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Elevation: +/- 750m approximately per day, one day +1300m.
Walking time: 5 to 6 hours per day.
Type of trek: the trails are easy, sometimes rocky but this tour is not technically difficult.
5 nights in dormitories in mountain refuges and gîtes.
1 night in a cosy hotel bedroom for 2-4 people.
All accommodation has hot showers.
Breakfast and dinner are provided in each accommodation.
Picnics are included and are carefully prepared daily by your mountain leader, comprising a variety of a healthy salads and local products.
1/25000 Val Savarenche-Val de Rhême-Val Grisenche N102
Edition Instituto Geografico Centrale
Meet Sunday at 11:30 in the carpark in Pont, in the Valsavarenche, Italy.
A return transfer option may be reserved with Altitude Mont-Blanc in our logistics vehicle (1.5 hour journey), supplementary charge on registration, 45€ per person.
Meet at 09:30 infront of the train station in Chamonix.
TO AOSTA VIA TURIN OR
TO CHAMONIX VIA PARIS
Inbound: Depart Gare de Lyon (Paris) the day before at 12:45 arrive in Chamonix at 19:50.
Night train: Depart Gare de Lyon (Paris) at 23:06 arrive in Chamonix at 09:50.
Return night train: Depart Chamonix at 18:14 arrive in (Paris) Gare de Lyon at 06:18.
Times given are indicative and should be verified at a train station or at
From Chamonix to Aosta by SAT bus.
Inbound: Depart Aosta at 7:15, 12:30 and 16:50 on bus to Pont, Valsavarenche.
Return: Depart Pont at 14:00 arrive in Aosta at 15:15.
Times given are indicative and should be verified at www.savda.it
VIA THE MONT BLANC TUNNEL
Take the A40 motorway towards Chamonix, follow signs for Milan and take the Mont-Blanc Tunnel to Italy (49€ return) www.atmb.net
Follow signs for Courmayeur/Aosta (signed blue), then direction Introd and Valsavarenche, 3kms after the village Aviez continue to to the end of the valley to arrive in Pont.
VIA THE COL DU PETIT ST BERNARD
From the southern regions of France take the A43 motorway to Chambéry, the A30 to Albertville and follow direction Bourg St Maurice. Follow signs for Col du Petit St Bernard and Italy (a very good mountain road) passing through La Thuile to Pré St Didier. Follow signs for Aosta (signed blue), then direction Introd and Valsavarenche, 3kms after the village Aviez continue to to the end of the valley to arrive in Pont.
If you have chosen the return transfer option from Chamonix...
Free parking: Chemin du Biolay, opposite the Montenvers train station in Chamonix.
If you wish to leave your car in a covered garage, contact:
Chamonix Auto Park: 04 50 53 65 71 (40 to 50€ per week).
End point Saturday at 14:00 in Pont.
Transfer to Chamonix (1.5 hour drive).
Chamonix - Hôtel de l’Arve
Bring a comfortable backpack of 30 to 40 litres for your personal belongings for the day (warm clothes, waterproofs, water, plate and cutlery for your picnic, sunscreen and your identity papers) and please keep a little room to carry a picnic and snacks.
Your baggage will be transported daily between accommodation by our logistics vehicle. You are allowed 1 soft, sports type bag with all your possessions inside, no heavier than 10kg (for your own ease and comfort carrying your bag up stairs and in the dormitories, we do not advise rigid suitcases, heavy or large baggage).
If you wish to prolong your holiday, we can safely hold another bag for you which you may leave with us at the departure point and it will be deposited at the end point with your other baggage.