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Bernina peaks 5-day climbing tour

Join a certified mountain guide on this 5-day mountaineering adventure in Bernina, climbing Piz Morteratsch, piz Roseg, Piz Bernina and more!

Mountain RangeAlps
Duration5 days
Offer periodJun, Jul, Aug, Sep
Type of tripNot specified


This is your chance to ascend the most beautiful peaks of the Bernina. We will cross challenging paths in this wonderful part of Switzerland. 

During this demanding and exciting week we will climb select peaks in the area. The itinerary includes the highest peak of the massif, Piz Bernina (4049m), one of the 4000s. We will also get to the top of Piz Morteratsch (3751m), Piz Roseg (3937m) and Piz Palü (3905m).

For this tour you need to be in very good condition to walk up to 12 hours a day. In addition, you need to have experience handling crampons and ice axe. We will climb up to difficulty III.

Want to join me on this adventure in the Bernina range? Then please contact me so we can start planning this trip! 

Switzerland is an ideal destination for mountaineering.



In mountain huts.

Meeting point

At the parking of the Diavolezza cable car.



Day 1: Arrival

Short train ride, ascent to Bovalhütte.
Walking time: 2 hours
D +650m.

Day 2: Piz Morteratsch

Ascent to Piz Morteratsch (3751m), fantastic panoramic views of Biancograt, Piz Palü and Piz Roseg. Descent to Tschiervahütte.
Walking time: 7 hours
D +1250/-1180m

Day 3: Piz Roseg

Over the classic Eselsgrat (UIAA III) to the summit of Piz Roseg (3937m). Back to the Tschiervahütte.
Walking time: 10 hours
D +/-1350m

Day 4: Piz Bernina

Today we climb the highest peak of the Eastern Alps, the Piz Bernina (4049m) over the spectacular Biancograt. Descent over the Spalla Ridge to the legendary Marco e Rosa Hut.
Walking time: 12 hours
D +1500/-500m

Day 5: Piz Palü

The Piz Palü (3905m) is just as impressive as the ones from the past few days, but it offers a unique sight into the imposing north face of the classics.
Walking time: 7 hours
D +800/-1000m

About the guide

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Tomas and his team of IFMGA/UIMLA-certified mountain guides & leaders and rock climbing instructors (Kyriakos, Daniel, Andrej, Tobias, Bernd, Herbert, Guy and Noé) are some of the top outdoor adventure professionals in Switzerland.

Whether you wish to climb the Matterhorn, Eiger, Jungfrau or Monch, or enjoy amazing freeride or ski touring days around Verbier or Zermatt, among other great options, they will be able to show you the top spots and the ropes to ensure you have an unforgettable and safe adventure.

Tomas will be your main point of contact during the booking process and will be able to help you with all the questions you have in order to make sure you receive the best possible guiding service.

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