Monviso Tour is a trip between valleys, hills and alpine lodges to discover different lights, colors and perspectives of a unique mountain.
For three days the Monviso will be a silent travel companion, accompanying us through paths that unravel its bottom between blossoming meadows, woods and mountain peaks over 3000 mts.
Starting from Valle Varaita, we’ll hike in a loop the Monviso in counterclockwise sense, reaching a different lodge every night. For the two nights out our homes will be the Rifugio Quintino Sella and the Refuge du Viso, on the french side of the Monviso.
First day: start from Castello 1600 m (Pontechianale- Valle Varaita), Passo di San Chiaffredo 2764 m, Passo Gallarino 2727 m, arrival to the Rifugio Quintino Sella 2640 mts.
Travelling time: 5 h
Second day: starting from Rifugio Quintino Sella 2640 m, Colle di Viso 2650 m, Lago Chiaretto 2261 m, Rifugio Giacoletti 2741 m, Colle delle Travesette 2950 m, arrival to the Refuge du Viso 2460 m.
Travelling time: 6h
Third day: start from Refuge du Viso 2460 m, Passo di Vallanta 2811 m, Rifugio Vallanta 2450 m, arrival to Castello 1600 m.
Travelling time: 5h
Activity starts with a minimum number of 4 persons
Tour of the monviso
A three day hiking to discover the Monviso in each and every side.
Max 6 per Guide
June to September
Free dates depending on your requests
200€ per person
The investment includes
- the assistance of the Alpine Guide UIAGM during the whole lenght of the activity.
The investment doesn’t include
- extra expenses like cableways,refuge expenses, public or private transportation expenses.
The Alpine Guide expenses are on the partecipants.