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Printable maps of Chamonix

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Interactive maps of hiking and biking routes around Chamonix

1. You can zoom in/out using your mouse wheel, as well as move the map of Chamonix with your mouse.
2. This interactive map presents two modes: 'Biking Routes' and 'Hiking Routes'. Use the '+' button on the map to switch between them.

Railway and landscape maps of Chamonix area

This Chamonix map has two modes: 'Railway Network' and 'Landscape & Rural Map'. Use the '+' button on the map to navigate.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Chamonix and surroundings

France - moving around the country

In France, buses are considered to be an excellent means of transportation, not only for intercity travel, but also for intra-city travel. In large cities, you will find almost at every stop a timetable which indicates the time of departure of the train you are boarding as well as other departed trains. Prices for trips vary based on the destination and season. It should be noted that in different regions there are separate transport network of buses or trams, with each having its own unique pricing system. You can buy tickets from the driver or in the newspaper kiosks. Please note that in the capital of France you can move about by using underground trains. The Metropolitan has 17 main branches that connect all areas of Paris, as well as 5 suburban branches that go beyond the capital. … Open

Nature and parks of France

Between Grenoble, Briancon and Gap is the national park of Ecrins, in the territory of which there are at once 3 four-thousandths - Barre-des-Ecrins, Dome de Neige des Ecrins and Peak Lorik. The area of the park is occupied by pine and oak forests, alpine meadows; glaciers are located on the hills. There are more than 30 trails laid in the park which are in excellent condition. On the island of Corsica is the Kalanka National Park. It is a deep valley filled with the sea. The valley is surrounded by orange and pink rocks, which spectacularly rise above the sea line at an altitude of about 300 meters. The rocks were heavily eroded, and therefore took quite original and unusual forms. This unique and incredibly beautiful landscape is inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List. … Open

Photogallery of Chamonix sights

Our guide to Chamonix

Advices for travellers

4. Travelers planning to rent a car are recommended to call Europcar rental center. The resort is equipped with a sufficient number of covered parking spaces, which can simultaneously accommodate up to 4,000 cars. 5. In addition to standard hotels and inns, a vast selection of apartments and chalets are available for vacationers. Tourists could find a suitable place to stay at any area of ​​the resort, as a … Open

Travel guide to Chamonix

Every Saturday, an interesting traditional event is organized in the center of Chamonix. The wonderful market is opened here. Several streets are closed specifically for this. The center of Chamonix becomes a pedestrian zone. The market is very popular with tourists, as they can buy here the best national delicacies. The most popular treats here are fried chickens cooked directly on the market. You can buy this … Open

Traditions and mentality of Chamonix

The idea of ​​organizing a music festival belongs to André Manoukian. In 2010, the event lasted only a couple of days. It has immediately caught the attention of many travelers, so next year it was decided to expand the festival program to five days. The festival involved musicians from all over the world. Cosmo Jazz is a real chance to see your favorite performers and enjoy atmosphere of the resort. … Open

Cuisine and top restaurants

The Le Panier des 4 Saisons restaurant specializes in classic French cuisine. Its menu includes gourmet meats and interesting treats of seafood. At the daytime, the restaurant offers its guests a dish of the day and complete meal with dessert specialties. Enjoy delicious pizza and soft drinks in Green Soft bar. Besides popular Italian delicacies, a large selection of sandwiches, salads and sweet pastries is … Open

Attractions and active leisure

In summer, excursions to the Lac Blanc enjoy great popularity, as path to it runs along the incredibly beautiful mountain terrain. Families can have a great time in Chamonix Sport Aventure. It offers a huge range of entertainment options, from skiing to skydiving. In warmer months, Parc de loisirs becomes a wonderful holiday destination; its territory has a decent selection of rides for children of all ages, as well … Open

Cultural excursion through Chamonix - things to see

Those who want to diversify the stay with enjoyable entertainment would like Mont Blanc Tramway, which is also one of the local attractions. It rises to the Mont Blanc massif; the end point of the tram’s route is situated at an altitude of 2372 meters. As for historical sites, then the grave of Alexei Fedchenko, the great Russian explorer who died in 1873 while climbing Mont Blanc, is worth mentioning. The … Open - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
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