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Address: Chamonix, France
Phone Number: +33 4 50 53 23 33
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A beautiful ski area in the Chamonix Valley.

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Amazing off piste glacies skiing

Did this run - with a ski guide - a while back. Just getting to the top of the Aguile du Midi is scary enough, but then being roped together to move along the narrow ice path... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 14, 2016
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Harpenden, United Kingdom

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Harpenden, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016

Did this run - with a ski guide - a while back. Just getting to the top of the Aguile du Midi is scary enough, but then being roped together to move along the narrow ice path, carrying your skis is not for the faint hearted. But if you manage this, then the open vista of the Vallee Blanche is... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

Chamonix has a real aura about it. The landscape is amazing and the views are spectacular. This walk is definitely worth doing if you have time. A train will take you to the glacier and from there it is all on foot to the man made ice caves to see the carvings. If you are a bit unsteady walking, then... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016

This was my best skiing experience ever. We had a guide for a day, went up to Aiguille de Midi and it was 2 meter new fresh snow in the beginning of April. It took us about 5 hours to go down the whole way to Chamonix. But it was a magnificent day

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Gloucestershire, UK
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2016

Catch the train from Chamonix, if you buy a day pass for Aiguille du Midi it's included, 20 minutes later you are at the station. A gondala ride takes you downb to where the glacier was in 1985, but not anymore, a further 400+ steps takes you down to it's current location. Once there you can walk into the ice... More 

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

Beautiful valley with amazing views, shame that the glacier it melting... It was worth hiking from the middle part of Aiguille du Midi plus the views on the way were stunning as well.

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016

Beautiful place, but very crowded (of course). Signs on the mountain wall make us very clear how fast the glaciers are melting. Beware!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016

the view and sheer enormity of the whole place is amazing. The ride up is pretty spectacular aswell and the caves are magnificent

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2016

So much to see here. The little gondola cable car takes you to the ice cave, but as the glacier is melting s quickly there is a walk from this to the cave via many steps - but it is worth it.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

The place and view up there is super amazing! Must wear comfy shoes and be ready for the almost 500 steps down and up To go to the amazing ice cave. Make your camera ready and enjoy

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Preston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 6, 2016

wonderful views but sad to see how far the glacier has retreated. Almost a 1/10th of what it used to be

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