(at 140 km)
Thanks to the A40 highway, Chamonix is 2 hours away.
From the centre of Chamonix, the Aiguille du Midi cable-car takes you to the gates of the White valley at 3842 m.
You will discover the Mer de Glace at 1913 m thanks to the cog railway "Le Montenvers". It takes you to the foot of the Mer de Glace. A wonderful panorama unfolds before you: The Drus, The Grandes Jorasses and the Mer de Glace. It is the largest glacier in France with 7 km long, 40 km² area and 200 m thick.
Passes allow you to visit the mer de glace and the aiguille du midi
Gorges Diosaz (Mont Blanc massif)
Recommended by bad weather
Classified site, the Gorges de la Diosaz are within walking distance. The visit of these gorges is achieved through a trail, entirely made of bridges and gateways, allowing to observe the 7 foaming waterfalls of the Diosaz and access the heart of the canyon. Don’t miss these gorges that are said to be among the most beautiful in France!
Resort for climbers but also for hikers and mountain bikers, everyone can practice their activity at their own pace and according to their ability.