Chamonix Mont-Blanc Shared Day Trip

EXPERIENCE CHAMONIX MONT-BLANC ON THIS INCREDIBLE SHARED DAY TRIP

From 70 CHF

 

ITINERARY

 

  • Door to door collection from your Hotel in Geneva - SMS sent the day before travel with your precise pickup time based on your location.
  • Travel to the Chamonix Valley.
  • Audio Commentary in English, French, German, Spanish, Arabic and Japanese.
  • You will be taken to the Aiguille du Midi Cable Car which goes to the top of Mont-Blanc and its amazing viewing platforms.
  • Take the Montenvers Railway up through the valley to reach the Mer du Glace Glacier.
  • Descend into the Ice Caves to explore the grotto.
  • Free time to explore Chamonix.
  • Lunch at a top restaurant in Chamonix (if All Inclusive Package is selected).
  • Travel Back to Geneva at 17:15 or 18.15.
  • Please remember your Passport and warm clothes for this excursion.

We have THREE Ticket Options available for this excursion:

 

STANDARD PACKAGE

  • Door to Door transport from Geneva to Chamonix.
  • Journey time 1hr 30min.
  • Free refreshments.
  • Audio Commentary in 6 languages.
  • Executive minibus with air conditioning.

70 CHF - Adults 40 CHF - Children under 12 yrs

 

TRANSPORT & ACTIVITY PACKAGE

Standard Package plus:

  • Avoid the Ticket queues with our ticket package.
  • Entrance tickets for the Aiguille du Midi cable car.
  • Entrance tickets for The Montenvers Railway.

170 CHF - Adults 100 CHF - Children under 12 yrs

 

ALL INCLUSIVE PACKAGE

Standard Package plus:

  • Avoid the Ticket queues with our All Inclusive package.
  • Entrance tickets for the Aiguille du Midi cable car.
  • Entrance tickets for The Montenvers Railway.
  • Lunch at top Chamonix restaurant the Caphorn.

210 CHF - Adults 135 CHF - Children under 12 yrs

 

*Please note children under the age of 3yrs cannot ride the Aiguille du Midi Cabel Car, it is also not recommended for children under 5yrs.

 

 

 

HIGHLIGHTS

On this day trip, discover the incredible, dramatic and world famous mountain resort of Chamonix Mont-Blanc. Towering peaks, majestic glaciers, and the picturesque alpine town of Chamonix.

Travel in executive mini-bus with air conditioning and audio commentary in 6 languages. This once in a lifetime trip to Mont-Blanc, the highest mountain in the Alps at 4,810 meters, is in on everyone’s wish list.

Here is a summary of the day trip and its activities:

Aiguille Du Midi Cable Car

On arrival into Chamonix guests will ride the thrilling Aiguille du Midi Cable Car towards Mont-Blanc, reaching 3,842m (12,600ft)! At this height, the Aiguille du Midi in Chamonix offers a 360-degree viewpoint over the French, Swiss and Italian Alps and is the highest point accessible by cable-car in Europe. Take time at the top with multiple viewing platforms and even 'Step into the Void' the suspended glass viewing box - for those daring enough! Take in the fresh mountain air and feel on-top of the world. At the summit, there are a number of viewing terraces, a cafeteria and a souvenir shop - Remember to bring warm clothes, sun cream and a camera.

Montenvers & Mer de Glace

The famous red train - The Montenvers rack railway starts from Chamonix and climbs the valley upwards offering stunning views at every turn. Within 20 minutes the train reaches the bottom of the Mer de Glace (1,913 m), France’s largest glacier (7km long, 200 m thick).

The Mer De Glace translates as the ‘Sea of Ice’ and is one of the most stunning views in the Alps. Visitors can also descend into the Ice cave that is sculpted into the heart of glacier and explore the caves with its fantastic ice sculptures and colour lighting to enhance the ice. Another once in a lifetime experience of amazing grandeur.

Chamonix Town Centre

At the foot of Mont Blanc (4808m), the highest mountain in western Europe, Chamonix’s alpine town atmosphere and spectacular scenery attract people from all over the globe. This picturesque year - round village offers a great range of attractions and historic monuments.

Visitors can peruse the boutiques with designer brands such as Chanel and Moncler. Artisans producing local delicacies such as chocolate and cheese are on offer in quaint shops, plus a plethora of bars and restaurants lining the cobbled streets. Chamonix will leave a lasting impression.