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Thank you for making it all so easy for us and putting together a fantastic itinerary, It was just what we were looking for! - M.D. -New York

Now taking bookings for 2021!

Flexible Affordable Options for the Independent Hiker

Want to experience one of Europe’s most classic treks, the Tour du Mont Blanc, as an independent traveler? Alpenwild is the expert in arranging self-guided hiking vacations in the Alps—so let us plan your custom Tour du Mont Blanc trek today!

Worry-free, Custom Hiking Tour

Your transportation from the airport, accommodations, and most meals are pre-arranged and prepaid leaving you the time to enjoy the trail. When you book with us, you’ll receive detailed route directions and benefit from Alpenwild’s experience on the Tour du Mont Blanc. A local Alpenwild representative will be available by phone to help you while you are on the trail. 

The Most Popular Trek in Europe

The Tour du Mont Blanc is a circuit hike around western Europe’s tallest mountain. You’ll experience two different languages, three different cultures, and diverse foods and views while hiking around the Mont Blanc. Alpenwild will arrange much of your trip saving you the time and stress from doing so. Our self-guided tours are simply custom tours without the group and, of course, a guide. Be prepared to enjoy a prepaid vacation tailored to your interests, abilities, and budget. 

Remember, space at our favorite hotels often goes quickly, so plan your adventure now, and ideally have everything confirmed by January or February. 

Overview Itinerary

Day 1 – Arrive Geneva. Transfer to Les Houches

Day 2 – Les Houches to Les Contamines

Day 3 – Les Contamines to Les Chapieux

Day 4 – Les Chapieux to Rifugio Elisabetta

Day 5 – Rifugio Elisabetta to Courmayeur

Day 6 – Courmayeur to Rifugio Bonatti

Day 7 – Rifugio Bonatti to La Fouly

Day 8 – La Fouly to Champex Lac

Day 9 – Champex Lac to Col de la Forclaz

Day 10 – Col de la Forclaz to Argentiere

Day 11 – Argentiere to Chamonix

Day 12 – Chamonix

Day 13 – Depart Chamonix

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Tour Price

$2,495 USD per person, double occupancy

$699 single supplement

Reserve your place with a $500 per person deposit

Trip Dates

01 July 2020 - 20 September 2020 for 13 days

01 July 2021 - 20 September 2021 for 13 days

Or, book a private departure

Trip Highlights

  • Follow the classic circuit around Western Europe’s highest peak as you cross the borders of Italy, Switzerland, and France on foot
  • Hike independently on a custom itinerary tailored to your skills, interests and personal timetable
  • Stay in hand-picked accommodations, including meals as desired, transportation, optional luggage transfers, and detailed daily directions
  • For an additional cost, add luggage transfers to your tour to enjoy the trek as you hike with just a light daypack while your luggage is transferred to your inn each evening
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