Best of the Tour du Mont Blanc Trek

France & Italy & Switzerland, Trek & Walk, 8 days - from $1,645 (land only)

Trek & Walk

The following checklist should help you with your packing. As a general rule, you should always try to keep the weight of your equipment to a minimum.

You must bring the following items:

Hiking boots

Socks

Trekking trousers / pants

Waterproof overtrousers / rain pants

Underwear

Baselayer shirts (1 short sleeve, 1 long sleeve)

T-shirts and/or casual shirts

Fleece jacket or warm jumper

Windproof/waterproof jacket

Warm fleece gloves or mittens

Sunhat

Warm hat

Eyewear – sunglasses

Daypack 30 litres

Headtorch / headlamp with batteries

Sun protection (including total bloc for lips, nose etc.)

Water bottles 1 litre / 1 quart (x2)

Washbag and toiletries

Antibacterial hand wash

Sheet sleeping bag or sleeping bag liner

Small padlock to lock trek bag

Basic First Aid Kit including: antiseptic cream, throat lozenges, diarrhoea treatment (Imodium), painkillers, plasters (band-aids) and blister treatment.

The following items are optional:

Training shoes / sneakers

Gaiters

Spare laces

Shorts

Long johns (thermal underwear)

Swimwear (sauna/hot tub may be available)

Trekking poles

Insect repellant

Camera, media, batteries

Change of clothes

Pocket-knife (note: always pack sharp objects in hold baggage)

Repair kit – (eg. needle, thread, duct tape)

We request that you keep the weight of your main baggage to less than 15kgs for the baggage transfers.

PHD Gear Advisor

PHD specialise in cold weather equipment, from the world’s lightest right up to the most protective for Everest or the Poles. It’s a large range. So to help you choose what you need to keep you warm, PHD have listed the gear that is appropriate for this expedition.

>> See the PHD Gear Advisor for the Best of Tour du Mont Blanc Trek

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