SELF GUIDED

Mont Blanc Treks Ltd

CHAMONIX TRAILS
SELF GUIDED TREK

TREK OVERVIEW

Trek: Chamonix Treks- Self guided
Duration: 7 nights
Trekking: 5 days
Suitability and grading: Grade 3. The trek requires a good level of stamina and fitness for 5 days of trekking over high Alpine and rugged terrain.
Accommodation: 7 x 3 star Hotel
Meals: 7 x B&B
Price: £1195 per person (discounts for groups of more than 4 people)
Dates: To suit you

9 NIGHT ITINERARY

 DAY 1

Arrival in the Chamonix valley

When self guided the following itinerary can be done in any order.

DAY 2

FLEGERE TO LAC BLANC
From Chamonix you will commence the day walk within the stunning Aiguilles Rouges nature reserve to Lac Blanc 2352m. Enjoy the most spectacular views of the Mont Blanc massif from this lofty position high above the Chamonix Valley.
Distance: 10km
Height gain: +500m
Descent: -500m
Accommodation: Hotel with twin or double 
rooms, B&B

DAY 3

LE TOUR & THE AIGUILLETTE DES POSSETTES
You take the bus to Le Tour and steadily up to the summit of the beautiful Aiguillette des Possettes with stunning views of the Mont Blanc Massif and the Chamonix valley. From here you descend to the Col des Possettes 2201m, and on to the Col du Balme before returning to Le Tour.
Distance: 10km
Height gain: +800m
Descent: -800m
Accommodation: Refuge, dormitory, half board.

 DAY 4

Free day to explore Chamonix

DAY 5

LES HOUCHES TO LE PRARION
The day walk on day 5 takes you from Les Houches to the summit of the Prarion 1903m. Viewing the Mont Blanc range from the west you pass the Ferme du Charme and descend via the Col du Voza to the valley bottom.
Distance: 16km
Height gain: +900m
Descent: -900m
Accommodation: Auberge with twin or double rooms, B&B.

DAY 6

BUET TO THE COL DE BERARD
You take the Mont Blanc Express to Le Buet near the swiss boarder. The walk takes you from Le Buet and ascends steadily up the Bérard Valley towards the Col de Bérard at 2460m enjoying fabulous views of the Aiguille Rouges.
Distance: 16km
Height gain: +1200m
Descent: -1200m
Accommodation: Hotel with twin or double 
rooms, B&B

DAY 7

PLAN PRAZ TO LES HOUCHES VIA THE TMB ROUTE
The final day takes you on the Tour du Mont Blanc route from Plan Praz at 2000m to Les Houches via the col du Brevent, Brevent 2525m. Truly stunning views are to be had all day long, as you head through the Aiguille Rouges nature reserve to the Aiguillette des Houches and finally descend to Les Houches where you will take the bus or train back to Chamonix.
Distance: 13km 
Height gain: +700m 
Descent: -1500m
Accommodation: Hotel with twin or double 
rooms, B&B.

 DAY 8

Onward journey

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