CHAMONIX IN WINTER & SUMMER
Chamonix is an ideal retreat location for summer and winter. Sports aficionados, as well, as companions will find something to their liking.
Chamonix in winter…
Skiing and snowboarding is one of the most sought after activity in the winter. Chamonix offers a wide range of slopes, for beginners to advanced skiers, through its 5 skiing resorts: Les Grands Montets, Brévent / Flégère, le Domaine de Balme, les Houches et les Planards. It is also possible to ski in Courmayeur, Italy and Verbier in Switzerland. For the more adventurous skiers, try skiing the famous La Vallée Blanche.
There are also cross-country skiing areas offering picturesque landscape.
Chamonix in Summer…
The Mont-Blanc remains an attraction in the summer just as much, if not more than in winter.
Sports aficionados can exercise a multitude of activities:
Hiking and climbing the Mont-Blanc
White water sports
The valley is also well equipped to offer pampering through restaurants, shopping, spas, cinemas etc.
Visit this site for a comprehensive overview of the activities in the valley: