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Chamonix and Mont Blanc Day Trip from Geneva
"Book your tour to include the services of an expert guide to enjoy your trip to the full then hop aboard your air-conditioned coach in central Geneva and enjoy an unforgettable 90-minute drive through the picturesque Arve Valley to Chamonix. Situated at the foot of majestic Mont Blanc — the highest peak in both the Alps and Western Europe at780 feet (4800 meters) — Chamonix is widely considered France’s most iconic Alpine town.For your Chamonix and Mont Blanc day trip choose from the four tour options below.""""Cross the Switzerland-France border with an informative guide and marvel at the majesty of the European Alps on this Chamonix and Mont Blanc day trip from Geneva. You'll drive through the Arve Valley to the pretty Alpine town of Chamonix. Ride the cable
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Private Tour: Mont Blanc and Chamonix Day Trip from Geneva Including Gourmet Lunch
"After early morning pickup from your Geneva hotel in a private vehicle your day trip starts with a scenic 1.5-hour drive across the Switzerland-France border and through the beautiful Arve Valley to Chamonix located at the base of magnificent Mont Blanc the tallest peak in Western Europe at 15780 feet (4800 meters). You'll arrive early to beat the crowds. Transfer to a cable car and ride to the summit of Aiguille du Midi a mountain in the Mont Blanc massif
From CHF349.00
 
Chamonix and Mont Blanc Day Trip from Geneva
"Book your tour to include the services of an expert guide to enjoy your trip to the full then hop aboard your air-conditioned coach in central Geneva and enjoy an unforgettable 90-minute drive through the picturesque Arve Valley to Chamonix. Situated at the foot of majestic Mont Blanc — the highest peak in both the Alps and Western Europe at780 feet (4800 meters) — Chamonix is widely considered France’s most iconic Alpine town.For your Chamonix and Mont Blanc day trip choose from the four tour options below.""""Cross the Switzerland-France border with an informative guide and marvel at the majesty of the European Alps on this Chamonix and Mont Blanc day trip from Geneva. You'll drive through the Arve Valley to the pretty Alpine town of Chamonix. Ride the cable
From CHF99.00

Skiing Snowboarding Tips (14)

Skiiing, the NOT industrial way

For some people Chamonix may be considered a "not good station" for skiing, for some others, it's fabulous.Why those conflicting opinions ? It depends about how you want your ski holidays :- if you...
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mariev
Apr 04, 2011

Beginner's Heaven plus nice off-piste

Domaine de Balme (formerly Le Tour) is a great place for beginning skiers - sort of a large (very) rolling hill - a giant cow pasture (literally) to ski down. However the 'backside' of Le Tour also...
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firechick
Mar 07, 2006

Les Grands Montets

The way to the slopes of Les Grands Montets starts in Argentiere. It takes about 20 minutes to get there by skibus form Chamonix. You will need bus with table "Les Grands Montets", but not...
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PolinaS
Apr 24, 2006

From Chamonix to Courmayeur

Skipass Cham'ski gives an opportunity to spend one day in Italy in Courmayeur. Just 50 minutes by car, trip in tunnel under Mont-Blanc and you are in Italy. At Plaut Checrouit there are quite nice red...
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PolinaS
Apr 24, 2006

Le Brevent

Le Brevent is supposed to be the first place to visit as a ski-lift is going precisely from the town. This area has interesting and various slopes for skiers of different levels. It is worth to visit...
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PolinaS
Apr 24, 2006

Skiing at Le Brévent

Skiing or snowboarding at le Brévent station is a good choice for families and groups when there are multiple levels of skiers among you. There are pistes for every level (including a small and not...
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firechick
Aug 07, 2003

La Vallee Blanche

The Vallee Blanche is a famous off-piste glacial ski 'run' which starts at the top of the Aiguille du Midi cable car and typically finishes near the Montenvers train station (or in the Chamonix Valley...
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firechick
Nov 16, 2006

Skiing / Boarding

There are some nice runs at Les Houches. The sport shops there rent out all the necessary gear. Be prepared for long queue's for the telepherique, especially when kids are off school. Usual ski gear...
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healy_ger
Dec 08, 2003

Skiing Off-Piste in Chamonix

I say a lot of scary things in this tip - but just so you know - my husband and I and our friends all enjoy off-piste skiing here A LOT.Several ski areas exist in Chamonix, with great off-piste access...
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firechick
Aug 07, 2003

Snowboard weekend

Chamonix is 1 hour drive from Geneva Airport. Hire a car for the weekend or take an airport transfer with www.chamexpress.com. They offer a door to door service & online booking of skipasses We...
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weekendboarder
Feb 09, 2010

Le Tour

There is Le Tour next to Argantier, it is also available by skibus or train (railway station Vallorcine). A ski-lift from Vallorcine will take you up to Aiguillette des Poselles. Here you will find...
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PolinaS
Nov 30, 2006

Ski du Fond

Chamonix not only caters for downhill-skiers in the winter but also 'Ski du Fond' or cross-country ski-ing. For those fit enough to try it here is a plan of the many routes on offer. It make be more...
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sandysmith
Nov 10, 2002
 
 
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Top 5 Chamonix-Mont-Blanc Writers

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"Climbing, Hiking, Mountain Biking, Skiing"
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"Chamonix"
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"Summertime in Chamonix"
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"Chamonix-Mt Blanc"
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"in the shadow of mont blanc."
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Things to Do Near Chamonix-Mont-Blanc

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Mer de Glace & Montenvers

First thing one morning before the clouds rolled in we walked to the small Montenvers train station and took the Montenvers train to the LeMer De Glace "Sea of Ice" (Frances largest glacier). It's a...
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Aiguille Du Midi

What? At ca. 3,800, Aiguille du Midi gets you as close to Mont Blanc as you can get without mountain climbing skills or inclinations. At ca. EUR 50 per person, the cable car is pricey, but very much...
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Funivie Monte Bianco

The Monte Bianco Skyway is a fabulous tourist attraction. I took the No. 5 bus from Courmayeur main bus terminal up to the base station called Pontal DÉntreves. This is where you can purchase...
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