Chamonix lies in a deep valley overlooked by Mont Blanc (4810m) Western Europe's tallest mountain. The valley itself has a broad green base and lush forested sides rising to grassy middle mountains before reaching cliffs, ridges, glaciers and summits. The whole valley has a network of well graded trails that can be reached by walking or chairlift. From these paths the views of Mont Blanc and its surrounding peaks are awesome.

Getting there - Chamonix is only 1h 15mins from Geneva Airport by private transfer.

Accommodation - Chamonix has many hotels, lodges, chalets and campsite to choose from. 

Best suited to
 - Those who want to see the best of the Alps based from just one hotel or campsite.
There is a huge variety of moderate to challenging walks ideal for experienced and less experienced hikers alike.
It is also a popular destination for Charity challenge groups due to the good infrastructure, close proximity to GenevaAirport and the fame of Mont Blanc and Chamonix itself.
 
   
 

 
copyright HighTrails