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3-day Hut-to-hut trek around Monviso (3,841m) from Pian del Re

Join UIMLA mountain leader Nicola Dispoto in Pian del Re to climb the magnificent Monviso in the Italian Alps.

Mountain RangeAlps
Duration3 days
Offer periodJun, Jul, Aug, Sep
Skill LevelIntermediate
Fitness LevelFit
Type of tripGroup

Highlights

  • Enjoy breathtaking views of the majestic Monviso.

  • Stay in cozy mountain huts along the way.

  • See the different sides of "The Stone King".

Description

Have you always imagined spending a few nights in cozy huts surrounded by the majestic Alps?  Well, I can help make this wish come true by taking you on a thrilling, 3-day hut-to-hut guided trek around Monviso from Pian del Re, Italy.

At 3,841m, Monviso, or Monte Viso, is the highest mountain in the Cottian Alps, a group of mountains located along the border between France and Italy. On this trek, we will discover the different faces of this mighty mountain, known locally in Italy as “The Stone King”.

On the first day, we will meet in Pian del Re. From here, we will make our way to the Quintino Sella Hut and onwards to the Vallanta Hut. Each day, we will trek for about 3- 5 hours every day, taking small breaks whenever needed. Our our final day, we will reach an altitude of 3,841m before heading back down to Pian del Re.

Request to book this adventurous, 3-day guided trek around Monviso for an unforgettable experience in the Italian Alps.
Be sure to check out my profile for other adventures in Italy and beyond!

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Meeting point

Autogrill Saronno at 6 AM. Hikers coming from Milan may be able to meet me there. Please contact me to ask about any other meeting points.

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Itinerary

Day 1: Pian del Re

On the first day, we’ll meet in Pian del Re.

Day 2: Quintino Sella Hut

We’ll spend our second night at the Quintino Sella Hut.

Day 3: Vallanta Hut

Our final night together will be spent at the Vallanta Hut.


Equipment you will need to bring

Sunglasses

Backpack

Water bottle

Other gear: Warm, comfortable clothes, gloves, wool hat, sunblock, hiking gear.


About the guide

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I'm Nicola, an UIMLA certified International Mountain Leader. Mountains, nature and adventure are my passion. I love guiding my clients, specially in the mountains of Lombardy and Valtellina.

I guide trekking, hiking and snowshoeing tours in this beautiful region in northern Italy, and also in the Parco delle Orobie Valtellinesi. My proposals range from easy excursions to more demanding treks, mountain orientations and nature discovery tours.

Contact me and I will take you to discover the unspoiled scenery and extraordinary beauty of this unique place in Italy!


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Prices per person

Group of 1

EUR 284 each

Group of 2

EUR 284 each

Group of 3

EUR 284 each

Group of 4

EUR 284 each

Group of 5

EUR 284 each

Group of 6

EUR 284 each

Group of 7

EUR 284 each

Group of 8

EUR 284 each

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Price includes

• Guiding fee

• Accommodation

• Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Price details

• There is a minimum of 4 and a maximum of 12 people per group. Personal accident, insurance, half-board accommodation in huts and 2 packed lunches are included. Not Included: Overhead travel expenses, remaining meals.


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