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From Chamonix (1035m), fly over the forest to reach le Plan de l’Aiguille in 10 minutes (2317m). On your right, the Glacier des Bossons, in front of you the Mont-Blanc (4810m), on your left the Aiguille Verte, the Drus and the Aiguilles de Chamonix...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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100 Place de l Aiguille du Midi | Mont Blanc, 74400, Chamonix, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were there right at time cabin didnt work - some problem with wires. But we saw all the pictures showed there and it must be great place. We will have to return and visit! Our next plan was hiking - 15 km to mer...More

Thank jindrichr
Reviewed 1 week ago

Half way doesn't cut it. The views from the top are out of this world, I only went up half way in October 2018, before this I have been up to the top but that was in 2012 and I believe it's been developed a...More

Thank Cosmopolitan248672
Reviewed 1 week ago

What an incredible view! I visited the Aiguille du Midi with my family in January as part of our ski trip to Chamonix. We had a great experience, there was barely any que so we got straight up and it wasn't too busy at the...More

1  Thank EllenAbroad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

At the time of writing visits can only travel halfway up the Aiguille du Midu as the upper cable car has been out of action for approaching six months. The views however are still spectacular and it’s still with a visit. The cost is pretty...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went up in October, only to midway station though as it was closed further up, Paid 32 euros (including card fee). Thought it was a bit expensive, but if weather is good, it's worth it, and thinking about what went into building it, its...More

Thank carolyn l
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited a Chamonix when the top section of the Aiguille du Midi was shut due to essential maintenance which was a real shame but we could still go to the first section and the views across and down the valley were exceptional. We made...More

Thank plodders
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been and done the arete du cosmique, an awesome experience and must for anyone that loves a rush. Easy access via the great and efficient cable car....

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When I got out of the cable car i thought that was it we were there, but then to get to the upper platform you have to go up the needle!, just how was it possible to build this, what a feat of engineering this...More

Thank Steve T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited in October to Chamonix and is worth to experience a stay there.It is a beautiful place I highly recommend not just to visit but stay. Only first part of the Cable car was working, but still an enjoyable visit . Aiguille du Midi...More

Thank meeraps
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was an amazing experience to be so high up amongst the clouds and the mountains. The place was just breathtaking and I really recommend this place.

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Irene P
October 23, 2018|
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Response from Barbara S |
Hello Irene, Yes, it is possible to get off at the first stop and stay there (there is a bar and you can have a nice walk) - I do not remember exactly how high that was - probably around 2300 m - but I am not sure - sorry... More
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October 19, 2018|
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Response from natasavucetic | Reviewed this property |
As far as I remember it’s something about 60euros(62 I think)per person, for adults
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