• Trip duration
    6 days
  • Trip level
    Intermediate
  • Max people per guide
    8 people
  • Mountain range
    Alps
  • Best period
    Mar

Description

Discover one of the most beautiful ski touring spots in italy! Mt Viso is great option for all ski and snowboard lovers with an adventurous spirit…

Mt Viso is located in Italy in the border with France and it’s known for being the highest mountain of the Cottian Alps. It has 3841 meters high and it is popular because its pyramid shape.

I propose a 6-day program during while we will discover some exciting skiing spots. Beside this, we will have the opportunity to explore the amazing Queyras valley and the local culture throughout the picturesque villages we’ll traverse.

Mt Viso is a great option if you are a mountain lover… Why? Here are some reasons that will make you decide to do it:
  • Firstly, we will discover incredible ski touring spots, with different difficulty’s level;
  • Further, during the trip we will rest in comfortable and warm refuges with a delicious Italian gastronomy;
  • It’s a great time to discover an explore the amazing Italian culture, in a really beautiful setting;
  • At least, I bring all my knowledge and experience to help you to live an unforgettable adventure.

Skiers/snowboarders that want to join me in this tour must have an excellent physical condition. Additionally, it’s necessary to have prior experience skiing in varied terrains.

I propose here an already programmed departure date:

  • From 03/12/2017 to 03/17/2017

If you can’t attend the trip at this time, feel free to ask me to organised it in other date. We will have time to discuss about it and adapted according your desires.

So, don’t hesitate in getting in touch with me if you have any interest in this skiing program. It will be  my pleasure to guide you and help you to discover such a beautiful place! Let’s share a great moment together! Don’t miss it!

Itinerary

Day 1

Meeting. Then, transfer to Saint Verán and refuge

Meeting at the Oulx-Cesana, Briançon or Montdauphin-Guillestre train station. Transfer by minibus to Saint Verán in Queyras valley.

We take the lifts of Saint Verán reaching to Chateau Renard peak. Afterwards, descent to Clausis chapel.

Night at the Blanche refuge.

 

Day 2

Move from Blanche refuge to Bagnour refuge

Easy climb to Caramantran peak (3025m) from where we descend to Chianale village in Varaita valley.

Transfer by taxi to Castello village. Later, we ascend the valley through a cembro forest to Bagnour refuge.

Night at the refuge.

 

Day 3

Transfer from Bagnour refuge to Pian Melze village

Traverse throughout the Giargiatte valley, we move to the Chiaffredo Pass. Descent to Gallarino Pass and then to Quintino Sella refuge. Lastly, we descent to Pian Melze, a picturesque Piedmontese village.

Night in the village in a refuge inn.

Day 4

Transfer from Pian Melze to Villar Pellice

Traverse to De Gianna Pass and from there to Punta Sea Bianca summit. Beautiful descent through the valley to Pautas bridge in Pellice valley. Transfer to the small village of Villar Pellice.

Night at a hotel.

Day 5

Transfer from Villar Pellice refuge to Jervis refuge

Transfer to Villanova and climb to Jervis refuge.

Then, we continue towards Punta Barant for enjoy some interesting skiing spots.

 

Day 6

Last day of the trip and return to home

The last stage of the trip will take us to Lacroix Croce Pass from where we start the ascent to Praroussin.

Later, descent to the french side to Echalp. Transfer to Mont Dauphin by mini bus.

Return to home.

Price per person

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Price includes

  • Guiding fee
  • Accommodation
  • All meals during trip
  • Lifts
  • Transport during the trip
  • Mountain guide's expenses

Extras

Meeting point

- Oulx-Cesana, Briançon or Montdauphin-Guillestre train station.

Accommodation

- Half board hotel or refuge during all the trip

More info

- It is highly recommended to be well insured. During the registration, I offer an assurance via Europe Assistance. - The groups are available with a minimum of 5 participants and maximum of 8 participants.