The village resort of Chamonix lies at the foot of the highest peak in Europe, Mont Blanc, 4810 m high. Chamonix enjoys an exceptional view of the mountains of Mont Blanc and Aiguilles Rouges, a must see to discover summer and winter, ski touring or hiking, or simply for pleasure.
Chamonix benefits from a very rich historical architectural heritage, between tradition and modernity, appreciated by an international clientele.
The ski domain in the valley of Chamonix Mont-Blanc has 4 areas (Les Houches, Balme, Les Grands Montets and Brevent / Flegere), which provide the greatest elevations in the world from 1000 m to 3300 m, and the guarantee of excellent snow quality all year round.
The Aiguille du Midi cable car provides access within 30 minutes to the legendary touring of la Vallée Blanche at 3842 m. Also from the center of Chamonix, the Montenvers train leads in 20 minutes to the Mer de Glace at 1913 m, for a unique perspective.
In addition to its exceptional high mountain sports setting, Chamonix also enjoys an active downtown with its shops and cosmopolitan restaurants, festivals, museums, casino, ...
Ski map of Vallée de Chamonix Mont-Blanc
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