Classic Haute Route - High Alpine Trekking
France & Switzerland, Trek & Walk, 14 days - from £1,895 (land only) - from €2,370 (land only) - from $3,315 (land only)
- Professional guide or guides on a 1:6 ratio
- All accommodation as described
- Meals as detailed in the Meal Plan
- Mountain refuge or gite accommodation for 11 nights
- All cable car fees
What's Not Included
- Travel insurance
- Airport transfers
- Some meals as detailed in the Meal Plan
- Miscellaneous expenses - drinks and souvenirs etc.
All breakfasts and 12 dinners are included in the trip price. Packed lunches or hill-food can be bought in the huts. On most days there will also be the possibility of having a hot lunch either at a hut encountered on route or a late lunch taken at our overnight halt. Depending on your choice you should allow (10 - 20 or CHF15 - 30) per lunch. Dinner on the last evening in Zermatt is also not included in the holiday price in order to give the widest possible range of options to the group for this meal.
During this trip the group will spend 1 night in a group hotel in Chamonix Valley and 1 night in a hotel in Zermatt. Whilst in the mountains, there are 11 nights spent in mountain huts or similar accommodation (gites). Accommodation throughout the trip is on a non-segregated, dormitory-style basis. In the high mountain huts washing facilities are limited. Single rooms are not available.
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