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Castore (4223 m.) and Polluce (4092 m.)
Category: Classic 4000 Alpine Routes

Two names of classical mythology that symbolize friendship like these two beautiful peaks linked by eternal proximity. Climbing these two peaks allows us to admire some of the most beautiful landscapes of the Alps.

Castor program:
First Day
Departure in the afternoon from Breuil Cervinia and ascent to the Guide del Cervino Hut (3480 m.) with the lifts. Dinner and overnight stay.
Second day
Climbing of the Castore by the west ridge, after crossing under the Breithorns and return by the same route.
Possibility to do the tour in 1 day, the prices remain unchanged.

Polluce program:
First Day
Departure in the afternoon from Breuil Cervinia and ascent to the Guide del Cervino refuge (3480 m.) with the lifts. Dinner and overnight stay.
Second day
Ascent to the Pollux, using the fixed ropes, and return by the same route.
Possibility to do the tour in 1 day, the prices remain unchanged.

Castore and Polluce in 2 days :
First day 
Departure in the morning with the first cable car until Plateau Rosa. Ascent of Castore and descent to the Guide d’Ayas hut ( 3420 m.) Dinner and overnight stay.
Second day
Ascent to Pollux and then back to Plateau Rosa to catch the lift for Breuil Cervinia.

CASTORE
1 PERSON 600,00 €
2 PERSONS 350,00 € each
3 PERSONS 240,00 € each (starting from Rif. sella)
4 PERSONS 200,00 € each (starting from Rif. sella)

POLLUCE
1 PERSON 600,00€
2 PERSONS 350,00€ each

CASTORE AND POLLUCE IN 2 DAYS
1 PERSON 1000,00€
2 PERSONS 600,00€ each

1- 2

Persons

1 or 2 days

From June to September during the period of opening of the lifts.

Good athletic training and experience on mixed terrain (for Polluce)

Included

The fee for the guide.

Not included

The cost of the lifts, one's own half-board in the refuge and that of the guide. Possibility to rent technical equipment (ice ax, crampons, harness) at the office. Customers accompanied by the Cervino Guides are entitled to a discount on the return ticket.