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Chamonix and Mont Blanc Day Tour with Optional Cable Car, Train Ride and Lunch

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Go on a 90-minute drive from Geneva through the picturesque Arve Valley to Chamonix, one of the most famous mountain villages at the foot of the remarkable and majestic Mont-Blanc, the highest peak of Europe.

Description

Enjoy a scenic drive from Geneva to Chamonix Mont-Blanc, where the highest peak in Europe is located.

During the 90-minute drive, you'll be able to see the picturesque valley of River Arve, a tributary of the Rhone river, the towns of Bonneville, Cluses, and Sallanches before reaching the Chamonix Mont-Blanc alpine resort.

At the resort, you'll be able to see the perpetually snowy peak even closer by taking an optional cable car ride up to Aiguille du Midi.

not allowed to ascend the cable car to the Aiguille du Midi.

  • Tour in German, Italian and Spanish are available depending on the guide but not guaranteed.

  • This tour requires a minimum of 8 participants to operate.

  • Passports are required for crossing the Franco-Swiss border.

  • The Aiguille du Midi Cable Car ride, lunch and visit to Mer de Glace are all optional and are payable on site.

Includes

  • Transportation fee

  • English-speaking guide
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Standard Package
29841494_ML

Just a 90-minute drive by motor-coach through the picturesque Arve Valley takes you from Geneva to Chamonix, one of the most famous mountain villages at the foot of the remarkable and majestic Mont-Blanc, the highest peak in all of Europe.

Duration: 10 hour(s)
Available: Daily
Pick-up: Not available
Inclusions: Transportation fee / English-speaking guide

Schedule

  • 08:15

    Check in at Gare Routière de Genève

  • 08:30

    Depart from Geneva

    Chamonix has a reputation for extreme sports, mainly due to its location right next to Mont-Blanc. This town is a hub for walkers, climbers, and sightseers and is a must-visit for those wanting to experience the Alps. Combine it with activities of your choice for a perfect day out.

  • Cable Car Ride

    Enjoy a cable car ride to Aiguille du Midi, a rocky peak near Mont Blanc with year-round snow. During the ride, see a spectacular view of the Chamonix Valley and the French, Swiss and Italian Alps!

  • Mer de Glace Train Ride

    Board the charming red cog railway up to Montenvers and enjoy fabulous views. This magnificent glacier is 4 miles long and averages just under a mile wide.

  • Lunch

    Delight in a traditional lunch at the village of Chamonix.

  • 18:15

    Tour Ends at Gare Routière de Genève

Adult ( Age & over ) From Child ( Age & over ) From Infant ( Age & over ) Free
With Cable Car Ride
13305158_ML

This package included a cable car ride to Aiguille du Midi, a rocky peak near Mont Blanc with year-round snow. During the ride, see a spectacular view of the Chamonix Valley and the French, Swiss and Italian Alps! On a clear day, you may even see Mattherhorn, the famous Swiss peak and icon of Switzerland – it’s even found on packages of delicious Toblerone chocolates.

The Aiguille du Midi is composed of 5 sites:
- North Tower; arrival and departure station, cafeteria, souvenir shop, terrace for looking at Chamonix from above
- Central Tower with the Mont-Blanc gallery and Step into the Void panoramic viewing platform, the lift and the terrace at the summit
- Mont-Blanc terrace; the finest view of Mont-Blanc
- Vallée Blanche via the ice tunnel (during winter)
- Helbronner Italy (Mont-Blanc panoramic cable-car) via the Rebuffat footbridge (during summer)

Duration: 10 hour(s)
Available: Daily
Pick-up: Not available
Inclusions: Aiguille du Midi cable car ride / Transportation fee / English-speaking guide

Schedule

  • 08:15

    Check in at Gare Routière de Genève

  • 08:30

    Depart from Geneva

    Chamonix has a reputation for extreme sports, mainly due to its location right next to Mont-Blanc. This town is a hub for walkers, climbers, and sightseers and is a must-visit for those wanting to experience the Alps. Combine it with activities of your choice for a perfect day out.

  • Cable Car Ride

    Enjoy a cable car ride to Aiguille du Midi, a rocky peak near Mont Blanc with year-round snow. During the ride, see a spectacular view of the Chamonix Valley and the French, Swiss and Italian Alps!

  • Mer de Glace Train Ride

    Board the charming red cog railway up to Montenvers and enjoy fabulous views. This magnificent glacier is 4 miles long and averages just under a mile wide.

  • Lunch

    Delight in a traditional lunch at the village of Chamonix.

  • 18:15

    Tour Ends at Gare Routière de Genève

Adult ( Age & over ) From Child ( Age & over ) From Infant ( Age & over ) Free
With Cable Car Ride and Lunch
12421487_ML

This package included a cable car ride to Aiguille du Midi, a rocky peak near Mont Blanc with year-round snow, and a delightful lunch at the local village of Chamonix.

Duration: 10 hour(s)
Available: Daily
Pick-up: Not available
Inclusions: Aiguille du Midi cable car ride / Lunch / Transportation fee / English-speaking guide

Schedule

  • 08:15

    Check in at Gare Routière de Genève

  • 08:30

    Depart from Geneva

    Chamonix has a reputation for extreme sports, mainly due to its location right next to Mont-Blanc. This town is a hub for walkers, climbers, and sightseers and is a must-visit for those wanting to experience the Alps. Combine it with activities of your choice for a perfect day out.

  • Cable Car Ride

    Enjoy a cable car ride to Aiguille du Midi, a rocky peak near Mont Blanc with year-round snow. During the ride, see a spectacular view of the Chamonix Valley and the French, Swiss and Italian Alps!

  • Mer de Glace Train Ride

    Board the charming red cog railway up to Montenvers and enjoy fabulous views. This magnificent glacier is 4 miles long and averages just under a mile wide.

  • Lunch

    Delight in a traditional lunch at the village of Chamonix.

  • 18:15

    Tour Ends at Gare Routière de Genève

Adult ( Age & over ) From Child ( Age & over ) From Infant ( Age & over ) Free
With Mer de Glace Train Ride
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This package includes a mountain train to the glacier Mer de Glace. Board the charming red cog railway up to Montenvers and enjoy fabulous views. This magnificent glacier is 4 miles long and averages just under a mile wide. Surrounded by the impressive summits of Les Drus, Les Grandes Jorasses and Les Grands Charmoz, The Montenvers site is a witness to the climate change during our generation.

This unique site offers several places to visit, including the famous ice cave carved into the Glacier, the crystal gallery and its jewels, and also the Glaciorium, a new space entirely dedicated to the glaciers; from their birth, to present day and to the their future.

Duration: 10 hour(s)
Available: Daily
Pick-up: Not available
Inclusions: Mer de Glace train ride / Transportation fee / English-speaking guide

Schedule

  • 08:15

    Check in at Gare Routière de Genève

  • 08:30

    Depart from Geneva

    Chamonix has a reputation for extreme sports, mainly due to its location right next to Mont-Blanc. This town is a hub for walkers, climbers, and sightseers and is a must-visit for those wanting to experience the Alps. Combine it with activities of your choice for a perfect day out.

  • Cable Car Ride

    Enjoy a cable car ride to Aiguille du Midi, a rocky peak near Mont Blanc with year-round snow. During the ride, see a spectacular view of the Chamonix Valley and the French, Swiss and Italian Alps!

  • Mer de Glace Train Ride

    Board the charming red cog railway up to Montenvers and enjoy fabulous views. This magnificent glacier is 4 miles long and averages just under a mile wide.

  • Lunch

    Delight in a traditional lunch at the village of Chamonix.

  • 18:15

    Tour Ends at Gare Routière de Genève

Adult ( Age & over ) From Child ( Age & over ) From Infant ( Age & over ) Free
With Cable Car Ride and Mer de Glace Train Ride
50476064_ML

This package is a combination of the standard package. cable car ride and mountain train ride to the Mer de Glace (Sea of Ice), the largest glacier in France and deemed to be one of the most famous attractions in the Chamonix Valley!

Duration: 10 hour(s)
Available: Daily
Pick-up: Not available
Inclusions: Mer de Glace train ride / Aiguille du Midi cable car ride / Transportation fee / English-speaking guide

Schedule

  • 08:15

    Check in at Gare Routière de Genève

  • 08:30

    Depart from Geneva

    Chamonix has a reputation for extreme sports, mainly due to its location right next to Mont-Blanc. This town is a hub for walkers, climbers, and sightseers and is a must-visit for those wanting to experience the Alps. Combine it with activities of your choice for a perfect day out.

  • Cable Car Ride

    Enjoy a cable car ride to Aiguille du Midi, a rocky peak near Mont Blanc with year-round snow. During the ride, see a spectacular view of the Chamonix Valley and the French, Swiss and Italian Alps!

  • Mer de Glace Train Ride

    Board the charming red cog railway up to Montenvers and enjoy fabulous views. This magnificent glacier is 4 miles long and averages just under a mile wide.

  • Lunch

    Delight in a traditional lunch at the village of Chamonix.

  • 18:15

    Tour Ends at Gare Routière de Genève

Adult ( Age & over ) From Child ( Age & over ) From Infant ( Age & over ) Free
With Mer de Glace Train Ride and Lunch
2015-06-08_143755

This package includes a mountain train ride to see the Mer de Glace Glacier and a delicious traditional lunch in the local village of Chamonix.

Duration: 10 hour(s)
Available: Daily
Pick-up: Not available
Inclusions: Mer de Glace train ride / Lunch / Transportation fee / English-speaking guide

Schedule

  • 08:15

    Check in at Gare Routière de Genève

  • 08:30

    Depart from Geneva

    Chamonix has a reputation for extreme sports, mainly due to its location right next to Mont-Blanc. This town is a hub for walkers, climbers, and sightseers and is a must-visit for those wanting to experience the Alps. Combine it with activities of your choice for a perfect day out.

  • Cable Car Ride

    Enjoy a cable car ride to Aiguille du Midi, a rocky peak near Mont Blanc with year-round snow. During the ride, see a spectacular view of the Chamonix Valley and the French, Swiss and Italian Alps!

  • Mer de Glace Train Ride

    Board the charming red cog railway up to Montenvers and enjoy fabulous views. This magnificent glacier is 4 miles long and averages just under a mile wide.

  • Lunch

    Delight in a traditional lunch at the village of Chamonix.

  • 18:15

    Tour Ends at Gare Routière de Genève

Adult ( Age & over ) From Child ( Age & over ) From Infant ( Age & over ) Free
GOLD TOUR: With Cable Car Ride, Mer de Glace Train Ride and Lunch
29841494_ML

This ultimate package includes cable car ride, mountain train ride to the Mer de Glace Glacier, and a delightful traditional lunch in the village of Chamomix.

Duration: 10 hour(s)
Available: Daily
Pick-up: Not available
Inclusions: Mer de Glace train ride / Aiguille du Midi cable car ride / Lunch / Transportation fee / English-speaking guide

Schedule

  • 08:15

    Check in at Gare Routière de Genève

  • 08:30

    Depart from Geneva

    Chamonix has a reputation for extreme sports, mainly due to its location right next to Mont-Blanc. This town is a hub for walkers, climbers, and sightseers and is a must-visit for those wanting to experience the Alps. Combine it with activities of your choice for a perfect day out.

  • Cable Car Ride

    Enjoy a cable car ride to Aiguille du Midi, a rocky peak near Mont Blanc with year-round snow. During the ride, see a spectacular view of the Chamonix Valley and the French, Swiss and Italian Alps!

  • Mer de Glace Train Ride

    Board the charming red cog railway up to Montenvers and enjoy fabulous views. This magnificent glacier is 4 miles long and averages just under a mile wide.

  • Lunch

    Delight in a traditional lunch at the village of Chamonix.

  • 18:15

    Tour Ends at Gare Routière de Genève

Amazing Experience!!!

Chasan

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Schedule

  • 08:15

    Check in at Gare Routière de Genève

  • 08:30

    Depart from Geneva

    Chamonix has a reputation for extreme sports, mainly due to its location right next to Mont-Blanc. This town is a hub for walkers, climbers, and sightseers and is a must-visit for those wanting to experience the Alps. Combine it with activities of your choice for a perfect day out.

  • Cable Car Ride

    Enjoy a cable car ride to Aiguille du Midi, a rocky peak near Mont Blanc with year-round snow. During the ride, see a spectacular view of the Chamonix Valley and the French, Swiss and Italian Alps!

  • Mer de Glace Train Ride

    Board the charming red cog railway up to Montenvers and enjoy fabulous views. This magnificent glacier is 4 miles long and averages just under a mile wide.

  • Lunch

    Delight in a traditional lunch at the village of Chamonix.

  • 18:15

    Tour Ends at Gare Routière de Genève

  • (For Check-In) Gare Routière de Genève (Gare Routière de Genève, Place Dorcière, Geneva, Switzerland) Time: 08:15:00

  • (For Check-Out) Gare Routière de Genève (Gare Routière de Genève, Place Dorcière, Geneva, Switzerland) Time: 18:15:00

Check-in Time & Location

  • (For Check-In) Gare Routière de Genève (Gare Routière de Genève, Place Dorcière, Geneva, Switzerland) Time: 08:15:00

Check-out Time & Location

  • (For Check-Out) Gare Routière de Genève (Gare Routière de Genève, Place Dorcière, Geneva, Switzerland) Time: 18:15:00

Price & Options

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Notes

Restriction(s)
All Packages
  • Children under 3 years old cannot ride the the cable car.

Required Items to Bring & Attire
All Packages
  • Printed VELTRA voucher

  • Passport

  • Walking shoes

  • Comfortable clothing

Additional Note(s)
All Packages
  • Please note that as the departing and returning buses may differ, participants are advised to leave their luggage at their hotel.

  • You must have a printed copy of your VELTRA voucher to present upon check-in. You will not be able to participate in this activity if you only have a digital copy on your mobile device.

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Reviews

Amazing Experience!!!

Chasan

Amazing tour

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