||Courmayeur outside the Hotel Croux
|INCLUDED IN THE PRICE
|Four nights at three or four star hotels
|Five day point to point trail running tour
|Limited to eight participants
|Two experienced guides
|NOT INCLUDED IN THE PRICE
|Flight / Transport to Milan Malpensa
How to book this tour
You can book this tour by paying a deposit equal to 20 percent of the total price of the tour. This tour is for a minimum of two participants.
When purchasing your flight, please make sure to arrive in Courmayeur the day before the tour begins. If you need help finding the right flight, feel free to contact us for assistance.
Please find our frequently asked questions here.
Tor des Geants – Run the Trails of the Giants
On the day of arrival, we will pick you up in Courmayeur and drive to La Thuile, our point of departure.
The trail will cross over several passes around 3000 m, including Col de la Crosetie (2838 m), Col Fenêtre (2840 m) and Col Entrelor (3.002 m). Along the way, we’ll be admiring breathtaking views of snow peaked mountains, glaciers and waterfalls. At the end of the day, we will head down to charming villages in the valley, where we will be eating delicious local dishes before heading back to our hotel rooms – and well needed sleep.
Enjoy the trails and spectacular views
Our guides know this area like the back of their hands and will get you safely through all stages of the tour, leaving you to enjoy some of the most beautiful and world famous trails.
We will meet in Courmayeur on the day of departure at 10 a.m. You may need an overnight stay before and after the tour. We will be happy to suggest a local hotel, where you will stay with the rest of the group the night before departure.
What should you pack for Tor des Geants?
In the mountains the weather can change fast. The temperature can quickly change from very hot to freezing cold. Therefore, we recommend that you bring at least the following:
- 16-20 L running pack .
- Clothes for four days
- Warm base layers
- Light wind breaker
- Water proof jacket and trousers
- Hydration system or small backpack
- Trail running shoes
- Buff / Cap
- High-factor sunscreen
- Gel or other energy. Wine gums also works fine.
To and from Courmayeur
Nearest airports are Geneva, Milan and Malpensa. From all three airports you will be able to reach Courmayeur in approximately two hours by shuttle or car. When you have booked your tour we will be happy to assist you finding the right transfer.