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Mount Elbrus North Face (Elbrus Tours)

We have successfully summited Mount Elbrus with Elbrus Tours. Overall a fantastic experience with... read more

Reviewed October 13, 2017
Jeroen B
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Climbing Elbrus with Pilgrim Tours

Everything was really well organized and all the people involved in the organization was amazing... read more

Reviewed August 15, 2017
Yolanda B
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Reviewed October 13, 2017

We have successfully summited Mount Elbrus with Elbrus Tours. Overall a fantastic experience with good accommodation and food. Most importantly, our guide got us safe to the summit and back down. Points for improvements: ensure enough sleeping spaces at the camps, additional guide for large...More

2  Thank Jeroen B
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Reviewed August 15, 2017 via mobile

Everything was really well organized and all the people involved in the organization was amazing. Although the summit day we have extra guides as Viktor, Michail and Ramadan who were excellent guides as well I have to tell you that the professionalism of Anna Petrova...More

4  Thank Yolanda B
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Reviewed August 15, 2017

Our group was made up of three friends from London, Dubai, and Washington DC who joined Pilgrim Tours' 10-day itinerary. We were joined by others from all over the world and successfully summited on day 7 with beautiful weather. The climb was tough but our...More

7  Thank Mark N
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Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

We climbed Mount Elbrus with 7 Summits Club, who were excellent. They were good value, provided good accommodation on and off the mountain, good food, transport and transfers - everything for an all-in reasonable price. Theirs guides and staff were great too, mostly speaking passable...More

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Reviewed June 8, 2017

Had a great experience climbing Mount Elbrus With Pilgrim Tours. Me and my wife was in the first Group of the season. We did not make the summit because of avalace danger. We had to turn back at 5000 m. A wise desicion from Our...More

5  Thank Remi O
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Reviewed June 1, 2017 via mobile

Climbed north route last year it is a stunning climb but not an easy one, went on a tour which is the best approach

1  Thank Paul W
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Reviewed May 8, 2017

I've just come back from a ski tour of the north route of Elbrus with ElbrusTours.ru. I had a great time and thought I'd share some views which might be helpful to others: - Elbrus itself: while not technically challenging, this is not an appropriate...More

1  Thank ted84_12
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Reviewed November 4, 2016 via mobile

Overall the service and support given was good. Unfortunately we were in a mixed ability (fitness) group that frequently became fragmented, which was frustrating, despite this we did like being in an international group with Russian's and German's. Base Camp huts were of a good...More

1  Thank Deborah E
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Reviewed October 20, 2016

We climbed Mt Elbrus from the North side. Thought we should take a purist approach. We went with Elbrus Tours and booked the 10 day tour. Elbrus tours did a good job with the guides and providing all the necessary assistance at the camps. The...More

1  Thank shyamhangal
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Reviewed August 28, 2016

Climbed with Rainer Mountaineering Inc and reached summit of Mt Elbrus via Northside on August 13th, 2016. Great guides and program. When we cached climbing gear close to Camp 1 for later collection after we moved from Base Camp, some of the team's climbing gear...More

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angelaxmaree
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Response from Guillaume M |
Hi! That depend if you already practiced mountaineering;) What route did you choose ? Do you know alpine basics ? Are you already acclimate ? Do you go often mountaineering ? 8 days' trip is for people who know well... More
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