The valley extends for about twenty kilometres. The « Mont-Blanc » massif dominates the south end whereas the « Aiguilles rouges » show the north edge.
Chamonix, mountaineering’s birth place, is and shall ever be the meeting place where all mountain and nature lovers will gather.
If you are a mountain lover, chose your holidays accommodation in Chamonix, apartment or chalet, is the ideal choice.
All sorts of activities, cultural or sport equipment, such as:
The sport centre includes :
Walking and hiking along many signposted mountain paths
Climbing in the multiple parts of the whole mountain range
Canyoning, rafting, summer sledge, 18-hole golf course
Downhill skiing, cross-country skiing and trekking,
Many places to explore on snow shoes
For more information, please consult the Tourists Office in Chamonix or in les Houches.