Mont Blanc Schedule & Prices
June 25 - July 3, 2014 Arrive Geneva 6/26. Depart Geneva 7/3.
July 3 - 11, 2014 Arrive Geneva 7/4. Depart Geneva 7/11.
Matterhorn Extension: July 11 - 18, 2014. Arrive in Zermatt 7/11. Depart Zermatt 7/18
August 7 - 15, 2014 Arrive Geneva 8/8. Depart Geneva 8/15.
Matterhorn Extension: Aug 15 - 22, 2014. Arrive in Zermatt 8/15. Depart Zermatt 8/22
August 27 - September 4, 2014 Arrive Geneva 8/28. Depart Geneva 9/4.
This trip includes 4 nights in French/Swiss hut (breakfast and dinners)
Six trams/lifts passes
Three nights lodging in Chamonix at a hotel downtown (breakfast included)
Breakfasts and dinners at the huts.
Matterhorn Extension: $6,500.00 Matterhorn Details
$700.00 deposit, due with application
Balance due 120 days prior to departure.
Land Costs Include
We are one of the few (if only) companies, to cover all tram, lift and hotel fees, included in a single price.
All group climbing gear
All fees for four nights at French/Swiss Huts
Three nights of lodging in Chamonix at downtown hotel.
Breakfast and Dinner in the huts
All transportation once trip has started
Six Trams/lifts, and train fees
Park fees, trekking permits and all tour fees
IFMGA certified mountain guide fees
Land Costs Do Not Include
$25 Wire Transfer Fee (If Applicable)
Meals not listed above (Meals in Chamonix)
Lunches during the climb
International airfare USA - Geneva – USA
Shuttle from Geneva to Chamonix
Personal gear (see gear list)
All personal snack/lunch food
Alcoholic beverages and bottled drinks (bottled water)
Any extra nights lodging in Chamonix beyond itinerary
All expenses incurred in the event of early departure (evacuation fees, transport, extra hotel nights, etc)
Excess baggage charges and airport taxes.
Charges incurred as a result of delays beyond the control of Alpine Ascents International
Mont Blanc Cancellation/Refund Policy
Note: Alpine Ascents International highly recommends trip cancellation insurance for all expeditions.
Due to the nature and heavy costs of government and operator permits, Alpine Ascents International must adhere to a stringent refund policy.
Each deposit, regardless of amount, includes a $200.00 non-refundable registration fee.
• All balances are due 120 days prior to departure date unless otherwise specified.
• Full refunds, less deposit, will be provided 120 days or more prior to the expedition date.
• 50% refunds will be provided 60-120 days prior to expedition date.
• No refunds will be provided 59-days prior to the expedition date.
• All refund requests must be made in writing.
• Participants whose balances are not received by the 120th day deadline as stated above, risk forfeiture of their place on the expedition.
Note: Alpine Ascents reserves the right to waive any fees. As we offer personalized service, we will attempt to accommodate changes and cancellations when necessary, waiving certain fees when feasible.
Trip Cancellation Insurance
We highly recommend purchasing trip cancellation insurance. Alpine Ascents International offers a plan in conjunction with Travelex. If you are signing up online or over the phone our location number is #47-0553. For non-technical trips choose the Travel Select plan. For technical climbs choose the Travel Select Plan and select the Adventurer Upgrade during your check out. Detailed policy information will be sent upon receipt of your completed application.