Discover Chamonix with an unforgettable hike in the Alps
Fancy a hike at the foot of Mont Blanc? An unforgettable experience!
This small-group walk will allow you to capture the picturesque landscape of Chamonix. This easy 2-hour intermediate-level hike will introduce you to the various incredible landscapes offered by the panorama of Chamonix Mont Blanc.
First start by exploring the Aiguille du midi summit with its incredible terraces and a view on 360° on the french, swiss and italian alps.
Come down to the middle point: the Plan de l'Aiguille at up to 2300 m. Start your hike which lasts about 2h15m, the elevation is 140m uphill and 523m downhill. It's a 5.8 kilometer at an intermediate level.
The Balcon Nord trail is undoubtedly the one that will leave the most unforgettable memories.
Descend on eroded switchbacks to a pretty restaurant a few hundred meters below. The scenery is already beautiful in all directions.
You will arrive at the famous Mer de Glace glacier where you will board the cogwheel train to the village of Chamonix.
Spend a few hours wondering in the village at the end of the day before returning to Geneva.
Explore the beautiful alpine landscape of Chamonix, in the French Alps.
|Opening||May to september every day|
|Duration of circuit||10h|
|Departure||Bus station, Place Dorcière|
|Return point||Bus station, Place Dorcière|
|Guided tours||Driver guide in english|
|Important||Passport is necessary
If cable car or mountain is close, you will be offer alternative activities
|Children information||Cable car forbidden under 4|