Chamonix-Sallanches Valley Guided Via Ferrata

Come and join Mathis, an aspirant guide, for an unforgettable via ferrata adventure in the Chamonix or the Sallanches Valley in the French Alps.

 
 
 

Details

 

Trip Duration

1/2 day

Mountain Range

Alps

People per Guide

6 people

Trip Level

Intermediate

Offer Period

May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct

Type of Trip

Not specified


 

Come with me on an incredible Via Ferrata adventure in Chamonix or the Sallanches Valley, where you can feel as if you are walking on air.

There is nothing quite like Via Ferrata because it looks and feels like a leap of faith. Actually, instead of a leap, it’s more like several steps. A journey even. And that is where the joy comes in. Because the views you will get while walking beside the valley’s rock faced walls will stay with you forever. As well, the thrill and excitement you will experience will also accompany those memories like a spectacular soundtrack.

Via Ferrata high in the canyons can at first appear scary. However, I can assure you that it is as safe as it is enjoyable. You will be properly supervised and securely harnessed at all times. Hence why you do not have to be a mountaineering expert to participate in this trip. Instead, all you need to bring is energy, enthusiasm, and perhaps some water, too.

There is so much to see while walking on the Via Ferrata. From the canyon itself, which will look like a stern, yet approving face. To the beauty of the Alps beyond. Where you will be able to see the snow capped summit of the famous Mont Blanc (4,808m). As well as the majestic Aiguille du Midi (3,842m) mountain.

I can only say so much about how amazing Via Ferrata in Chamonix or the Sallanches Valley is. It is one of those things that has to be experienced to be truly appreciated. And I know once you experience it, you will not just appreciate it, you will love it. 

I look forward to hearing from you.

And if you want to enjoy a Via Corda adventure with me near Les Mottets in the Chamonix commune, I can guide you on this trip as well.


Price per person

 
1 Person
168 USD

Group of 2
84 USD

Group of 3
67 USD

Group of 4
67 USD

Group of 5
62 USD

Group of 6
62 USD

 

Price includes

 
  • Guiding fee
  • Personal equipment
 The price does not include the guide´s expenses (accommodation, meals, lift tickets, etc).
 

 

What happens if I need to cancel the trip?
If you decide to cancel, you’ll get a 100% refund (minus fees) if the cancellation is notified up to 60 days before the start of the tour, a 75% refund (minus fees) if you cancel between 59 and 30 days before the start of the tour, and a 50% refund if you cancel between 29 and 21 days before the start of the tour. If you cancel less than 21 days before the first day of the tour, you won’t receive a refund. Take into account, however, that if accommodation, flights or transfers were included in the trip you booked, then a different policy may apply as the guide will be bound by the provider’s cancellation policy.

What happens if the guide cancels the trip because of bad weather/unsuitable conditions?
If bad weather or unsuitable conditions force the guide to cancel the trip, he or she will: a) propose a similar activity at a different place where conditions are better, or b) propose to postpone the activity until a later date, or c) cancel. If you refuse option a), our cancellation policy will apply. Please note, however, that the call to cancel a trip due to bad weather can only be made by the guide (not the client).

What happens if the guide doesn’t show up or cancels for personal reasons?
If the guide cancels for reason of injury or other, you will get a 100% refund on your trip.

 

Other details

 
Skill level required
Beginner
Fitness level required
Occasional
Meeting point
Via Curalla at le Plateau d'Assy in the Sallanches valley before you arrive in Chamonix. Or via Evetttes in La Flegere, Chamonix Ski Resort, where you need to take the chair lift.
More info

Harness, helmet and gloves will be provided. However, you should bring water and a backpack for jackets and clothing.

 

About the Guide

 
 

I’m a young photographer and aspirant mountain guide based in Chamonix, France. As a mountain guide, I offer alpine guiding, expedition support and adventure photography services. As a photographer, I like to work in wild and remote locations and I’m specially inspired by skiers, climbers and the outdoors in general.

I’m passionate about taking photographs in an alpine environment and have worked with several of the athletes of the new generation: Matheo Jacquemoud, Tim Alongi, Yann Borgnet and Antonin Cecchini, among many others. I’m sponsored by The North Face, Petzl, Scarpa and Zag Skis, among other brands.

 
 
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