Walser Trekking

Come and discover the heart of the Walser culture through a trekking itinerary accompanied by the Hiking Guides! We offer you a 3-day itinerary to discover the deepest and most noble sides of the Walser culture in the Val d’Ayas. All accompanied by the knowledge, experience and professionalism of the hiking guides who will guide you on an intense natural and cultural journey.
Easy routes, without technical difficulties, but which require a moderate training in the mountains. The routes may be subject to changes due to weather or physical conditions of the participants.

On the evening of arrival: welcome and presentation of the hiking guide.

  • 1st day: Departure from Champoluc 1580 m. Along ancient mule tracks to the Walser villages: Mascognaz 1810 m. View on the southern slope of Monte Rosa and the Matterhorn / Matterhorn – Frantze 1880 m. – Champoluc.
    Ring trip, difference in altitude + 300 m. About 5 km. 9.00 / 15.30. Packed lunch or at the refuge
  • 2nd day: Departure from Champoluc, ski lifts up to the Crest, at 1975 m. – towards the villages of Cuneaz 2062 m.- Soussun – Resy m. 2086 – Saint Jacques des Allemands 1689 m. Return by bus to Champoluc.
    Ring trip, difference in altitude + 100 m. about 7,5 km. 9.00 / 15.30. Packed lunch or at the refuge.
  • Day 3: Along the Krämertal, the merchants’ street. From Saint Jacques des Allemands m. 1689 ring in the first stretch of the Vallone delle Cime Bianche up to m. 2333, Pian di Tzere, packed lunch at Alpe Ceucca m. 2200 – At the foot of Monte Rosa: Pian di Verra m. 2053 – Saint Jacques des Allemands m. 1689
    Ring trip, difference in height +644 m. about 8.50 km. 9.00 / 16.30

 

Cost € 200 + VAT per day. Any costs for ski lifts, transfers (unless agreed with the Hotel),
lunch in the refuge or packed, will be paid by the participants.
The departure and arrival times may be subject to changes depending on the period chosen for the trekking and
therefore of the relative timetables of buses or shuttles.

 

INFO & BOOKINGS:

VAL D’AYAS TOURIST CONSORTIUM – MONTE ROSA
E-mail: valdayas@visitmonterosa.com
Whatsapp: +39 3484458175