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Address: 35, Route des Tines, Chamonix, France

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Flegere is on the same side of the valley as the Brevent cable car with a basically level walk linking the two although there are moments of height exposure. The Brevent lift is... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Flegere is on the same side of the valley as the Brevent cable car with a basically level walk linking the two although there are moments of height exposure. The Brevent lift is at the end for an easy decent.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

It made a good and safe travel to see the Mont blanc top place by the Cable car. Very nice to read in the walls how the Cable car have been constructed and made for usage to people. Nice effort and good mechanical cum civil work by the great engineers.

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Chamonix, France
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

I'm still surprised that people who are here on holiday take that old and uncomfortable gondola to reach the Flegere skiing area when it is much easer and you will never have to queue if you go to Brevent with its very comfortable small gondola and from there in barely 20 minutes skiing you can reach the Flegere area. Where... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

This cable car is slow (one up, one down, with each car able to take a maximum of 50 people). We generally arrived early to minimise the frustrating wait time in the morning. One day we arrived just after 9 a.m. and waited for approximately 45 minutes before we could get a car up the mountain. The plus side is... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This is a Cable car I can only recommend everyone to avoid. It doesn't matter if you are going up any time before noon or coming down in the afternoon, you will end up standing in line for a long time. Use the much more modern cable car at Brevent and make your way over to Flegere from there.

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Flegere was one of the highlights of our trip. It has some lovely an interesting runs that open up into great views. We were lucky that it was very quiet when we went, and could really relax enjoy the runs at our own pace. We were then able to head over to Brevant for more variety of runs.

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Bangor, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Omg..if you want to waste two hours of your precious holiday standing in the cold and emulating cattle then hit the down leg of this cable car any time after four and you won't be dissapointed...

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Take the cable car from the side of the golf club and enjoy the wonderful views. Take a breather at the top and have a bite to eat or a drink at the little shop, enjoy the sun in the deckchairs provided and then enjoy the numerous walks that are well signposted.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

The positive is that it gets you to where you want to be, which is a place with glorious views across to Mont Blanc and some great hiking trails. The rest is quite a painful experience. The queues at the ticket office are long and not at all well-managed. They would let various people push in the queue for whatever... More 

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Chamonix, France
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

Unfirtunately even if they have changed recently the cable car that takes you to ski up in Flegere domain,the cable car is not big enough to avoid the long queue that starts right after the first ride! It also should open before especially in spring when the snow starts to get soft early in the morning.Better to go up to... More 

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Address: 35, Route des Tines, Chamonix, France
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Rhone-Alpes  >  Haute-Savoie  >  Chamonix

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