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New Year’s Resolution: Learn French at Insted in 2020

 | Chamonix, Formation professionnelle, Insted, Overland Summers, Study languages
We’re now into the final week of our Pre-winter course and will soon be wrapping up for the Christmas holidays. As the new year is vastly approaching and perhaps you have a lingering resolution to tackle the French language; we have our Winter French Intensive Courses starting on Monday 6th January 2020. If you want […] Read more

December events in Chamonix

 | Chamonix
Check out these events for December: A Christmas market is the perfect opportunity to buy family and friends gifts. So why not head to the Salle de la Ruche in Vallorcine on the 1st December from 10h00-18h00. Then on Wednesday 4th December starting from 17h15, come and watch the lighting of the town’s Christmas tree at Place […] Read more

Grands Montets opening

 | Chamonix
The Compagnie du Mont-Blanc Group has announced the partial opening of the Grands Montets ski area for two days on Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th November 2019. For day skiers, enjoy a day ski pass at the unique price of 28€ or for the weekend at 40€. If you haven’t bought your season or annual […] Read more

November events in Chamonix

 | Chamonix
Here are some events happening this month in Chamonix: Les Pionniers will be playing matches at the Chamonix ice rink/patinoire Richard Bozon in the centre of town. Entry fee is 14€ per adult and 8€ per child. Here’s the schedule for November: 12 November – Chamonix vs Nice at 20h00 19 November – Chamonix vs Angers […] Read more

Chamonix Lift Pass Information 2019-2020

 | Chamonix, Insted
Winter is coming! The best deals on seasonal and annual lift passes for 2019-2020 have been available since the 21st October. If you haven’t already purchased your lift pass, here are the rates for the Mont Blanc Unlimited pass: Season 2019-2020: Price from 21st October to the 30 November 2019: 1,055.00€ Price from the 1st December 2019: […] Read more

October events in Chamonix

 | Chamonix
The INSPIRE! exhibition by Tristan Vyskoc will come to an end on the 20th October. This exceptional work of art is offering a 360° panorama of the Mont Blanc (France, Italy, Switzerland). 16 paintings, each 2 metres high and 32-metre long in total, at the Aiguille du Midi lift station. So if you have the […] Read more

September events in Chamonix

 | Chamonix
The weather is excellent this week in Chamonix and here are some great events to take advantage of: The Folie Douce Hotel‘s Summer Festival is still taking place daily between 12pm – 10pm until the 21st September. Enjoy free access to activities and a food market! Join the free guided tours at the Musée Alpin […] Read more