Beginners or experts,
the quality of facilities and natural sites has no comparison in providing you with multiple sensations in front of the Mont Blanc.
Chamonix Mont–Blanc, or the cradle of Alpine skiing at the foot of the top of Europe .
The ski area is composed of several stations, of which some are legendary: Les Houches, Brevent , Flegere, Grands Montets and Le Tour-Vallorcine. Between cool and great skiing, Chamonix has something to offer to everyone. You can also enjoy more urban or festive activities, in a city center that sparks of life day and night throughout the year. While skiing, you will enjoy the stunning scenery of Mont Blanc, the Aiguilles Rouges, the Chaîne des Aravis... and much more if you have the chance to do the Vallée Blanche.
In Chamonix, you can
practice all disciplines possible: downhill, snowboard, telemark, freeride, freestyle,
snow park, speedride outside unforgettable tracks, ice climbing ... Beginner or expert, the quality of facilities
and natural sites has no comparison in giving you real sensations in front of
the Mont Blanc.
Are you limited in time and want to enjoy the most stunning experience possible? Take the cable car Aiguille du Midi and ski down the Vallée Blanche: legendary off-piste route, offering a spectacular view of several glaciers in the massif. Beware though, suitable high-mountain equipment is necessary, and the presence of a certified guide is strongly recommended (risk of avalanches, crevasses... ). In all, you can descend from 3800m to the village of Chamonix at 1000m. That is 2800m in altitude! This is one of the longer ice routes in Europe (22 km). It is open to skiers with adequate experience or accompanied by guide, and can be performed , depending on conditions, until May. Bring your camera!
The valley of Chamonix Mont -Blanc also offers snowshoeing, hiking, cross country skiing and many other activities, of which several suitable for pedestrians (Visit the Mer de Glace, panoramic Cable cars facing Mont Blanc... ). The town of Chamonix is very cosmopolitan and welcomes a significant number of visitors all year round.