aiguille Verte, Drus ... A descent through the forest leads you to Trient village.

814
900
4H30

Day 2 : Trient - Champex

Two options according to the weather: Bovine taking a trial in balcony dominating the Rhône valley or la fenêtre d'arpette, offering a great view on Trient glacier. Down to Arpette hamlet.

1300 or 900
1000 or 650
6H

Day 3 : Champex - Cabane de Mille

Short bus transfert to Bourg Saint Pierre in Entremont valley. A wonderful panoramic trail (viewpoint over the whole Mont Blanc range and Dents du Midi) to reach the Cabane des Mille.

800
3h30

Day 4 : Cabane de Mille - Cabane de Louvie

We pass through the valaisan ridges to join the village of Bruson. Stunning panorama to discover the central Alps !!!

600
700
4H

Day 5 : Cabane de Louvie - Cabane de prafleuri

2 passes are waiting for us : Louvie and Praz Fleuri.Between them... Le Grand Désert and ibexes accompany us on the way !!

910
525
5H

Day 6 : Cabane de prafleuri - Arolla les haudères

We walk along Grande Dixence lake, then ascent to the Riedmatten Pass. Descent to Arolla and les Haudères village.

714
1327
5H30

Day 7 : Arolla les haudères - Grimentz

We walk through Cotter pasture before getting to Torrent pass. Descent to Moiry lake. A great day to admire the 4000 giants : Dent Blanche, Zinalrothorn, Obergabelhorn, Weisshorn …

858
841
5H

Day 8 : Grimentz - Grüben meiden

We leave Anniviers valley through Meidpass. Descent on Gruben village. We are now in the german spoken part of Switzerland. Beautiful view on turtmanglacier and Bishorn.

1090
972
5H30

Day 9 : Grüben meiden - St Niklaus -Zermatt

Today we ascent Augstbordpass (2894 m) before walking down to Jungu village and St Nicklaus. We are in the Zermatt valley, a quick bus transfer and we arrive to Zermatt.

1075
990
5H30

Day 10 : St Niklaus - Täsch - Zermatt

A nice walk to admire the mythic pyramid. Panoramic view on Zermatt glaciers and summits, perhaps your next trekking will be a Monte-Rosa or Matterhorn Tour...

443
443
3H30

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