Hiking and ascent to Monviso
Valle Po (CN)
4 days/3nights + additional day for the ascent
The loop around Monviso, made of different stages, with its mild height differences and the different perspectives onto the fascinating profiles of the Stone King, is one of the most spectacular high-altitude hikes in Europe. The tour overlooks three valleys with large panoramas: Po, Varaita and Guil, and allows you to admire Monviso in all its grandeur. Moreover, it’s possible to add a day for an ascent to Monviso’s top, with maximum grade V free climb.
first day: from Pian del Re (2020 m) one goes up to Giacoletti refuge (2741 m.)
Second day: from Giacoletti refuge one reaches Buco di Viso at Traversette pass (2900 m), descent to Bailiff refuge (2469 m.)
Third day: from Bailiff refuge ascent to Vallanta Pass (2811 m), descent to Allevè wood (1911 m), ascent to the Pass of San Chiaffredo (2764 m), Quintino Sella refuge (2649 m.)
Fourth day: from Quintino refuge descent to Pian del Re (2020 m), return home.
MIN/MAX NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS FORESEEN:
minimum 4 maximum 8 people
420€ + 170€ for the ascent to the top
The fee includes:
Guiding with a guide from associazione sportnatura, full board at inns/refuges, transport from and to Pinerolo at the beginning and end of the hike.
PERIOD OF AVAILABILITY OF THE OFFER:
17-22 June / 01-06 July / 15-20 July / 29 July-03 August / 26-31 August / 09-14 September
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HIKING AND ASCENT TO MONVISO