About Chamonix

Chamonix, just 70 minutes drive from Geneva, is a bustling Alpine town surrounded by breathtaking scenery.  Whether you are searching for the ultimate winter skiing holiday or a superb summer holiday in the Alps, Chamonix with its stunning backdrop of Mont Blanc has something to offer everyone.

The Town

Chamonix town

France's oldest ski resort, a real community with so much going on, easy to travel to just 70 minutes by road from Geneva. Plenty to entertain you from the open-air market to the casino! .... more about the town

Piste Map

Chamonix Piste Map

Chamonix - see for yourself the extent of the wonderful Chamonix skiing area, offering 150km of pistes and 15,000 acres off piste. Here you will find piste maps for all the areas of the Chamonix valley .... more about the skiing area

Lift Pass

Chamonix Chair Lift

Chamonix Lift Pass prices for Chamonix Le Pass (39 lifts) and Mont Blanc Unlimited (100+ lifts) plus details of which pass covers which areas .... more about lift passes

Summer

Chamonix in Summer

Chamonix with its stunning mountains, lakes and rivers is the perfect place for a summer holiday.  So much to do - golf, white-water rafting, hiking, riding, tennis .... more about summer in Chamonix

Families

Families in Chamonix

Chamonix is a wonderful place for families with plenty of skiing for all levels. The nursery slopes and attendant ski schools in Chamonix cater for all ages from 3 years and up while we take care of all your babysitting and childcare needs .... more about families

Ski Hire

Ski Hire in Chamonix

Recommendations as to where to hire your ski equipment in Chamonix and how much it will cost .... more about ski hire

Guiding

Guiding in Chamonix

Scale the heights (up to 3842m!) with the aid of a qualified Chamonix guide, inlcluding our very own Jean Marie Olianti .... more about guiding

Instruction

Ski Instruction in Chamonix

Learn to ski or improve your technique with a private instructor or a group lesson.  We can organise this for you and help by recommending suitable instructors .... more about instruction

Weather

Weather in Chamonix

The mountain climate in the Chamonix Valley and current forecasts .... more about the weather

Webcams

Chamonix webcams

See the current weather for yourself - webcams at Le Triangle de l'Amitié (Chamonix town), Les Grands Montets, Flegere mid-station, Brevent, Domaine de Balme, Aiguille du Midi .... go to the webcams

Travel

Travel to Chamonix

Trains, planes and automobiles.... Chamonix is very accessible with easy rail and road links, and frequent flights into Geneva which is only 70 minutes drive from Chamonix .... more about travel

Tour du Mont Blanc

Take part in this spectacular circuit around Mont Blanc, one of the world's classic hikes.  From the massif of Mont Blanc seven valleys extend into France, Italy and Switzerland .... more about the Tour du Mont Blanc