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Piz Bernina 3-day guided ascent

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A 3-day climbing trip adventuring in the insides of the spectacular Piz Bernina in the Swiss-Italian Alps suitable for all exporation fanatics, in the company of one of the IFMGA-certified guides in the Peakshunter team.


3 Days

Jun - Sep


Come and join me in this amazing trip to the Piz Bernina in Switzerland! We will spend three full days together climbing, hiking and discovering wonderful places you will never forget.

Adventure to the enormous pleasure of seeing the Swiss-Italian Alps and their greatness. In particular, the great Piz Bernina, at a height of more than 4000 meters.

Throughout this magnificent itinerary, I will accompany you in the exploration of the sharp peaks of Piz Palù of over 3900 meters. After that, we will reach the highest part of the mountain range: the Piz Bernina.

You have little climbing experience? It is not a problem because the excursion is not significantly difficult. You just need to be in a good physical shape and have some regular walking or running training.

Do not miss the fantastic opportunity to climb one of the Alps’ highest peaks. You will come with me in reduced groups of maximum 2 people. This is how I can guarantee the trip to be personalized as well as safe. You just have to enjoy!

Remember, though, that it is always very important that you follow my instructions when we adventure into the Piz Bernina. Also, to respect any change in the schedule since they are meant to guarantee your safety during the excursion.

Climbers, get yourselves ready to live the memorable experience of climbing challenging Alpine mountains. Once we reach the summits, you will have the pleasure of witnessing one of the greatest views you will ever see.

Come with me and we will enjoy every minute of the Piz Bernina adventure together. I guarantee you it will be a trip you will always remember. I’ll be waiting for your contact. It will be a great pleasure to accompany you through this unique adventure.

Price includes

- Guiding fee

- Personal insurance

Price details

20 Euros/per person for ice axe, harness, crampons and helmet.


Day 1: Departure and arrival at Diavolezza Hut

Departure from Pontresina (Switzerland) and following arrival at the hut to enjoy a wonderful view of the Western Alps

Day 2: Reaching Palù and arrival at the Marco and Rosa hut

Waking up and ice climbing upwards until the reaching of the summit of the first Palù. Then, we will continue going up until we reach the height of 3901 meters. We will finally walk trasversally toward the Marco and Rosa hut at 3609 meters. Sleeping and charging energies

Day 3: Reaching Piz Bernina's summit and descent towards the Morteratsch glacier

We will overcome a snowy slope and then with just a little effort we will reach the top of Piz Bernina at 4049 meters. Photo and long descent to arrive at the Monrterastsch glacier.



What are some recommended accommodations near our adventure location?

We understand that finding the perfect place to stay is an essential part of your adventure experience. To help you with this, we’ve curated a list of three highly recommended hotels that offer comfort, convenience, and a touch of local charm. These accommodations are well-suited for adventurers looking to relax and rejuvenate after an exciting day of exploration
Hotel Edelweiss Lugano Switzerland
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Hotel Pestalozzi Lugano Switzerland
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Hotel Walter au Lac Lugano Switzerland
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About the guide

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Mountain Guide

Giving and receiving smiles, seeing the satisfaction on the faces of our customers, seeking opportunities for growth, stimulating authenticity in personal and group relationships, in sharing mountaineering disciplines, fears, efforts, and moments of difficulty, which are part of the integrated with experiences, essential ingredients of every summit climb: these are our focus, our beliefs, and our most important results, as outdoor Professionals and as people who love the mountains and their work as Alpine Guides!

Founded in 2013 by Elis and Silvia, PEAKSHUNTER Mountain Guides is a team of IFMGA-certified Mountain Professionals and outdoor activities experts, based in the town of Aosta, not far from Courmayeur-Chamonix, on the Italian side of the Mont Blanc massif.

We live and work in the beautiful Aosta Valley region, very close to French and Swiss borders near to Geneva, Milan, and Turin international airports.

Mont Blanc, Matterhorn, Dufourspitze, Pyramide Vincent and Regina Margherita Hut, Gran Paradiso, Breithorn, Lyskamm, Castor and Pollux are only a few of several 4000 Alps summits you can climb with us: most of our team of Guides were born and grew up close to these mountains and they have explored the ascent routes several times during different seasons, with skis or crampons!

- We love our work: we plan all our trips with great commitment and deep respect for the Alpine environment, for its inhabitants, and its territories. Including local traditions in different valleys and Alpine areas.

- We love Mountain, Nature, and Outdoor activities, that we like to share with people from all around the world. We are enthusiastic to meet like-minded adventurers and share new experiences and memorable emotions with the support of our Mountain Guides.

- Safety and Risk Management are essential for us, as elements of fundamental importance during every single trip we plan and carry out with our customers: for this reason, we offer introductory courses to the different alpine disciplines (Mountaineering, Rock climbing, Ice climbing, Ski mountaineering, Freeride, Rescue Crevasse, and Avalanche) to convey awareness and responsibility to our customers.

- We offer solid Experience, with several years organizing outdoor disciplines around mountain and wild areas, in many different countries of Italy and Europe, for individuals or groups, including 7-day customer support for booking, logistics, and personal assistance for planning and reservations.

- As certified Mountain Guides, we offer training courses, to improve technical skills and to learn basic knowledge about mountaineering in the Alps, which is essential to explore and climb the Mountains safely in any situation or conditions.

- We are happy to provide customized programs for every customer's demand: our Experience is synonymous with Professionalism and Customer Care to guarantee unforgettable emotions and beautiful smiles!

Fulfill your dreams, discover breathtaking views or simply enjoy an extraordinary day: you just need to use your imagination and we will carry out your trip as you desire to live it!

Let’s plan your next mountain project together!



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What people are saying about this trip



Hi everybody. It is very difficult from me to give you review. The guide was not from Peakshunters, but from Guide Alpine Bormio. I had a big problem with my stomack, so we decided to go to Piz Monteratsch. The weather was terrible : very cold, snowy and foggy, so it was fortunate not to be in Biancograt and I cannot say what was the rating of this route. But generally, guide Federico was nice, he had patiency with me and my problems. But he was with me only 1,5 day, not two, so what about any discount for me? And special thanks to Gauthier, he was interested about me and my preferencies. Have a nice time!

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