Backcountry Skiing down the Vallée Blanche, Courmayeur

Activity Snapshot

Fitness level: Sporty
Duration: 6 hrs
Spoken languages: English, Italian
Minimum age: From 16 years-old and up
Cancellation policy: strict More info
Opening seasons:
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Activity description

Are you a good skier looking for an exciting challenge? Join this backcountry skiing down the Vallée Blanche from Courmayeur!

Join a professional mountain guide on this fun-filled adventure in one of the most popular ski destinations in the Alps. Located near Mont Blanc, Courmayeur stands out as the ideal spot for a good backcountry trip. 

Your snowy adventure will start by meeting your guide in Courmayeur. Together, you’ll get on a scenic cable car ride and reach the starting point in Helbronner. Once there, you’ll put on your skis and start an 18 km descent down the Vallée Blanche. You’ll descend from 3446 meters in altitude to 1042, near Chamonix. Enjoy the incredible sense of freedom of cruising down the valley and the magnificent landscapes surrounding you. Once in Chamonix, you and your guide will make your way to Courmayeur via taxi.

Embark on this incredible journey and explore the off-piste side of Mont Blanc with a professional guide. Save yourself a spot for this amazing backcountry skiing down the Vallée Blanche, from Courmayeur!

Offer Description

Try Backcountry Skiing down the Vallée Blanche, Courmayeur, with a mountain guide!

Course of events

- Meet your guide at.
- Cable car ride from Courmayeur.
- 18 km backcountry ski tour.
- Departure from Chamonix.

Activity requirements

- The minimum age for this activity is 16 years old.
- Know how to ski off-piste.

Special terms

- This activity is weather-dependent. If the weather does not allow for the activity to take place, we will contact you to reschedule or receive a full refund. 
- Please note that the cable car ticket is not included in the price.

  • Mountain guide
  • Insurance
  • Cable car ticket
  • Taxi fare
  • Food and drinks
Do not forget to bring
  • Skis
  • Boots
  • Warm and comfortable clothes
  • Backpack
  • Sunscreen
  • Sunglasses
100% secure payments
by credit card or Paypal
Meeting point
Parcheggio Via Des Forges - Via Des Forges, 5, 11013 Courmayeur AO, Italy Get directions

Cancellation policy

Cancellation 30 days or more prior to the agreed activity date
You will be automatically refunded for the full amount for the activity
30 days
Cancellation between 10 and 30 days prior to the agreed activity date
You are entitled to a 50% refund
10 days
Cancellation 10 days or later prior to the agreed activity date
No refund will be possible
Weather Guarantee
Regardless of the date, if the activity is cancelled due to bad weather conditions, you will be offered a refund or the chance to reschedule