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FAQs: Mountain Climbing in Monte Viso

What should I know about Mountain Climbing Monte Viso?

The journey to the summit of Monte Viso is not an overly difficult climb. You don’t need previous experience but you will need to have a high level of fitness. This climb is done over two days and you stay overnight in the Quintino Sella Hut. There are a few different routes you can follow.  The main two are the Main Route that goes up the south face and the East Route. The East Route is slightly more difficult. 

Why should I choose Monte Viso for my Mountain Climbing adventure?

Beautiful flora and fauna

As you climb to the summit of this mountain, you’ll be able to take in the spectacular views of wild flowers and catch a sighting of the local wildlife like marmots.

** Mighty Italian Alps **

Monte Visto is a great starting point for other kinds of climbs you can do in the Italian Alps and beyond. Nearby Argentera (3297 m) is another great option as are the other mountains of the Cottian Alps.

**Satisfying summit **

This is a high climb at 3,841 m but not technically difficult. You’ll get the satisfaction of climbing a tall peak in the Alps, without needing endless mountaineering experience.

What can I expect from the weather during my Mountain Climbing trip in Monte Viso?

During the summer while the weather is warm in the area, it can still be freezing up higher on Monte Viso.

Which language is predominantly spoken in the Monte Viso region?


What currency is accepted around Monte Viso?

Euro (EUR)

How can I get to Monte Viso?

Fly to Turin then take the bus or drive to Pian del Re to start your climb.

What's the country code for the Monte Viso region?


When is the best time to travel to Monte Viso for Mountain Climbing?

June through September

What people are saying about Mountain Climbing | Monte Viso



Great trip! Jacopo is really a great guide and pushed us to achieve our goal. He is also very fun to be around and we got along with him great. We had an excellent time !

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