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Face to face with the glacier

Walking at the foot of the great glaciers of Mont Blanc, taking a tour of the Pyramides Calcaires, discovering the spectacular features of Lake Combal together with the legendary entrenchments, a very important moment in the history of Valle d’Aosta. This is a breathtaking trip where your companions are likely to be colonies of rock goats..


  • Where:

    Veny-Lake Combal- Refuge Elisabetta
    Glacial environments of the Mont Blanc

  • Duration of activity and period recommended:

    1 day
    29 June, 6 July, 11 and 31 August, 5 September

  • No. of participants and age groups:

    Min. 6 Max 16 (for private contact - minimum 4 paying)

  • Physical preparation and equipment:

    For all, it requires a minimum of physical preparation.
    Equipment for trekking, hiking boots. Sticks and head torch are provided.

  • Professionals involved:

    Nature hike guide


Time to walk uphill 4h. Activity that increases their knowledge about glaciers and moraines (for a good part of the excursion you step on a moraine). Discover the geographical and natural features a high-altitude lake, as the Combal and making the tour of Pyramides Calcaires possibility of observing a beautiful colony of ungulates (like the Alpine ibex), not forgetting the old look of the area.


Sirdar Montagne et Aventure
Via Cesare Ollietti 42, 11015 La Salle (AO)
tel. +39 366 2829117


30 euros per person (including minibus transport)

Timing and conditions of booking

At the association of reference, at least 15 days before.




Dislivello 900 mt


1 day


29 June, 6 July, 11 and 31 August, 5 September



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