BLUE LAKE – Day Hike – Level MODERATE

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BLUE LAKE – Day Hike – Level MODERATE

BLUE LAKE – Day Hike – Level MODERATE 2560 1707 TrekMI

Located at the feet of the Monte Rosa Massif, the Blue Lake is one of the most popular hiking destionations in the Ayas Valley. It is an alpine lake of pristine turquoise water that originates from the ice melting of the Verra Grand Glacier. The landscape all around is simply stunning. From the fir and larch forest to the moraine of the glacier and to some of the highest peaks of Monte Rosa. This hike will reward you with amazing views. The hike is suitable for anyone who has a basic fitness level, including families with kids.

BEST SEASON: may to october

WHAT TO EXPECT
TRIP TYPE:
Day Hike Tour
TRIP LENGTH:
7am to 6pm
DRIVING TIME FROM MILAN:
2 hours – Let us know if you’re staying somewhere else and still want to organize the tour with us. We can meet you on the way!
DIFFICULTY LEVEL: MODERATE 
– Click HERE to understand the Hiking Difficulty Levels
DISTANCE: 
7,5 km/9,320 mi
ELEVATION GAIN:
560 m/1,840 ft
HIGHEST ALTITUDE:
2.230 m/7,315 ft
LUNCH:
bring your own packed lunch

Price
Minimum 2 participants*

€90
/person

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*Private tours are only open to your party
20% discount on the total price for families with kids and parties of 3 and 4. For bigger groups please ask for quote.

WHAT’S INCLUDED
– Professional guide
– Tour organization
– Transportation to the trailhead (Carpooling)
– Trail snacks
– Use of trekking poles

WHAT’S NOT INCLUDED
– Carpooling expenses – €80/car
– Food
– Personal expenses
– Guide gratuity

GEAR NEEDED: please check the list of Things to Bring on a Day Hike

IMPORTANT: we run our tours in almost all weather conditions and very rarely cancel. See our Terms and Conditions for information on cancellations and refunds

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