Chamonix Mont Blanc Tour

Chamonix Mont-Blanc world Alpinism capital, come to discover the Mont-Blanc range, with its extraordinary panoramas through the various summits approachable by cable car. The city has one of the highest Cable cars of the world.

“MIDI PEEK” TOUR

 

“Peek of Midi” cable car holds the world record for the highest vertical ascent, is one of the famous starting point of the three routes to ascend Mont-Blanc for alpinist.

A long break on several terraces where will we admire the spectacular views of the French alps, Swiss and Italian alps.

Tour description:

 

From our meeting point, we will drive for 1 hour towards Chamonix, after crossing the border, we will take the highway in this long green valley surrounded by mountains.

Gradually when we mounted the viaduct we will see the first peaks and eternal snows of Mont Blanc.

We enter the Chamonix Valley and we will enjoy these beautiful landscapes with multiple photo stops!

The first ascent by the 1st Section of the cable car of “Aiguille du Midi”, we will discover the “Aiguilles de Chamonix” from the altitude of 2300 meters, starting point of a possible hike accompanied (by reservation) by a professional guide to Montenvers Sea Ice.

We will take the 2nd section of the cable car up to the altitude of 3777 meters, and finally with a lift access to the summit platform of the Aiguille du Midi at an altitude of 3842m.

From the top of its 3842 meters, the Aiguille du Midi and its many terraces offer a 360° show on the French, Swiss and Italian Alps.

We will take the time to contemplate the beauty of the most beautiful peaks of the Mont Blanc surrounded by its glaciers. We ill admire climbers to conquer their peaks. We will discover the vertical space and its famous mountaineers who have made the history of the conquest of the Alps. Not forgetting for thrill lovers the “Le pas dans le vide” over a thousand meters under your feet in this glass box on its 5 sides.

For those who have opted Mont Blanc Panoramic Tour, the cabins will transport us above the Giant Glacier to reach Helbronner point in Italy and then back our steps to reach the Aiguille du Midi (1hour Go /Return).

After our descent of over 2000m of vertical drop up to Chamonix, free time will be yours to discover the city center and take a break on the many terraces to admire the extraordinary landscapes, our return will be programmed late afternoon.

Highlights:

  • Aiguille du Midi.
  • Free time in Chamonix city.
  • Spectacular view.
  • Glaciers and Mountains
  • Step into the void.

 

Duration: 8-10 hours.

Departure time: 8:00 AM

 

Price: from 195.-CHF/Pers*.

 

Included:

  • Swiss Private Tour Mercedes viano transfer.
  • Professional driver, and summit assistance.
  • Highway tolls, parking, mineral water in car.
  • Aiguille du Midi Cable cars reservation
  • Tickets access to summit of “aiguille du Midi”.
  • Summit free time during 3 hours.
  • Lift to the summit.
  • Step into the void.

 

Not included:

  • Options: Panorama Mont-Blanc Gondola lift Aiguilles du midi-Helbronner.
  • Lunch in Chamonix, food, and beverage, snacking on the top of aiguille du Midi or plan de l’aiguille.

Alternative Chamonix excursions:

  • Cable car to “Grands Montets” Peek.
  • Gondola lifts to Plan-Praz and Brevent cable car.
  • Montenvers Railway.
  • Hiking with a Mountain leader guide.
  • Val d’Aosta round trip.
  • Mountain lodge.

RESTRICTION: 

Peek of Midi is located at an altitude of 3842m, anyone Can suffer from high altitude sickness from 2000m special precautions apply for Children under 3 years old and people who are pregnant or in poor health from Switzerland, we have to across the French border, we accept to drive only passengers with a valid passport and visa.

IMPORTANT NOTE:

Dress in multiple thinner layers so that you can adapt to the different temperatures throughout the day. We advise solid shoes as well.

USUAL INFORMATION

Time of Duration tour is based with a starter from Geneva (2×1H15mn) or Montreux city(2×1H30mn), please contact us to have more details from other cities