Dont fancy being guided and trekking in a group? We offer a self guided option with all our treks. We will book all the accommodation & meals and give you detailed route information including maps, route cards, local information etc, making your trek hassle free.

What the self-guided trek includes:

  • Good quality accommodation
  • Unlimited expert advise & support
  • Detailed itinerary
  • Trek guide book
  • Daily route cards
  • 1:25,000 maps
  • Historical & environmental information
  • Safety & emergency cards
  • Language cards
What the self-guided trek includes:

Accommodation

All our self-guided treks offer good quality accommodation. Over the years we have tried & tested accommodation whilst trekking with our guided groups so we know that each hotel, auberge or refuge offer good facilities, service and food.

 

Accommodation-wise we offer two standards of self-guided trek:

 

Standard trek that includes hotel accommodation the majority of the time with twin/double rooms with private facilities. 

 

Refuges trek that will be slightly less expensive and includes Refuge, Auberge & Hotel accommodation with dormitory sleeping.

Tour du Mont Blanc

The Tour du Mont Blanc is the most popular long distance trek in Europe and it is not hard to see why, the environment is truly spectacular covering an approximate distance of 160 klms with stunning views day after day. 

 

For more information regarding the TMB see our information page

Walkers Haute Route

Journeying over a distance of 180 kms from Chamonix to Zermatt it is rigorous to say the least and is reserved for the fittest of mountain walkers. The daily height gain is substantial with the overall accumulation of 12,000 mtrs.

 

For more informaton on the Walkers Haute Route take a look at our information page

Grand Paradiso

The Traverse of the Grand Paradiso or Alta Via 2 is a remote and stunningly beautiful gem taking you from Chardonney to Courmayeur in the Aosta valley. This seemingly pristine untouched rugged terrain is a must for any seasoned trekker.

Vanoise national park

France's first national park this area of the Western Alps is a largely unknown jewel and well worth the effort. The Tour of the Vanoise takes you into high and remote places trekking from hut to hut in un-spoilt, tranquil and stunningly beautiful surroundings.

Classic Self Guided trekking holidays

Mont Blanc Treks offers a range of self guided treks in the alpine areas of France, Italy & Switzerland. We focus on Europe’s classic treks in and around Mont Blanc, Swiss Valais, Grand Paradiso & the French National Parks.

We have 15 self guided itineraries featuring the Tour du Mont Blanc, Walkers Haute Route from Chamonix to Zermatt, Chamonix Trails, Grand Traverse of the Paradiso & multi day trek in the Vanoise National Park. We will book you good quality accommodation and supply you with daily route cards, maps, guide books and all the necessary information to make your trek hassle free. 

 

Tour du Mont Blanc: Full Tour

Tour du Mont Blanc: Full Tour

  • 11 nights, 10 days trekking
  • 165k full circuit starting & finishing in Chamonix
  • Self-guided trek
  • Good quality accommodation
  • Hassle free independent trekking
  • Flexible start date to suit you
  • Maps, route cards, guide book & expert advise
  • Option to select daily route using traditional TMB or variants
Tour du Mont Blanc 'Best Of'

Tour du Mont Blanc 'Best Of'

  • 7 nights, 6 days trekking 
  • 110k shortened 'Best of' Tour starting & finishing in Chamonix
  • Self-guided trek
  • Good quality accommodation
  • Hassle free independent trekking
  • Flexible start date to suit you
  • Maps, route cards, guide book & expert advise
  • Option to select daily route using traditional TMB or variants
Tour du Mont Blanc: West

Tour du Mont Blanc: West

  • 6 nights, 4 days trekking 
  • 65k Classic trek from Chamonix to Courmayeur
  • Self-guided trek
  • Good quality accommodation
  • 1 free day to explore Courmayeur & Chamonix
  • Flexible start date to suit you
  • Maps, route cards, guide book & expert advise
  • Option to select daily route using traditional TMB or variants
£1345 per person
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£1095 per person
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£995 per person
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Tour du Mont Blanc: Easterly trek

Tour du Mont Blanc: Easterly trek

  • 7 nights, 6 days trekking
  • 100k classic trek from Courmayeur to Chamonix
  • Self-guided trek
  • Good quality accommodation
  • Hassle free independent trekking
  • Flexible start date to suit you
  • Maps, route cards, guide book & expert advise
  • Option to select daily route using traditional TMB or variants
Tour du Mont Blanc in Refuges

Tour du Mont Blanc in Refuges

  • 12 nights, 11 days trekking
  • 165k full circuit from Chamonix to Chamonix
  • Self-guided trek
  • Dormitory accommodation in refuges & hotels
  • Flexible start date to suit you
  • Maps, route cards, guide book & expert advise
  • Option to select daily route using traditional TMB or variants
Tour du Mont Blanc 'Best of' in Refuges

Tour du Mont Blanc 'Best of' in Refuges

  • 7 nights, 6 day trekking 
  • 110k shortened 'Best of' Tour starting & finishing in Chamonix
  • Self-guided trek
  • Dormitory accommodation in refuges & hotels
  • Flexible start date to suit you
  • Maps, route cards, guide book & expert advise
  • Option to select daily route using traditional TMB or variants
£1095 per person
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£1195 per person
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£845 per person
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Walkers Haute Route: Full Trek

Walkers Haute Route: Full Trek

  • 12 nights, 11 days trekking
  • 180k full trek from Chamonix to Zermatt
  • Self-guided trek
  • Good quality accommodation
  • Hassle free independent trekking
  • Flexible start date to suit you
  • Maps, route cards, guide book & expert advise
  • Option to select daily route using traditional WHR or variants
Wakers Haute Route: 'Best of" Trek

Wakers Haute Route: 'Best of" Trek

  • 9 nights, 8 days trekking
  • 140k Shortened 'Best of' trek from Chamonix to Zermatt 
  • Self-guided trek
  • Good quality accommodation
  • Hassle free independent trekking
  • Flexible start date to suit you
  • Maps, route cards, guide book & expert advise
  • Option to select daily route using traditional WHR or variants
Walkers Haute Route: Westerly trek

Walkers Haute Route: Westerly trek

  • 7 nights, 6 days trekking
  • 100k Westerly section from Chamonix to Les Hauderes
  • Self-guided trek
  • Good quality accommodation
  • Hassle free independent trekking
  • Flexible start date to suit you
  • Maps, route cards, guide book & expert advise
  • Option to select daily route using traditional WHR or variants
£1495 per person
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£1245 per person
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£1095 per person
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Walkers Haute Route: Easterly trek

Walkers Haute Route: Easterly trek

  • 7 nights, 6 days trekking
  • 80k Easterly section from Les Hauderes to Zermatt
  • Self-guided trek
  • Good quality accommodation
  • Hassle free independent trekking
  • Flexible start date to suit you
  • Maps, route cards, guide book & expert advise
  • Option to select daily route using traditional WHR or variants
Walkers Haute Route in Refuges

Walkers Haute Route in Refuges

  • 13 nights, 12 days trekking
  • 180k Full classic trek from Chamonix to Zermatt
  • Self-guided trek
  • Dormitory accommodation in refuges & hotels
  • Flexible start date to suit you
  • Maps, route cards, guide book & expert advise
  • Option to select daily route using traditional WHR or variants
Walkers Haute Rout 'Best of' in Refuges

Walkers Haute Rout 'Best of' in Refuges

  • 9 nights, 8 days trekking 
  • 140k Shortened 'Best of' Trek from Chamonix to Zermatt
  • Self-guided trek
  • Dormitory accommodation in refuges & hotels
  • Flexible start date to suit you
  • Maps, route cards, guide book & expert advise
  • Option to select daily route using traditional WHR or variants
£1095 per person
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£1295 per person
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£1095 per person
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Chamonix trails

Chamonix trails

  • 7 nights, 5 days trekking
  • Itinerary for 5 day treks in the Chamonix valley
  • Independant trekking without the hassle
  • Pre- booked accommodation in central Chamonix
  • 1 free day in Chamonix to explore this famous alpine village
  • Start on a date to suit you
  • Maps, route cards & expert advise
Traverse the Gran Paradiso

Traverse the Gran Paradiso

  • 9 nights, 8 days trekking
  • Gran Traverse of the Paradiso
  • Stunning high altitude terrain trekking upton 3200m 
  • 130 klms of quiet & tranquil trails 
  • Pre-booked hotels & huts
  • Fabulous Italian food & drink
  • Dates to suite you
  • All maps, guide books, route cards & expert advise provided as & when required
Tour of the Vanoise

Tour of the Vanoise

  • 7 nights, 6 days trekking
  • Trek through France's first national park
  • A hidden jewl in the Alps
  • Challenging terrain of steep aretes and exposed traverses
  • Quet trails, stunning scenery
  • Pre-booked hotels & mountain huts
  • Dates to suit you
  • All maps, route cards & expert advise provided as & when required
£995 per person
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£1195 per person
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£995 per person
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