Located at the foot of Mont Blanc is the Chamonix valley, with copious amounts of off-piste and freeride skiing, it is famous for attracting the bravest of snowsports enthusiasts. With breathtaking views of the French Alps from every angle, you will be spoilt when it comes to choosing your favourite slopes. The large, vibrant yet traditional town of Chamonix is filled with boutiques, delicatessens and restaurants, the ideal resort for both skiers and non-skiers.
Whether you choose to stay in the town, Les Houches, Argentiere or Vallorcine, there is a ski area for everyone. Families can enjoy gentler slopes in Les Houches, while those who prefer the thrill of off-piste can challenge themselves with a guided run of the Vallee Blanche. Its superb location means that it is a great resort for those looking to explore the area, whether you want to visit Switzerland or Italy, you are only an hour away from a new adventure. The Chamonix valley is easily accessible with Geneva airport less than 90 minutes away, and an 8-hour drive from Calais.
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