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Mountain Climbing in Monte Rosa: Top Outdoor Adventures Awaiting You


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Climb the stunning peaks of the Monte Rosa massif in the Alps and discover a mountaineering paradise that will take your breath away!

With more than 10 peaks over 4000 meters high, the Monte Rosa massif is a popular destination for mountaineers from all over the world.  It is located between the canton of Valais in Switzerland and Piedmont and the Aosta Valley in Italy. At 4,634 m (15,203 ft), Dufourspitze is the highest peak in the massif. Pick from Explore-Share.com’s selection of trips and discover the splendor of the majestic Monte Rosa peaks!

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FAQs: Mountain Climbing in Monte Rosa

What should I know about Mountain Climbing Monte Rosa?

Monte Rosa is the second highest mountain in the Alps after Mont Blanc. This stunning massif is renowned for its beauty and is shared by Italy and Switzerland. Covered in granite, snow, and glaciers, its rugged peaks are difficult to climb but well worth the effort. Its beautiful ridges, valleys, and lakes have gained it a reputation for being the most breathtaking massif in the Alps. Don’t miss the chance to discover this mountain climbing hotspot with the guides at Explore-Share.com!

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

Awe-inspiring landscapes and views

Many consider Monte Rosa to be the most beautiful massif in the Alps. In fact, it has seduced many pioneering geologists and explorers, and even Da Vinci.

The Spaghetti tour

Because Monte Rosa is made up of many peaks, it is ideal for long climbing adventures such as the famous "Spaghetti Tour" which is a crossing of its highest summits!

Gorner glacier

The Gorner Glacier lies on the west side of the massif and boasts a surface area of 57 km2 (22 sq mi). Overlooking it is the Gornergrat, a rocky ridge that is also a unique vantage point with views of over 20 4,000 meter peaks in the Alps.

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

Monte Rosa is particularly cold, even during the summer months, especially at higher altitudes, and must be taken into consideration on mountaineering trips.

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How can I get to Monte Rosa?

Monte Rosa is a 2-hour drive away from Milan Malpensa (MXP) airport. Buses are also a possible option.

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

For mountain climbing, the best season is in the summer, between June and September.

What people are saying about Mountain Climbing | Monte Rosa



Nice and kind guide and a beautiful weather made our climb a wonderful experience . Thank you very much .



Martin was incredible! From the pre trip preparations to managing all logistics while there - he made sure I had everything I needed, taught me alot, and importantly kept me safe! He truly provided a first class adventure.



Great guide, but unfortunately our trip was cut short because of the weather so we only climbed 2 days instead of 4. But that’s life. The one thing that I didn’t like so much was the portal that you have to go through in order to book the trip. It’s not very personal. I’d rather deal with one person from the start whose name you know and whom you have direct contact with. But overall I was happy with my trip and Claudio and Sylvia did a great job.






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