2 days tour: Weekend - Great Aletsch Glacier
2 day stay on Fiescheralp: one overnight in a hotel (dinner and breakfast) incl. Aletsch Glacier trip
Discover fascinating phenomena of the perpetual ice and exciting aspects of the Great Aletsch Glacier and its history from local mountain guides. The trip starts in Fiesch or Fiescheralp. You travel up to the Eggishorn before climbing down to the Gletscherstube hut at lake Märjelen, the starting point for the walk. The walk back to Fiescheralp takes you through the illuminated Tälligrat Tunnel.
Dates: every Saturday to Sunday from 8 June until 27 october 2019
Duration: 8:45 h - 14:00 h, total approximate walking time 6 hours (2- to 3-hour tour on the Aletsch Glacier)
Meeting place: 8:45 h by cabrecar station Fiescheralp
Guide: Bergsteigerzentrum Aletsch
Cost: Adults and children (10 years onwards) CHF 230 | incl. overnight in the Aletsch Arena and climbing gear
Number of participants: min. 6 people | max. 10 people
Equipment requirements: trekking shoes (good grip), hat, sunglasses, walking stick, packed lunch and drinks; shorts are unsuitable on the glacier (wind). The technical equipment (climbing harness) is provided.
Registration: two days in adavance | Bergsteigerzentrum Aletsch +41 27 971 17 76 email@example.com
Program: Saturday: arrival on Fiescheralp and overnight in a hotel (incl. dinner) | Sunday: breakfast and Aletsch Glacier trip