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Telepherique du Brevent

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Address: 29 rue Henriette d'Angeville, Chamonix, France
Phone Number: 04 50 53 83 93, 04 50 53 22 75

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James Bond eat your heart out

Fabulous view across the Chamonix Valley on the way up and across the Haute Savoie when we arrived made up for the not so good snow.

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 14, 2015
AMD42
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Fabulous view across the Chamonix Valley on the way up and across the Haute Savoie when we arrived made up for the not so good snow.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Very safe and clean access to this station - good food and drinks available at both levels. Excellent outdoor seating area and other activities available at the station. Spent several hours soaking up the atmosphere, the views and the sun. Good value for money.

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Bucharest, Romania
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

We have been to Chamonix in end December and it was a total disappointment as they did not invest there for at least 10 years. All the ski lifts are old as they do not slow down before picking you up. You can easily get injured if you are a beginner. Someone working there told me that they don't invest... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Nice place to go, good lunch break at the top with a really scenic view of the entire Chamonix valley.

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Montreal
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

We started our TMB here, all good. Used our multipass. Excellent way to get high with almost no effort.

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Cranfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

If you want to see the Massif du Mont Blanc as well as amazing views of Chamonix, Brévent is a must.

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Take the cable car up to the 3/4 level and then the gondola to the summit. In good weather, the views are simply amazing especially across the valley to Mont Blanc and the Aguille du Midi. There's a nice cafe at the summit and a restaurant at the 3/4 level, both with beautiful views. When at the summit, watch for... More 

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Broken Hill, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Rode up and down the telepherique, stopped at the top for a great 360' view, took some great photos, worth the ride, and made the walk up to Plan Praz from Chamonix worth the effort, would do it again anytime.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2012

When we first arrived at around 9:30am we were told that the queue was at least 2 hours!. The next day it was 1 1/2 hours. Its much easier to use the Flegere cable cars as there are no queues and you can easily ski the blue runs to Brevent.

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