Climbing 4000 meters peaks in Zermatt

A certified mountain guide invites you to climb several 4000 meters peaks in Zermatt, as Zumsteinspitze, Castor, Breithorn and others!

 
 
 

Details

 

Trip Duration

5 days

Mountain Range

Alps

People per Guide

3 people

Trip Level

Intermediate

Offer Period

Jun, Aug, Sep

Type of Trip

Not specified


 

Join me in this 5-day trip to climb several 4000 meters peaks in Zermatt. The Swiss Mecca of mountaineering has many gems. Indeed, we can climb up to 9 different peaks! They are Zumsteinspitze (4563m), Signalkuppe (4554m), Ludwigshöhe (4341m), Parrotspitze (4432m), Schwarzhorn (4322m), Castor (4228m), Pollux (4092m), Vincentpyramide (4215m) and Breithorn (4159m). I’m sure you recognize some of there names!

The views over the valley are truly spectacular. This this is not only for “summit collectors”. In fact, it’s great for 4000 m newcomers!

For this fantastic tour you need to have experience walking with crampons. There are flanks up to about 40°.

Are you interested in this 5-day trip filled with exciting 4000 meters ascents? Then please contact me for more information!


Price per person

 
1 Person
3357 USD

Group of 2
1785 USD

Group of 3
1224 USD

 

Price includes

 
  • Guiding fee
 

 

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.

 

Itinerary

 
  • Day 1: Arrival

    We meet early in the morning in Zermatt. We drive to the Matterhorn (about 3800m). We cross the Breithorn to the Ayas refuge.

  • Day 2: Castor

    Castor (4223m) and descent to the Quintino Sella refuge.

  • Day 3: Passo del Naso, Ludwigshöhe, Parrotspitze

    Passo del Naso and possibly Ludwigshöhe (4341m) as well as Parrotspitze (4432m). Then descent to Gnifetti refuge.

  • Day 4: Zumsteinspitze, Signalkuppe

    Zumsteinspitze (4563m) and Signalkuppe (4554m), depending on the condition of the participants. Overnight at Margherita hut.

  • Day 5: Descent and departure

    Descent over the border glacier and the new Monte Rosa hut to the Gornergrat. Then train back to Zermatt.

 
 

Other details

 
Meeting point
In Zermatt.
Accommodation

- Ayas refuge
- Quintino Sella refuge
- Gnifetti refuge
- Margherita refuge

More info

If necessary I will provide the rental equipment.

 

About the Guide

 
 
 
 
FROM 1224 USD per person

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