Hotel based one week Alpine walking holiday around Mont Blanc
This classic walking holiday at the heart of the European Alps, circumnavigates the massif of Mont Blanc which straddles the borders of France, Italy and Switzerland and includes some of the most spectacular mountain scenery and trekking imaginable. This holiday picks out all the best of the stages of the Tour du Mont Blanc and links them by short vehicle transfers. With its rich mountaineering history and unsurpassed cultural diversity, this corner of the Alps has an irresistible attraction for the world's adventurers, climbers and hikers alike.
Mont Blanc itself, at 4807 metres is the high point of the range and the biggest peak in Western Europe. During our 6 days of trekking, we will get to see all of the highlights of this famous long-distance walk, including all of the best mountain views. Our route will tackle several major pass crossings, such as the Col de Bonhomme, Col de la Seigne and the highest of all, the Fenetre d'Arpette (2670m). For those with limited time, this one-week highlights version of the Tour du Mont Blanc offers superb trekking as well as a wealth of unforgettable Alpine experiences.