Mountaineering in the Alps
Mont Blanc Glacier Tour Experience

Mont Blanc glacier tour 180€

A first approach to mountaineering and high altitude environments with a guided tour on the Mont Blanc glacier, suitable for all hikers.


February 19, 2023
March 5, 2023
March 19, 2023
April 2, 2023
April 16, 2023
May 1, 2023

180 euro per person


Possible every day
220 euro per person
With 4 participants

The Mont Blanc glacier excursion with Alpine Guides can be organized both for individuals or private groups.
Contact us for further details and a tailor-made price.


1 day
On request, it is possible to either extend or shorten the Mont Blanc glacier excursion program.
Check out our other mountaineering excursions and tours in the Alps of Aosta Valley!


Suitable for hikers in good shape without any cardio-respiratory disease. The itineraries will be chosen according to the level and experience of the participants and on the weather conditions.
Looking for a more challenging experience? Try the Vallée Blanche excursion from Pointe Helbronner to Aiguille du Midi!


Mont Blanc, starting from Courmayeur (Aosta Valley Alps).


3.700 m.


From mid March to mid October.
Possible during other periods of the year according to the weather and environmental conditions.


Day excursion on glacier with an Alpine Guide, mountaineering equipment rental and Skyway cable car tickets.

Mountaineering experience on Mont Blanc glacier with crampons or snowshoes


  • A first approach to mountaineering and high-altitude environments, a one-day trekking experience suitable for all hikers on the Mont Blanc glacier: the perfect place to learn how to walk on a glacier with crampons in a roped party.
  • Climb towards Mont Blanc glacier with the marvellous Skyway cable car from Courmayeur, with breathtaking views over the Alps of Aosta Valley.
  • Amazing landscapes: walk through the spectacular seracs, crevasses and granite spires of the Mont Blanc glacier.
  • The Mont Blanc glacier hiking tour can be done with snowshoes or simple mountain boots with crampons, according to the snow conditions and the current season.
  • On request, customize the Mont Blanc glacier mountaineering experience program combining other outdoor activities and tours.
Mountaineering in the Alps of Aosta Valley: Mont Blanc glacier tour with guides


About 3-4 hours walking time +200-400 m. positive gain

In the morning, meeting with the Alpine Guide in Courmayeur; ascent to Punta Helbronner and Rifugio Torino (3.462 m.) with the Skyway cable car.
Equipped with crampons or snowshoes and walking in a roped party you will start the glacier excursion on the Ghiacciaio del Gigante (Giant's Glacier), admiring the mighty mountains that made the history in the Alps mountaineering. Return to Rifugio Torino (where you can stop for a panoramic lunch or snack break) you will go back down to Courmayeur with the Skyway cable car.

On request it is possible to make a longer and more demanding excursion, like the Vallee Blanche tour.


The program can be customized according to your needs and ideas. Contact us to receive a tailor-made price and itinerary!

Mountaineering Aosta Valley Alps: Mont Blanc glacier tour


  • 1 day of mountaineering with a certified English speaking Alpine Guide (other languages possible on request)
  • Skyway cable car tickets, round trip Courmayeur - Mont Blanc, Punta Helbronner
  • Equipment rental (rope, harness, crampons or snowshoes)


  • Transfer to/from the tour starting/ending point
  • Extra overnight stays
  • Extra mountaineering days
  • Other outdoor activities in Aosta Valley

Prices on request

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Additional Info

  • Destinations: Aosta Valley
  • Activities: Hiking and Trekking, Mountaineering
  • Page Title: Day Excursion on the Mont Blanc Glacier from Courmayeur with Mountain Guide

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