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Chamonix is categorised as Adventure

The Chamonix Valley (Photo Courtesy: Ximonic)
Cable Car Terminus (Photo Courtesy: Kristoferb)
Cable Car to Aiguille du Midi (Photo Courtesy: Tryfon Kar)
Mer de Glace (Photo Courtesy: Kristoferb)
Mer de Glace Views (Photo Courtesy: Kristoferb)
Skywalk at Aiguille du Midi (Photo Courtesy: Marcuscalabresus)

Reasons to Visit
  • Chamonix is one of the oldest ski resorts in France and part of the French Alps
  • Chamonix hosted the first ever Winter Olympics in 1924 and is a renowned Winter destination of Europe
  • Chamonix is base town for to Summit Mont Blanc, the tallest mountain in the Alps.
  • Chamonix is Summer destination for walking enthusiats and adventure travellers especially trekkers, cyclists, mountain bikers and Paragliders. Watersports Activities in Summer includes Canyoning, rafting, Kayaking etc
Access Information
  • Nearest Airport -Geneva (80 kms), Bern (174 kms), Lyon (223 kms)

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    Aiguille du Midi Cable Car is the highest cable car in Europe climbing up to over 2700m within 20 minutes. The cable car ride offers breathtaking panoramic views of the French, Swiss, and Italian Alps. Auguille du Midi is the most popular tourist attraction in the French Alps and attracts over half a million visitors annually. The Augille du Midi Cable Car starts from Chamonix town and is a two-stage journey. The first leg takes you till Plan de l'Aiguille (2,317m) and the second leg takes you to the North Face of Aiguille du Midi. You can then take an elevator ride up to the summit (3,842m).
    View Point
    Valley Views
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    The 200m deep Mer de Glace is the largest glacier in France, located on the northern side of Mont Blanc. The hundred-year-old Train du Montenvers takes you from Chamonix to Gare du Montenvers, from where you enjoy a cable car ride that takes you deep into the glacier and to the famous ice cave – Grotte de la Mer de Glace. Explore this fascinating ice cave with its frozen tunnels and sculptures that change colours.
    Snow Experience

Destinations within reach from Chamonix

  • Geneva ( 80 Km )

    Geneva is referred to the Peace Capital of the World. Geneva is the second largest city of more

  • Montreux ( 87 Km )

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  • Annecy ( 101 Km )

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  • Gstaad ( 134 Km )

    Gstaad is a major ski resort and a popular destination premium / luxury travellers and more

  • Zermatt ( 144 Km )

    Zermatt (5310 ft asl) is famed as a mountaineering and ski resort of the Swiss Alps. The town lies more

  • Bern ( 174 Km )

    Bern is capital of Switzerland and enchants visitors with a traditional feel of Old Town. Bern is more

  • Lyon ( 223 Km )

    Lyon is a city in east-central France, in the Rhône-Alpes region, situated between Paris and more

  • Milan ( 240 Km )

    Milan is The fashion capital of the world, houses the most popular and famous fashion designers more

  • Basel ( 268 Km )

    Basel is situated in the northernmost tip of Switzerland, neighbouring two countries: Germany, more

  • Zurich ( 294 Km )

    Zurich is the lifestyle capital of Switzerland that thrives in ancient history and culture. Zurich more

  • Lugano ( 295 Km )

    Lugano is situated in the Italian-speaking part of Switzerland, Luganois surrounded by mountains. more

  • Dijon ( 336 Km )

    Dijon is the capital city of the historical Burgundy region in eastern France, one of the more

  • Fussen ( 520 Km )

    Füssen is an enchanting little town nestled in the Bavarian Alps and the southern highlight of the more

  • Reims ( 622 Km )

    Reims is beautiful historic city in Northern France. The city has played an important role in more

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Nearest Airport in Chamonix
  • Geneva International Airport ( GVA ) , Geneva-80 Kms
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