Winter Wonderland in Chamonix, France
Famously known for skiing and fondue, Chamonix is a town that offers countless activities for every person. So whether you want to do something adventurous or just go out to the French Alps for a spa weekend with beautiful views, Chamonix has something for everyone. Indulge in sweet mountain life in the capital of the ski world!
THINGS TO DO
Ski and snowboard: There are multiple ski passes to choose from – including Le CHAMONIX Le Pass, which offers 120km of trails and is recommended if you only plan to ski throughout your stay. Le MONT BLANC Unlimited pass gives you access to 10 ski areas in France, Switzerland and Italy, as well as access to four excursions that are pet-friendly.
Luge Alpine Coaster: There is a luge mountain coaster that the whole family will love, as well as easy ski slopes nearby perfect for children who are just starting out.
Paragliding with Chamonix Paragliding: Upon arrival, one of the first things you’ll notice is the countless paragliders in the sky. The high peaks give gliders the perfect drop to fly in the sky. Try it out!
Panoramic Helicopter Tour with Chamonix Mont-Blanc Helicopters: Take to the skies for the best views of Mont Blanc, where you’ll surpass the altitude of the highest peak.
Dog sledding with Huskydalen - Chiens de Traineaux: Learn how to dog sled in the beautiful setting of the Chamonix Valley.
Aiguille du Midi: Standing at almost 4,000 meters in height, Aiguille du Midi is where you can catch exceptional views of the Chamonix Valley. Go to Step into the Void to stand in a glass box with nothing but a 12,602 ft drop below. This excursion is included in the Mont Blanc Unlimited pass.
The Montenvers, Mer de Glace: The Montenvers train takes you on a magical ride through the mountain landscape to a cable car through Mer de Glace.
WHERE TO STAY
Our favourite of all, our very own ski chalet! You can pretty much ski in/ski out with the chalet on the Flégère ski lift and Chamonix's golf course. Newly refurbished... you'll love it.
HELIOPIC HOTEL & SPA
A family favourite in the heart of Chamonix with tonnes of fun for the kids.
GRAND HOTEL DES ALPS
A Chamonix icon, dating back to 1840 is now home to 30 beautiful rooms & suites... not to mention a luxurious spa.
As ever, this London-based collective offers everything one could wish for - and more - for your luxurious chalet getaway.