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Address: Chamonix, France

A towering mountain range on the Italian border, the highest peak of which...

A towering mountain range on the Italian border, the highest peak of which measures nearly 16,000 feet, making it the second highest mountain in Europe.

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Nothing beats being able to walk around Mont Blanc, taste the atmosphere and take amazing pictures, lovely trip

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Nothing beats being able to walk around Mont Blanc, taste the atmosphere and take amazing pictures, lovely trip

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Curitiba, PR
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280 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Climb on this mountain is amazing. I can't describe, it's a different sensation. Maybe the reason is the tallest cable car in the world. Or even the impact of lack of oxygen. It's a wonderful landscape. Unique. Great structure on the top. It's expensive to get there, but it's worth.

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Bluffton, South Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

We were here on a beautiful fall day. Very beautiful vistas. We enjoyed the ride from Annecy. We took the longer way. Much better than the autoroute.

Thank HapyGuy7
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

An amazing natural wonder. Chamonix is also a beautiful city. A walk through the city streets is worth the trip. Everything is expensive though. I didn't visit during whinter sports season but i imagine it would be even more amazing.

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Uxbridge, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

The cost is rather high, and I am not crazy about heights, but I wouldn't have missed the opportunity to experience this amazing sight and part of the world surface!! You, literally feel you are on top of the world. All this said, I was glad to descend to the base as I was experiencing the negative effects of the... More 

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Ferndown, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We were actually in Chamonix but did not go up the mountain but the views from different parts of the town were stunning, of the mountain, the glacier and the river.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We went to the top despite the weather being cloudy and the clouds parted long enough for us to appreciate the view. It was snowing lightly but not windy so shorts were okay. Climb the stairs to the very top!

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Fort Myers, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

The cable tour to the mountain was awesome ! Your family will love it. When in chamonix you must visit it is worth every penny! The glass bottom box will take your breath away and the views are breath taking.

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Harwich Port, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Upon arriving in Chamonix we saw (from our hotel room) the highest mountain in Europe. As beautiful as that view was we traveled up the Aiguille du Midi to the 12,600 level for a better view. It was awe inspiring. So high and covered with glaciers! We were so struck by the Mountain (and frankly by the views of the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Visit the guys from Air Sports Chamonix for an awesome experience paragliding over the glacier. No better way to see it!

Thank Tracey M

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