Chamonix-Mont-Blanc Things to Do

  • Mont Blanc, view from the terrace
    Mont Blanc, view from the terrace
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    Cog Wheel Train
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    Grand hotel-restaurant du Montenvers
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Most Viewed Things to Do in Chamonix-Mont-Blanc

  • 1. Aiguille Du Midi

    5 out of 5 stars

    This is the highest peak which can be reached by Areal Tramway. Because of the perpetual snow and the sheer walls, a normal tourist can't reach this point hiking. Take the elevator at the last...

  • 2. Mer de Glace & Montenvers

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    It's quite an experience, using the mechanical means to go up and down the mountain, and to walk several meters inside the glacier (with the advantage of being the shortest of the three rides locally...

  • 3. Hiking

    $S4Yes, I know that Chamonix is a winter station, but Fernanda can't support cold, so, we've been there only in summer. Anyway, plenty of snow everywhere, and the colours of the sunny streets made,...

  • 4. Other Activities

    Glaciers have always sounded too rough for my liking to be explored. Chamonix turned upside-down my preconceptions and presented me with one of the best presents possible - a visit into the lair of...

  • 5. Ski at Le Savoy

    I spent a few days on the Le Savoy slopes learning to ski for the very first time. The ski lesson I had with Ecole Du Ski Francais was at Le Savoy using the...

  • 6. Chalet de la Floria (1337 m)

    If you want an easy hike to beging your stay in Chamonix, I'd advice this one.A climb of 301m in 45 min, (10 min flat balcony included) under the pine trees....

  • 7. Le Brévent (2225 m)

    Facing the Mont Blanc, this high peak has attracted many painters since the beginning of the 19th century. The panorama over the Mont Blanc range is indeed...

  • 8. Tour du Mont Blanc

    Multi-day hiking adventures on the famous Tour du Mont Blanc trail can start from Chamonix or nearby Les Houches. This trail is over 165km (100 miles) long and...

  • 9. Le Lac Blanc (2352m)

    The easiest way to get there is by taking the gondola in Les Praz to La Flégère and then a chair lift to l'Index (2385m).Follow the pink stips on the rocks...

  • 10. Ice Skating

    On a wet or even a very hot day, there is nothing more exhilarating or fun for a family than ice skating. We went as a family of four to the Richard Bozon...


    I just came back from the French Alps a few weeks ago and we rented two citroen 2 CV ! What an amazing ride in the most popular car ever made in France !!! We...

  • 12. Take a stroll through the old town of Chamonix

    The town of Chamonix has a nice feel to it: nestled in a valley between two formidable mountain ranges, there are plenty of interesting buildings and shops, not...

  • 13. Parc de Loisirs de Chamonix

    This nice area is a ski run with a chair lift in wintertime. In Summertime it's an attraction park for everyone, with a mega jump trampoline, a nautic jet, sky...

  • 14. Mont Blanc

    No matter where you stand, as soon as someone points out Mont Blanc (if you cant see it yourself) you will be awed! At first it does not seem that high but as...

  • 15. Mont Blanc

    What a wonderful day trip!!!!! Mont Blanc was worth every bit of the pricey ticket to get to the top. Even if you're not a skier, you will love it here. Get the...

  • 16. Musee Alpin de Chamonix

    History about Chamonix (the groth of the town, the Winter Olympics, ...), the Alpes in general and climbing the Mont Blanc. If you're not interrested in history...

  • 17. Some usefull links

    Some must see links about Chamonix :All have a french and an english versionThe official resort's

  • 18. Chamonix Town Center

    At the base of the Mont-Blanc. the town village is close to train station, post office, tourist centre, many shops, restaurants and affordable hotels. It's good...

  • 19. Paragliding

    We didn't get a chance to do it, but we understand that you can catch a ride with a professional paraglider. The views are supposed to be fabulous. We spoke to...

  • 20. The city

    Chamonix is a really charming city and its setting, with great mountains surrounding it, is just amazing. I just wish it wasn't raining so bad when I was...

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