FOR YOU ~ Outdoor Activities
Situated at the very foot of the Mont Blanc, Chamonix is one of the most beautiful ski resort in the world.
The high altitude ensures a constant and abundant snow level from early December to early May.Spread over 4 ski areas, the slopes are easily accessible via a free shuttle service or by car.
The "Vallee Blanche" run is a unique off-track run, certainly one of the most famous worldwide, and an opportunity not to be missed. The Aiguille du Midi cable car will take you to the summit very quickly and easily, but the presence of an experienced guide is necessary to enjoy fully this 20 km run in total safety. Non skiers will find that other activities than skiing are also available. Walking and snow shoes excursions fans will find all they need to enjoy themselves.
The cable cars of the Aiguille du Midi, the Brevent and the Grands Montets, will take you without effort up the mountain where you will undoubtedly enjoy the unforgettable panoramas on the Mont Blanc and some of the highest and most majestic European summits.
And don't forget the Mer de Glace… Get there using the typical little train on rack railway and take in the outstanding sights. The sculpted ice caves will surprise you.