The colours of Mount Rosa
The wonderful trekking “Tour Monte Rosa – Matterhorn” is a great experience around the “Queen of the Alps”, Monte Rosa, walking along the famous Matterhorn trail. Zermatt and Saas Fee in Switzerland and Alagna, Macugnaga, Ayas and Gressoney are some of the lovely Italian villages you will visit.
This well organized six day Tour Monte Rosa – Matterhorn will allow you to admire the beautiful valleys from a vast array of summits above 4000 meters known as the famous Four-thousanders. You will also stay in typical mountain huts (“rifugio” in Italian) and comfortable hostels, with regional cuisine, making this adventure an unforgettable experience.
We look forward to discovering the wonders of the Alps with you!
Duration: 7 days
Departure: 13/07 - 19/07; 20/07 - 26/07; 27/07 - 02/08; 03/08 - 09/08; 10/08 - 16/08; 17/08 - 23/08; 24/08 - 30/08
Price: from 929,00 eur per person
- professional english speaking tour leader
- professional Alpine guide
- overnight (6 nights) in mountain refuges or hostels
- HB treatment – breakfasts and dinners
- cableway Macugnaga – Monte Moro
- transfer Saas Fee – Zermatt
- costs of transportation for arriving to Macugnaga
- lunches and drinks
- anything not mentioned under “the price includes”
***The itinerary is only indicative, detailed description and any other information will be available at the moment of confirmation.
Alagna – Macugnaga
Meeting with a guide in the morning. We begin our first day trekking from Alagna to Macugnaga through “Parco Naturale Alta Valsesia”, the highest natural park in the Alps.
Macugnaga – Saas Fee – Zermatt
We walk up in the valley to visit the village of Macugnaga and view the huge East face of Monte Rosa. We then take the cable car to Monte Moro pass and walk down in the beautiful Saas valley (Switzerland). We then make our way up to the famous village of Saas Fee and then transfer by minibus to Zermatt, at the footsteps of Matterhorn.
Zermatt – Teodulo
We spend the entire day with “the most noble cliff in Europe”, the Matterhorn, in front of us. We ascend to the glacier before crossing it, then we reach Theodul pass and our mountain hut. This is the highest point of the trekking (3,301 m – 10,830 ft), with incredible views.
Teodulo – Val d’Ayas
We make our way through the Cime Bianche pass, down into the Ayas valley to the small village of Resy: extremely beautiful.
Resy – Gabiet
Today we will cross the Rothorn pass to reach Gressoney valley. We will then ascend to Gabiet lake and the mountain hut.