13APR 2018
Chamonix ski resorts

Chamonix ski resorts

Who is Chamonix good for? Chamonix Ski Facts Expert Skiers Intermediate Skiers Beginners Snowboarding Snow Apres-Ski Chamonix Ski Area Piste and Lift Stats for Chamonix 12 Black Pistes (34km) 25 Red Pistes (70km) 27 Blue Pistes (46km) 16 Green Pistes (5km) 69 Pistes 152km Downhill Pistes 43km Cross Country Pistes 49 Ski Lifts Ski Pass Mont Blanc Ski Area Piste and Lift Stats…

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03APR 2018
Vallee Blanche Chamonix

Vallee Blanche Chamonix

The famous Vallée Blanche in Chamonix is an off-piste ski route, 20km long with a vertical descent of 2700m. The views are stunning and the high mountain environment provides a real sensation of wilderness. This is one of those memorable life experiences that you ll never forget. If the conditions are good, this wonderful and magnificent adventure trip is accessible, with a…

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24MAR 2018
Mont Blanc Switzerland

Mont Blanc Switzerland

Les Houches to Les Contamines-Montjoie; 10 miles (about 6 hours of walking), moderate to challenging, 700-ft. elevation gain, 3, 405-ft. elevation loss Your exploration of the legendary Mont Blanc Circuit begins in Chamonix, the mountaineering capital of the Alps. Following an early morning meeting, you transfer by bus to the nearby village of Les Houches for a cable car ascent…

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14MAR 2018
Ski Chalet packages holidays

Ski Chalet packages holidays

Christmas & New Year Celebrations Leave behind the UK s dull, grey, damp December and join us instead for a proper White Christmas in the Alps! All our chalets and Chalet Hotels have a Christmas tree and most have log fires to add to the festive atmosphere, so combined with great food, good company, and no cooking or washing up, where would you rather be? All our…

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04MAR 2018
Spa Chamonix

Spa Chamonix

{ info : Deep Nature Spa 270 av de Courmayeur Hôtel Les Aiglons Resort & Spa 74400 Chamonix-Mont-Blanc Tel : +33(0)4 50 55 96 37 Web : , lat :45.916736, lon :6.867700, num :1} Unwind and relax during an intense moment of well-being. Quality SPA-A label 2014 DescriptionExperience Alpine wellness at Deep Nature Spa Les Aiglons with the hot tub and outdoor heated pool…

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22APR 2017
Ice climbing Chamonix

Ice climbing Chamonix

The Chamonix Valley is very famous for its ice falls. In and around Chamonix you can find more than 200 routes for all levels and skills. The valley itself offers you more than 10 spots where you can use your crampons and ice axes. But the good thing is that in a distance of one or two hours driving you can find another two wonderful spots for vertical ice. We re talking about…

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23DEC 2016
Visit Chamonix

Visit Chamonix

Not any more – the Chamonix lift company (Compagnie du Mont Blanc) have been pumping millions into new facilities! In fact there are recently installed cabins on the Flégère lift, as well as the Aiguille du Midi and the Grands Montets, and there is a brand new gondola from the base of the Grands Montets, for easier access. Isn’t it all hardcore off piste stuff? No! Sure, there’s…

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13APR 2015
Hotel du Bois Chamonix

Hotel du Bois Chamonix

To keep the rating score and review content relevant for your upcoming trip, we archive reviews older than 24 months. Only a customer who has booked through Booking.com and stayed at the property in question can write a review. This allows us to verify that our reviews come from real guests like you. Who better to tell others about the free breakfast, friendly staff, or their…

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18JUL 2017
Mont Blanc on map

Mont Blanc on map

Traditional 10 meter (33 ) contour lines are displayed on glaciers and lower slopes while the upper slopes are delineated by ridges, couloirs and outcrops. Combined with a shading pattern to give a 3D effect, the result is a map that makes it very easy to recognize mountain features. Crevasses, moraines and rockfall zones are also painstakingly mapped. Every col, ridge, needle…

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