Fiz tour in 3 days

The Fiz tour in 3 days is a family trek in a limestone massif! Come and discover all the sculptures of the karstic reliefs and spend the night in typical refuges in wild small valleys!

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Our assets

  • Discover the so special reliefs of a karstic massif
  • Nights in typical and family friendly huts
  • Guaranteed departure from 6 participants

Dates

Departures planned on July 19 and August 13.
Other dates possible on demand or for private groups.

Rates

Price of the group session
295 €  / person

Price of the private sessions (groups of 12 people max. per guide)
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* The price includes

  • guiding
  • half-board in refuges or lodges
  • picknicks
  • Water during your meals in the huts

* The price doesn’t include

  • Drinks, cereal bars and other personal expenses
  • Your personal insurance
  • Transportation to the starting point
  • Shower fees
  • Your hiking equipment
  • Everything that isn’t mentioned in « the price includes »

Technical and physical level

For hikers in good physical shape without any medial counterindication for hiking with a backpack. This hike can be a first multiple-day hiking experience. Between 4 and 6 hours of walking per day, rocky and maybe even snowy surfaces are to be expected. Backpack with your luggage for the day and your picknick. Don’t hesitate to contact us if you are not sure about the required physical capacities.

Detailed program for the Fiz trip in 3 days

The previous day
Appointment at 6.30 pm at the guides’ office for the briefing.

Day 1
Difference in height of + 950 m/Difference in height of – 500 m – 5-hour walking.
You will leave from the chalet of Passy nature reserve in the early morning to Plaine Joux. At the junction of Aiguilles Rouges massif (a massif of metamorphic rocks) and Fiz massif (a limestone massif), the route which alternates ways with paths is lined with lakes. You will discover a wild small valley at Col d’Anterne, where the streams will lead you to the refuge!

Day 2
Difference in height of + 950 m/Difference in height of – 700 m – 6-hour walking.
After slight warming-up exercises via Col d’Anterne, you will climb Sales small valley from waterfalls to waterfalls. The path becomes more mineral and steeper to reach Col de la Portette, then you will go down to Platé chalets where you will spend the night in front of Mont-Blanc.

Day 3
Difference in height of + 350 m/Difference in height of – 1,100 m – 4/6-hour walking. You will come back to Plaine Joux by going down Platé cliff or by making a detour via the wild route of Col de Barmerousse and Varan chalets. The view on Mont-Blanc massif and on the low Vallée de l’Arve is magnificent!

The guides could be led to change the programme depending on the weather conditions, the mountains and the level of the participants.

Booking

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Reservations starting early november

Register by filling the registration form dated and signed and with the 30% deposit, plus the optional insurance coverage amounts. Having a repatriation help service coverage is compulsory to attend our trips. If you do not have one, we can offer you one.

For further information, please contact us by mail or by calling +33 (0)4 50 47 76 55 (Saint-Gervais) or  +33 (0)4 50 47 10 08 (Les Contamines). We can help you to realise your projects.