Reach the summit of Gran Paradiso in the Aosta Valley, the highest mountain located 100% within Italy, together with one of our local IFMGA mountain guides.
Reach the top of the highest mountain entirely within Italy.
Get the chance to observe beautiful alpine animals on the way.
Spend the night in a comfortable hut and taste delicious meals.
Contemplate stunning views from the summit!
Climbing the Grand Paradis / Gran Paradiso in Valsavarenche (Aosta Valley) is an awesome mountaineering experience. It is a straightforward climb with amazing, rewarding views from the summit. Join us and let us show you this stunning peak!
At 4,061 m (13,323 ft), Gran Paradiso stands tall in the Alps, between the Aosta Valley and Piedmont regions in Italy. This beautiful mountain is relatively easy to climb, although the rocky terrain near the summit requires some prior mountaineering experience. On this program, we will show you the way to the top of this lovely peak and you will experience all of its splendor.
During the first day of the trip, we’ll enjoy an easy 3-hour hike to Rifugio Vittorio Emanuele II. Then, on day 2, we will climb to the summit of Gran Paradiso and enjoy the stunning views that have earned it its name before coming back down. Climbing up and returning will take around 8 hours in total.
This is a very special ascent because:
So, are you ready to discover this amazing mountain in the Italian Alps? Then don’t hesitate to contact us. It will be a pleasure to guide you!
Mountain hut - Rifugio Vittorio Emanuele Prices: * Dormitory: 27€ * Bedroom 4/5 places: 31€ * 1/2 board bedroom 4/5 places: 51,5€ (Guide: 44,5€) It will need to be booked in advance (+39 01 65 95 920) and paid on the spot.
The season starts on May 30th and ends on September 20th. It is also possible to do the ascent outside these months but most probably using skis or snowshoes. Please contact us if you want more information.
Trek starts in Pont (Valsavarenche) where there’s a nice camping. You can fly to Geneva, Turin or Milan, rent a car and a drive to Pont (Valsavaranche). It will take you +/- 2 1/2 hour from Geneva, +/- 1 hour 50 min from Turin, 2 hours 40 min from Milan.
Tomas and his team of IFMGA/UIMLA-certified mountain guides & leaders and rock climbing instructors (Anna, Andrea, Elis, Enrico, Ivan, Julia, Lucia, Marika, and Oreste) are some of the top outdoor adventure professionals in Italy.
Whether you wish to climb the Gran Paradiso or go on an exciting via ferrata in the Dolomites, among other amazing 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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Really enjoyed it. Organization of the trip and Guide was awesome.
A 60 ans, j\'avais besoin de prouver que mon organisme était encore capable de se surpasser. C\'était un test pour l\'ascension du KILI. Attention prévenir les novices comme moi à bien s\'alimenter lors de l\'ascension sous peine de manquer d\'énergie dans les 100 derniers mètres de l\'ascension du Grand Paradis. Aventure inoubliable. Merci à Andréa.
Group of 1
|EUR 681 each|
Group of 2
|EUR 341 each|
Group of 3
|EUR 248 each|
Group of 4
|EUR 196 each|
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- Guiding fee
The price includes the guide fee. It doesn't include (1) The hut half board fee for you and the guide (see prices below) (2) the rent of the equipment you might need. The rental pack including the helmet, the harness, the ice axe and the crampons costs 30 EUR per person for the 2 days.