he Chamonix Valley is consistently rated as one of the top ten ski areas in the world and a must by all ski enthusiasts.
The Chamonix Valley is approximately 20 kilometres long, from Les Houches to Le Tour, with the Aiguilles Rouges mountain range on the north side, and the Mont Blanc mountain range on the south side, which includes Mont Blanc itself, the highest peak in the European Alps at 4,810 metres.The highest lift in the valley is the Aiguille De Midi cablecar which brings you to anincredible 3,842 metres elevation. The top station of the Aiguille De Midi cablecar has a spectacular panorama of Chamonix, the Mont Blanc, the Mer De Glace glacier, the surrounding area, and is the access point to high elevation skiing and climbing routes in the Mont Blanc mountain range, including the legendary, world famous Vallée Blanche.
The ski area has beginner slopes, off-piste and long downhill runs for experienced skiers as well as deep powder snow in difficult terrain. The slopes from Grands Montets to Brévent are unique. You can explore 10 ski areas with the Mont Blanc Unlimited ski pass. The “Chamonix Le Pass” is ideal for the areas of Les Grands Montets, Brévent-Flégère and the Col de Balme.