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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

Explore Chamonix

 | Chamonix
The summer is in full swing and now is a perfect time to get out onto the wonderful trails of the Chamonix Valley. The North Face are hosting until the 24th August, guided hikes and runs. Taking place every Saturday and departing from the store at 11h30. This is a great group to show you […] Read more

August events in Chamonix

 | Chamonix
Here are some events you will not want to miss this month! Chamonix’s Guide Festival is back again with fireworks, live musical concerts and a traditional ceremony celebrating our amazing mountain guides. Make sure to be here in the Chamonix Valley to enjoy the event, starting from Monday 12th until the 15th August. For more […] Read more

Fête Nationale Française 14 juillet

 | Chamonix
Each year on the 14th July, Chamoniards here in Chamonix and people across France come together to celebrate a national holiday, known as Bastille Day and formally called La Fête Nationale. In Paris on the 14th July 1789, the forceful holding of a medieval prison, the Bastille, became a symbolic event and signalled an important turning point in the […] Read more

July events in Chamonix

 | Chamonix
Here are some of the events taking place this month in the Chamonix Valley! Arc’teryx Alpine Academy Mountain guides, professional athletes and mountain enthusiasts will join together for the Arc’teryx Alpine Academy. From today until the 7th July, the 8th edition of the Academy will be presenting some great courses. Chamonix Yoga Festival The wonderful Chamonix […] Read more