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Tour du Mont Blanc Camping Trek - Exodus Travels
15 days

Tour du Mont Blanc Camping Trek

From Les Bossons to Les Bossons
Tour Operator:
Exodus Travels
Max group size:
14
Age range:
16 to 99
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
33600
From
US $2,249
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Highlights

  • Experience stunning views of Mont Blanc
  • Walk through meadows and lakes
  • Visit charming mountain towns
  • Explore the town of Chamonix

Itinerary

Start and end in Les Bossons! With the hiking & trekking tour Tour du Mont Blanc Camping Trek, you have a 15 day tour package taking you through Les Bossons, France and 10 other destinations in Europe. Tour du Mont Blanc Camping Trek includes accommodation in a campsites as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Start at Les Bossons, near Chamonix.
  2. Day 2: Follow the Grand Balcon Sud from Chamonix to les Frasserands.
  3. Day 3: Cross over Col de Balme to Switzerland and camp at Trient.
  4. Day 4: Cross Col de la Forclaz to Champex.
  5. Day 5: Head up Val Ferret to La Fouly.
  6. Day 6: Climb to Grand Col Ferret, the highest pass of the trek.
  7. Day 7: Rest day.
  8. Day 8: Climb to Bonatti refuge and traverse high above the spectacular Ferret Valley around Mont de la Saxe to Courmayeur and on to Val Veny.
  9. Day 9: Re-enter France across Col de la Seigne and through La Ville des Glaciers to Les Chapieux.
  10. Day 10: Climb to Col de la Croix du Bonhomme and contour around to Col du Bonhomme.
  11. Day 11: Rest day.
  12. Day 12: Cross Col de Tricot and Col de Voza to re-enter Chamonix Valley and descend to village of Les Houches.
  13. Day 13: Probably best views of Mont Blanc today on the long ascent to Brevent; descend to Plan Praz.
  14. Day 14: Free day at Les Bossons.
  15. Day 15: End Les Bossons.
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Additional Services
  • Insurance
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Camping

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  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.7
  • Itinerary
    Average
    3.0
  • Guide
    Good
    4.0
  • Transport
    Average
    3.0
  • Accommodation
    Good
    4.0
  • Food
    Rather poor
    2.0
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  • Tour du Mont Blanc Camping Trek reviewer 1
    · June 30, 2019
    Wonderful tour, great tour guide (Shaun), good and scenic campsites, large tents. I wouldn’t rate the hiking trip a grade 4 though, it’s a more a 5 or even 6 on some days. You definitely need to be fit. Poor chef (Kieran) he was late on several... Show more
    Exodus Travels commented on this review
    We would like to thank Stephanie for her feedback. We were pleased to learn that she had a wonderful tour, that she found her tour guide to be great and the campsites to be scenic, but we are sorry that she had concerns about the activity level of the... Show more
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    Trip date: June 2019
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    · October 07, 2013
    A wonderful trekking holiday through spectacular alpine scenery. The guidance from the leader and the support from our camp support meant I could focus on enjoying each day's trek to the fullest.What was the most inspirational moment of your trip?For me... Show more
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  • A
    · October 07, 2013
    If you're considering it, do it!What was the most inspirational moment of your trip?When the clouds cleared and we saw Mont Blanc for the first time. Just beautiful.What did you think of your group leader?Really knowledgeable. Interesting to talk to.Do... Show more
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  • A
    · September 17, 2013
    An absolutely brilliant trip - the views were truly spectacular and I thoroughly enjoyed the walks.What was the most inspirational moment of your trip?Passing from Switzerland into Italy over the Grand Col Ferret was a really special moment.What did you... Show more
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  • A
    · August 28, 2013
    A great trip, with great scenery and cake stops.  It's hard work though!What was the most inspirational moment of your trip?At the Col du Bonhomme refuge one of our party played the guitar that was in the refuge.  It seemed quite surreal for us to be... Show more
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  • A
    · August 26, 2013
    Yes, it’s the best trekking trip I have ever had.  Good roomy, thunderstorm proofed tents (easy to pitch up and dismantle), great camping sites (only two had no internet access, and no showers) with one having a large LCD TV screen to watch the Tour... Show more
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  • A
    · August 26, 2013
    Yes, it
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  • A
    · August 14, 2013
    The best trip ever! What was the most inspirational moment of your trip?Standing on the Auigille de Midi on our last free day, with the cloud swirling around us. What did you think of your group leader?Our leader, Jenny, could not have been better. She... Show more
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    · August 04, 2013
    Amazing trip with stunning scenery. Walks were challenging as described but rewarding and well guided. What was the most inspirational moment of your trip?Took a short but steep detour to a quiet peak with a 360 degree view of Mont Blanc and surrounding... Show more
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  • A
    · August 01, 2013
    Mesmorizing and awesome tour of Mont Blanc... to see the mountains up close  was such a pleasureWhat was the most inspirational moment of your trip?Trekking up close to the mont blance massive range and se the reflections of the mountains on the river... Show more
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Dates & Availability

15 days
Tour du Mont Blanc Camping Trek
From Les Bossons to Les Bossons
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