The Tour du Mont Blanc is a unique trek of approximately 200km around Mont Blanc that can be completed in between 7 and 10 days passing through Italy, Switzerland and France.

Hikers, climbers and mountaineers will greatly appreciate stop overs offered by refuges and gites along the Tour du Mont Blanc.

Rifugio Monte Bianco Cai Uget ( 1666 m )

Capacity : 65 persons
9th June - 15th September and 7th December - 31st March
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Champion Marco
Val Veny
11013 Courmayeur
Tel. (During the off season): 0039 0165 778602
Tel. (During the season): 0039 0165 869097
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Located 1666 metres above sea level in Val Veny facing Mont Blanc.
Open Summer and Winter


Half Board, Picnic, Upon reservation, Lunchtime meal, Evening meal, Breakfast, Free tap water, Hot water for Thermos

Services offered

Area for drying clothes, Possible to wash clothes, Free hot showers, Public telephone, Weather information, Electricity (220v)


Bar, Terrace

Languages spoken

French, English, Italian


Animals welcome, Handicapped access

Payment methods

Bank Card, Cash

Services located close by

Bus, Taxi, Bakers, Grocers, Pharmacy, Doctor, Post Office, Cash machine, bank, Tourist Office
One and a half hour walk from Courmayeur
From Refuge Maison Vieille to Val Veny: 30 minutes
From Refuge Maison Vieille to Val Veny: 30 minutes
20 people
Adult half board €44.00-51.00
Child half board (€25.00 0-5 years), (€35.00 6-12 years)
Accommodation only €14.00-20.00
Vegetarian Menu, Gluten Free Menu
Animals permitted
Hot showers included

Caretaker :

Marco Champion

Other refuges :

Traditional direction of the TMB

Hotel Funivia (2h20mn)
Rifugio G. Bertone (3h40mn)
Rifugio Bonatti ( 6h10mn )
Hotel Lavachey (6h55mn)
Hotel Chalet Val Ferret (8h10mn)
Refuge Elena ( 8h25mn )
Gîte Alpage de La Peule (10h35mn)
Hotel du Col de Fenetre (11h40mn)
Gîte La Léchère (12h00mn)
Refuge Mayajoie (12h15mn)
Chalet 'Le Dolent' (12h15mn)
Auberge des Glaciers (12h20mn)
Hôtel Edelweiss (12h20mn)

Clockwise direction of the TMB

Rifugio Maison Vieille (30mn)
Gite le Randonneur du Mont Blanc (45mn)
Cabane du Combal (3h00mn)
Rifugio Elisabetta ( 3h25mn )
Refuge des Mottets (5h50mn)
Auberge-refuge de la Nova (7h10mn)
Refuge Robert Blanc (8h20mn)
Refuge de la Croix du Bonhomme (10h10mn)
Refuge de la Balme (12h15mn)
Refuge de Nant Borrant (13h10mn)
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