Chamonix Mont-Blanc Shared Day Trip - GVA Excursions

Chamonix Mont-Blanc Shared Day Trip

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Experience Chamonix Mont-Blanc on this incredible day trip.

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  • Choose between either 08:15 or 09:15 departure time.
  • 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. 
  • Decent into the Ice Caves to explore the grotto.
  • Free time to explore Chamonix.
  • Lunch at a top restaurant in Chamonix (if All Inclusive Supplement is selected)
  • Travel Back to Geneva at 17:15 or 18.15.

Three Ticket Options are available for this excursion:
 

TRANSPORT ONLY

 

 

  • Door to door transport from Geneva to Chamonix and return using executive minibus with air conditioning.
  • Audio Commentary.
  • Free refreshments.

FULL PACKAGE

 

 

In addition to the above:
  • Entrance tickets for the Aiguille du Midi cable car & the Montenvers railway, to avoid the ticket ques.

ALL INCLUSIVE

 

 

In addition to the above:
  • Lunch at top Chamonix restaurant the Caphorn. 

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 (Mercedes) 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 to the top of 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.