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From Geneva: Full-Day Trip to Chamonix and Mont-Blanc

4.5 / 5

75 reviews

Activity provider: Swisstours Transport

From Geneva: Full-Day Trip to Chamonix and Mont-Blanc

Activity provider: Swisstours Transport

From US$ 86.24 per person

Hop onto a bus from Geneva to discover the quaint, well-known Alpine skiing village of Chamonix.

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Duration 10 hours
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Optional audio guide
English

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the most famous ski resort of France, Chamonix
  • Enjoy the view of the Alps, the biggest range of mountain in Europe
  • Discover the secrets of glaciers
  • Wander in the streets of this typical mountain village
  • Taste a typical fondue from Savoy
Full description

How does it feel to be at the foot of the highest mountain in Europe? Find out, with reliable transport from Geneva to Chamonix Mont Blanc. Board a bus and enjoy the 75-minute drive by motor-coach through the picturesque Arve Valley to the typical Alpine village at the foot of the remarkable and majestic Mont-Blanc. Enjoy your day as you stroll in the little streets full of charms of Chamonix. Enter in a local shop to discover the local flavors as Mountain Honey, cheese or charcuterie. Try a fondue or a raclette in once of the numerous restaurants of this well-known ski resort. Discover where the first Olympic Games of winter started in 1924. Situated at the border between France and Italy, this town is famous for its tunnel under the mountain, which joins the 2 countries. Enjoy the activities available in this little town before you head back to Geneva. If you choose the cable car option you can enjoy the ride up to the Aiguille du Midi and be amazed by the view. In the afternoon, take advantage of the mountain train and discover the Ice Sea.

Includes
  • Transportation
  • Cable car Aiguille du Midi (if option is selected)
  • Mer de Glace (if option is selected)
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
  • Personal expenses
  • Guide

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Meeting point

Meeting point may vary depending on the option booked.

Important information

What to bring

  • Passport
  • Warm clothing
  • Sunglasses
  • Hiking shoes

Know before you go

  • Please note, this tour takes place in all weather conditions. However, the activity provider cannot guarantee the functionality of the cable car or the train. If these are closed, you will be offered an alternative or a partial refund. Transport will not be refunded
  • Please bring your passport
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.5 /5

based on 75 reviews

Review summary

  • Transportation
    4.6/5
  • Value for money
    4.1/5
  • Safety
    5/5
  • Service
    5/5

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Chamonix is a must-see destination! The tour guide was very helpful and he explained everything when we arrived. The meeting point was easy to get to, the location and direct address are provided in the ticket/booking details. A highly recommended day-trip if you’re planning to spend your weekend in Switzerland.

January 14, 2023

An absolutely wonderful trip, Chris our guide, was very knowledgeable, very clear on times and meeting points and very helpful to keep me calm when I got scared of the height on Mont Blanc trip. Chamonix is a beautiful, picturesque town, we had plenty of time to go to the market, some shopping and lunch. will recommend this trip to all.

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October 23, 2022

Great day trip to Chamonix Mount Blanc. Beautiful scenery on the bus ride up. Highly recommend taking the cable car to the top of Aiguille du Midi if the weather is clear. Fantastic views of the Alps. Our guide Caroline was amazing. Great sense of humor. She made it an enjoyable day.

October 2, 2022

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