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The charming Alpine town of Chamonix offers world-class slopes, rich mountaineering history and, with the magnificent Mont Blanc backdrop, incredible views too.
A charming Alpine town nestled in the shadows of Mont Blanc, Chamonix’s attraction lies in its rich mountaineering history and some of the most exhilarating skiing in the world. The town’s steep vertical descents perhaps only scream out to the more experienced skiers, but everyone will be blown away by the sublime scenery, regardless of their ability on the slopes.
Chamonix is perhaps not the best place for beginners to head for a gentle introduction to the noble art of skiing, but if you like a challenge, this is the place for you.
There are five ski areas in Chamonix: Le Brévent and La Flégère – which are linked by a lift – and Les Houches, Grand Montets and Balme. Pick a different one each day and take advantage of the frequent free bus and train shuttle services between them.
Prices based on lowest available Standard Class return fare per person
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