2-day splitboarding tour in Breithorn and Porta Nera

This 2-day trip offers you the chance to ascend a 4000 meter peak and enjoy a real Alpine splitboarding experience. Join Francesco, IFMGA certified mountain guide, on this tour in Breithorn and Porta Nera Glacier.

 
 

Details

 

Trip Duration

2 days

Mountain Range

Alps

People per Guide

4 people

Trip Level

Intermediate

Offer Period

Mar, Apr, May

Type of Trip

Not specified

Highlights

 
     

    Located in the border area between Switzerland and Italy, Monte Rosa is a glaciated massif from the Alps that has several peaks above 4000 meters in altitude. The Breithorn is one of them and also a popular mountain group to enjoy different winter activities.

    As for the first day of this adventure we will ascend the western summit of Breithorn. With 4,165 meters above sea level, this is the highest point in the mountain group.

    On day 2, we’ll have the chance to have some great splitboarding time down the Porta Nera Glacier, a col from the north side of the Breithorn. We may even have the possibility to visit Zermatt, a little village and an important ski resort situated in Switzerland.

    Our accommodation for this trip will be the Rifugio Guide del Cervino (3,480 m). The hut is located at Plateau Rosa, a glacier from the Swiss region of Valais.

    Participants must have prior splitboarding or skiing experience. You also should have a good physical condition.

    Ready to go splitboarding in Breithorn and Porta Nera? Do not hesitate and send your request now. It would be a pleasure to safely guide you on this tour.

    If you are interested in more splitboarding in this area, I also offer a 5-day tour in Gran Paradiso. Check it out!

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    Price per person

     
    Group of 1
    550 EUR

    Group of 2
    275 EUR

    Group of 3
    183 EUR

    Group of 4
    138 EUR

     

    Price includes

     
    • Guiding fee
    • Transport during the trip
    • Personal Insurance
     Rental fee of a harness and an ARTVA included. Not included: Lifts, half-board in the hut (50€ per person per night + 25€ per night for the guide, to be divided among group members).
     

    Other details

     
    Skill level required

    Intermediate

    Fitness level required

    Fit

    Accommodation

    Rifugio Guide del Cervino

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    Remember to bring your splitboards and mountain boots.

     

    About the Guide

     
     

    I am a young Italian UIAGM - UVGAM guide and I live the mountain in all its aspects.

    I love being in the mountains during every period of the year and I think each season is special and give us the possibility to discover a different side of the mountain: freeride skiing and ice climbing in winter, ski touring and ice/mixed routes in spring, rock climbing and trekking/alpinism in summer and autumn. Each experience lived in the mountain is unique and for me it is a real pleasure to help and assist people living something that sometimes is almost like a dream.

    I speak fluently Italian, English, French and Spanish.

    I live in Valtournenche, in the Matterhorn valley, and work with a well consolidated group of UIAGM mountain guides, so we can provide the professional support needed even in case of big groups of people: by contacting me you will always find a solution for your trip in the mountains!

     
     

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    What People are Saying about Francesco Ratti

     

    Francesco is awesome! Amazing guide. Highly skilled and a super nice guy. Recommended!
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    Addie Conner
    Everything was perfect! The two-day traverse is amazing, and our guide Francesco did an excellent job, tailoring the activity to our capabilities. Highly advisable! David
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