Chamonix-Mont Blanc Day Trip

Highlights

On this private day trip, we will take you to the dramatic and world famous mountain resort of Chamonix Mont-Blanc. Its towering peaks, glaciers, and the picturesque alpine town are a must see when visiting the region.

This once in a lifetime trip to Mont-Blanc, the highest mountain in the Alps at 4,810 meters, is on everyone’s wish list.

Aiguille du Midi Cable Car

On arrival to Chamonix ride the thrilling Aiguille du Midi Cable Car to Mont-Blanc, reaching 3,842m! At this height the Aiguille du Midi offers a 360-degree view over the French, Swiss and Italian Alps and is the highest point accessible by cable-car in Europe.

 

With multiple viewing platforms and 'Step into the Void' the suspended glass viewing box - for those daring enough! Take in the fresh mountain air and feel on-top of the world. At the summit, there are a number of viewing terraces, a cafeteria and a souvenir shop.

Montevers - Mer de Glace

The famous red train - The Montenvers railway starts from Chamonix and climbes the valley upwards offering stunning views at every turn.

 

Within 20 minutes the train reaches the bottom of the Mer de Glace (1,913 m), France’s largest glacier (7km long, 200 m thick). The Mer De Glace translates as the ‘Sea of Ice’ and is one of the most stunning views in the Alps.

 

Visitors can also descend into the Ice cave that is sculpted into the heart of glacier, another once in a lifetime experience of amazing grandeur.

Chamonix Town Centre

At the foot of Mont Blanc (4808m), the highest mountain in western Europe, Chamonix’s alpine town atmosphere and spectacular scenery attract people from all over the globe. This picturesque year - round village offers a great range of attractions and historic monuments.

 

Visitors can peruse the boutiques with designer brands such as Chanel and Moncler.

 

Artisans producing local delicacies such as chocolate and cheese are on offer in quaint shops, plus a plethora of bars and restaurants lining the cobbled streets. Chamonix will leave a lasting impression.

 

We have different Ticket Options available for this excursion:

Select the ticket option during the purchase process.

Standard Package

  • Private vehicle and driver for 9 hours.
  • Door to door transport from Geneva.
  • Executive style mini-bus with air conditioning.
  • Free refreshments on board

Transport & Activity Package

  • Private vehicle and driver for 9 hours.
  • Door to door transport from Geneva.
  • Executive style mini-bus with air conditioning.
  • Free refreshments on board.
  • Entrance tickets for the Aiguille du Midi Cable car.
  • Entrance tickets for Montenvers railway to the Mer de Glace & Ice Caves.

All Inclusive Package

  • Private vehicle and driver for 9 hours.
  • Door to door transport from Geneva.
  • Executive style mini-bus with air conditioning.
  • Free refreshments on board.
  • Entrance tickets for the Aiguille du Midi Cable car.
  • Entrance tickets for Montenvers railway to the Mer de Glace & Ice Caves.
  • Lunch at a top Chamonix restaurant.