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Ski Touring Valley Style

The Mont Blanc Massif, and Chamonix in particular, are simply wonderful locations to embark on a ski de randonnenced local guides, ski tourers will manage to get away from the crowded slopes and experience some truly spectacular skiing. Safety First: Get a Guide! This is not a family-friendly activity, so it would be better to find a babysitter or to leave the little ones with grandma and grandpa so you can fully experience and enjoy the thrill of ski touring. A High Mountain Guide is not me ...


01.02.2018

Skis Off. Guide Book in Hand: Sightseeing in Chamonix

Chamonix attracts visitors from all over the globe thanks to its charmingly scenic alpine town centre and great skiing. For those who look for something extra on their ski holidays, it also has plenty of culture and history to offer. The fact that getting from Geneva to Chamonix is so quick and easy, with transfers taking around one hour, is the cherry on top of the perfect ski holiday Aiguille du Midi Literally translated as t in the summer for rock climbing or paragliding, the Aiguille du M ...


12.12.2017

Ski Touring in the Chamonix Valley

The Mont Blanc Massif, and Chamonix in particular, are simply wonderful locations to embark on a ski de randonnenced local guides, ski tourers will manage to get away from the crowded slopes and experience some truly spectacular skiing. Safety First: Get a Guide! This is not a family-friendly activity, so it would be better to find a babysitter or to leave the little ones with grandma and grandpa so you can fully experience and enjoy the thrill of ski touring. A High Mountain Guide is not me ...


12.12.2017

Looking for a New Sensation? Chamonix Speed Riding

Never heard of speed riding? Don What Actually IS Speed Riding? Think of the sport as a blend of skiing and paragliding, where you zip down the mountain at very high speeds for an adrenaline rush unlike any other! The pioneers of recent years had to use modified kits, paragliders, or even skydiving parachutes to aide their descent from the mountain Build on the Basics Because everything happens at such extreme speeds, it makes sense to build on your gliding control skills in a slower enviro ...


12.12.2017

Love, Literature and the Red Books of Chamonix

If you visit Chamonix, it is highly likely that you''ll stumble upon the Boutique Guérin book store, otherwise known as the ''red shop''. It is indeed the reddest and most intriguing shop in Chamonix, and was founded by the equally intriguing Michel Guérin. The Guérin story begins in Paris, where Michel and his wife Marie-Christine owned an advertising agency, which they later sold to set up their publishing house – Editions Guérin – in Chamonix in 1994. It was in ...


20.11.2017

The Culinary Charm of Chamonix

Renowned for its superb skiing and breath-taking scenery, Chamonix also has some truly divine places to dine. Here are a few of the best restaurants this charming ski resort has on offer all year round. Le Cap Horn This well-known and highly-regarded restaurant offers up both French and Asian-inspired plates. Dishes include a delicious honey and soy sauce pan-seared duck breast, their sumptuous fisherman’s stew and the lighter-than-air souffle au Grand Marnier. The restaurant is situated in ...


12.10.2017

Beyond Skiing: The Natural and Cultural Wonders of Chamonix

Attention, ski enthusiasts! Chamonix is renowned for its fantastic skiing – and for good reason! However, this means that its other wonderful attractions are frequently overlooked. You’ve just stepped off your shuttle from Geneva to Chamonix… now how about something a little different? For something distinctly non-touristy yet incredibly worthwhile, why not wander off the beaten skiing track and try some of these alternative activities? Natural Highlights Visit the Mer de Glace At 200m deep, ...


12.10.2017

A Celebration of Classical Music at “Printemps Musical de Chamonix”

For the past 15 years, Printemps Musical de Chamonix has been hosting an exquisite display of evocative artistic expression that never fails to be intimate and original. This is a celebration of sounds from around the world that deviate from the norm, sounds that can often be scoffed at for being abstract, experimental, and noisy. Printemps champions those who seek to be different. It’s perfect for the aficionados out there with a keen ear who appreciate the contemplative side to music, or those ...


24.02.2017

The Low Down on the Go Down: The Top Snowparks of Chamonix

For the ultimate adrenaline-packed winter holiday, travel from Geneva to Chamonix and discover the best snowparks in the area! Ideal for the budding trickster, these four freestyle parks are the perfect places to practice your gnarly tricks. Grand Montets Grands Montets is a newly refurbished snow sports area with two boardercrosses. Located at 2000m, it boasts a 400m long track which includes various rails, rollers, table-tops, kickers and banked turns. Sponsored by BMW, this brilliant cours ...


22.02.2017

The Alps Come Alive With the Sound of Fête de la Musique

Most people travel from Geneva to Chamonix for its renowned and world-famous slopes. Chamonix may be reputed as a brilliant skiing destination, but it is also a terrific place to explore in the summer. Not only are the stunning views, quirky boutiques and tasty restaurants still about, but Chamonix comes alive in the warmer months thanks to the brilliant Fête de la Musique festival. Held on 21 June, this annual event is an experience you won’t want to miss. A Terrific Atmosphere The best part ...


22.02.2017

Unlimited Fun at the Chamonix Unlimited Festival

If you enjoy the outdoor vibe, cutting edge music and vibrant atmosphere of a festival as well as the adrenalin rush of extreme winter sports then why not combine the two this spring at the Chamonix Unlimited Festival. From the 5th to the 9th of April, Chamonix will be bustling with the sounds of live bands, DJs and crowds gathered to enjoy one of the festival calendar’s coolest events. The Chamonix Unlimited Festival is run by party organisers We Are Reality, who are no strangers to putting on ...


23.01.2017

Get On Board! Ride the Snow Snake in Chamonix

Calling all snowboarders! For three days in March 2017, Chamonix will be the home of the annual ‘new generation’ snowboarding event. Hosted by Quiksilver pro rider Mathieu Crepel, Ride the Snake will attract freestyle riders from all over the world, including Arthur Longo, Anthony Hollad, and Bryan Fox. The best part? It’s completely free! Ride the Snake This catchy name given to the event was inspired by many different elements. ‘Ride the Snake’ is a term in boarders-land to say ‘go with the ...


18.01.2017

Visit Chamonix’s ‘Mer de Glace’ by Montenvers Railway

The historical town of Chamonix has been established since the eighteenth century, so hundreds of years of visitors can assure you that it’s a beautiful and fascinating resort to visit. These days, the town is a stunning combination of traditional charm and modern accessibility for a huge range of people to enjoy. Part of the appeal of the town is how easy the transfer from Geneva to Chamonix is for holiday makers. Is Chamonix Just for Skiers? As a town, it has a lot to offer. With a variet ...


19.12.2016

Culture in Chamonix: the 5 Most Interesting Museums

Discovering new places is one of the great joys of life, so when you travel from Geneva to Chamonix, remember to explore the Alps’ beautiful natural heritage and vast agricultural history. With a variety of museums to choose from, you can spend your afternoons soaking in the local culture. Crystal Museum Journey through the Alps’ colourful mineralogical history with this extraordinary crystal exhibition. The museum showcases over 500 crystals, including the local smoky quartz and red fluorite ...


09.12.2016

Chamonix for Experts: Valleé Blanche

Skiing the Vallée Blanche attracts many hedonists to Chamonix. This epic 20-kilometre route descends over 2700 metres while showing off its surrounding magical Alpine scenery. There’s a real sense of wilderness as you ski over the perfect white snow, down quick descents. However, there are a few preparations you should make before you set out to ensure that your run is both exhilarating and safe. Before You Go Be honest with yourself about your level of skiing. The temptation of the Vallée Bl ...


08.12.2016

King of the Mountains: Climbing in Chamonix

When it comes to mountaineering, Chamonix is a Mecca for enthusiasts of all standards. Mont Blanc is the highest mountain in Western Europe, and the mountain range it sits in offers a plethora of scenic, thrilling and challenging routes. Alpine climbing is a popular pastime in both the summer and the winter months, which means that year-round you will be able to find abundant opportunities to scale the mountains around Chamonix. Beginner? Take a Course If you’ve never tried your hand at mounta ...


24.10.2016

A Guide to Shopping in Chamonix Mont Blanc

"I like my money right where I can see it…hanging in my closet." These wise words from Sex and the City’s Carrie Bradshaw aren’t far wrong – why work so hard in life if you don’t have anything to show for it? You may be indulging in a luxury winter holiday to the glamorous French resort of Chamonix this season, or you may be planning a day trip from Geneva to Chamonix Mont Blanc; either way, you won’t want to miss the opportunity to browse the shopping options in this pretty alpine t ...


24.10.2016

Chamonix: Trail Running in France

The incredible peaks of the French Alps are not a sight to be missed, and they have long been a favourite destination for those seeking beautiful landscapes and adventure. Trail running is a challenging yet rewarding way of seeing this stunning part of the world, and camps such as Tracks and Trails combine the excitement of this active adventure with a little bit of luxury. Their camp is based in the town of Chamonix, which is famous for its high-end shopping, local cuisine and stunning location ...


13.10.2016

From Skiing to White Water Rafting: Action in the French Alps

A jet of water hits your face, icy cold from the snow melt. You clear your eyes just in time to see yourself tipping down into another wave that splashes in your face and then crashes around you. You grip the paddle and brace against the raft. A voice yells “Left!” You follow the instruction. Plunging your paddle into the white, bubbling water, you feel the craft spin out of the current and slowly come to a stop at the side of the river. As you regain your bearings you realise you are a person d ...


13.10.2016

Alpine Travel Inspiration: Try Trail Running in France!

The incredible peaks of the French Alps are not a sight to be missed, and they have long been a favourite destination for those seeking beautiful landscapes and adventure. Trail running is a challenging yet rewarding way of seeing this stunning part of the world, and camps such as Tracks and Trails combine the excitement of this active adventure with a little bit of luxury. Their camp is based in the town of Chamonix, which is famous for its high-end shopping, local cuisine and stunning location ...


12.10.2016

Valleys of Adventure: White Water Sports Near Chamonix

A jet of water hits your face, icy cold from the snow melt. You clear your eyes just in time to see yourself tipping down into another wave that rises above your head and then crashes around you. You grip the paddle and brace against the raft. A voice yells “Left!” You follow the instruction. Plunging your paddle into the white, bubbling water, you feel the craft spin out of the current and slowly come to a stop at the side of the river. As you regain your bearings you realise you are a person d ...


12.09.2016

Trail Running Holidays in the French Alps

The incredible peaks of the French Alps are not a sight to be missed and have long been a destination for those seeking beautiful landscapes and adventure. Trail running is a challenging yet rewarding way of seeing this stunning part of the world. Camps such as Tracks and Trails combine the excitement of this with a little bit of luxury. This camp is based in the town of Chamonix, which is famous for its high-end shopping, local cuisine and stunning location. Trail Running On an average day at ...


12.09.2016

Holidaying in Chamonix with Toddlers

Travelling with young children can be a challenge. With having to find enough family friendly activities to keep them occupied, the added cost and the lack of time to yourself, holidays take a very different shape when you become a parent. However, the secret to success is all about choosing the right destination. Chamonix, located in the heart of the French Alps, is heaving with options for young families. Famous as a ski resort, it is also a great choice in summer when prices drop, the snow me ...


07.09.2016

The Benefits of a Group Airport Transfer From Geneva to Chamonix

There’s no doubt about it – when it comes to holidays it’s definitely a case of ‘the more the merrier’. Booking a holiday with a group of mates is usually a guarantee of great times, but did you know it can also be a great way to save money and get some really good group deals? Prices for holidays like skiing, which involve a lot of expensive extras like ski passes, transport with equipment, lessons, etc., can quickly add up, so sharing the expense with a group of mates is a great way to spread ...


22.08.2016

Chill Out With a Private Airport Shuttle From Geneva to Chamonix

If you’re planning a ski holiday in France’s most happening ski resort this season, then it’s worthwhile planning ahead. After all, you don’t want to spend precious skiing or party time trawling the internet for travel guides and reviews. One of the first things to sort out will be your transport from Geneva to Chamonix. If you’re travelling in a group, then the most comfortable and easy option will probably be to a private pre-booked airport transfer. Just let your shuttle company know what e ...


22.08.2016

Organising a Group Ski Trip to Chamonix

Plan a winter holiday for you and your friends at the popular Chamonix Mont-Blanc area for some heart-pumping, adrenaline-rushing fun! Located at the base of Mont Blanc and with less than a two hours’ drive from Geneva to Chamonix, the five ski resorts in the valley provide the perfect destination for some serious skiing with your mates. With a route that stretches 20km through the Alps, your group will enjoy Alpine skiing or snowboarding over glaciers, down wide slopes, steep inclines and mo ...


11.08.2016



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