ALONG THE REGULAR ROUTE
From mid June to mid September

Punta Giordani is the lower peak among the 4000 meters peaks of Monte Rosa. Just above the top station of P.ta Indren is the perfect climb for those that, even with no technical skill, want to reach a peak over 4000 meter having an experience at high altitude.

From the summit there is a spectacular view on the south face of Monte Rosa. You can climb it in one day starting whit the first cable-car run.

Travel Program

1stDay

Climb to the top of Punta Giordani

Meeting with the Mountain Guide in Alagna Valsesia at 7:00 o’ clock. After the check of the equipment you will go up with the cable car untill P.ta Indren m 3273. From there you’ll start walking along the Indren glacier. During the way up few stops are “mandatory” to take pictures, rest and drink . The last few meters are on rock. Don’t worry: the ridge it’s more impressive than difficult and in few steps you will be standing close to the Madonnina on the top of your first 4000 meters peak. The way down is along the same itinerary.

Walk up and downm 780 - About 5 hours


More details

TECHNICAL INFO:.The ascent to Punta Giordani has no particular technical difficulties and it’s one of the best options for beginners. It takes place through the Indren glacier. The steepest part is max 35 °. Before the summit you’ ll climb a short and easy sections on rock ridge (10 m)

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Difficulties

F+ / Easy +

Skills required

Good workout is required. Special technical skills are not needed

Duration, Participants and Deadline

Duration Min Max Deadline
1 day 1 5

Equipements

High mountain clothing, harness, crampons, poles

Documents

Alpine Club Card is recommended

Prices

5 people85,00 €per person
4 people95,00 €per person
3 people120,00 €per person
2 people160,00 €per person
1 person300,00 €per person

Rate details

THE PRICE INCLUDES: Support and assistance of a U.I.A.G.M. Mountain Guide, all the technical equipment in common use, rental of technical equipment if you need(harness, crampons, ice axe), logistics

THE PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE: round trip cable car (Alagna/P.ta Indren ), Guide’s lift ticket will be shared by participants, injury insurance