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Address: 35 route des Tines | Mont Blanc, 74400, Chamonix, France
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DURING THE WINTER Skiing and sun in front of Mont-Blanc

South-facing huge...

DURING THE WINTER Skiing and sun in front of Mont-Blanc

South-facing huge skiing for all ability levels facing the Mont-Blanc range, with superb coombes on the edge of the nature reserve. The fantastic panoramic views over all the Aiguilles will dazzle you.

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A quick and easy cable car, queues can be long so factor that into your trip. The views from the cable car are beautiful if your lucky enough to get a space near a window

Reviewed September 15, 2015
Kym G
Nutley, United Kingdom
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Nutley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed September 15, 2015

A quick and easy cable car, queues can be long so factor that into your trip. The views from the cable car are beautiful if your lucky enough to get a space near a window

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Newark, UK
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Reviewed September 10, 2015 via mobile

Struggle to understand why this cable car closed for the summer season on 6 September. The walk between it & the Planpraz Cable Car Station is described in guides as one of the best walks in the Chamonix area & on 10 September we passed well into 3 figures of walkers coming in the opposite direction. In fact it is... More 

1 Thank XS-Baggage
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed September 9, 2015 via mobile

Taking this cable more then once, we were pleasently surprised by the politeness and friendliness of the staff. All spoke english, too. Keep it up!

Thank Nuenen_paul
Boulder, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed September 5, 2015

This inexpensive and short ride up the mountain puts you into some fantastic mountain scenery and connects with the TMB.

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Madison, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed August 20, 2015 via mobile

We arrived at Noon at the height of the tourist season in August. There was a very long line so we hit their bathroom and continued on our great walk along the river.

Thank MarySt54
Alsager, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed August 14, 2015

We didn't have to wait long before the lift carried us to the top. The views are amazing, and if you are able the hike down is worth a try. We usually stop off at le fleur cafe for a treat. Cost of cable car very reasonable, would highly recommend.

Thank NickyBrook
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed August 4, 2015

Comfortable, smooth ride with efficient service from Compagnie du Mont Blanc. Take the bus from Chamonix to Les Praz to get this lift. It's worth doing the balcon hike from Flegere to Plan Praz - takes about 3 hours... not too difficult with great views of Mont Blanc

Thank Tony O
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed July 23, 2015

very often out of service and usually has long queues. best to come early or out of ours, ie after 10.30am. with the wait though as you otherwise have to go via Le Brevent

Thank 199manue
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

The Flegere lift is a great start to a stunning traverse back down the valley to PlanPraz. This direction of travel means that you get a continual view of Mont Blanc across the valley. The dog ran free and loved the walk, there are some step sections but it is mostly flat (ish). Very worth doing

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Windsor, Canada
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Reviewed July 8, 2015

Being on the opposite side to the Big mountains including Mont Blanc, you are rewarded with a real nice panorama. If the weather helps it presents an excellent photography opportunity.

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