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Overall Rating: 4.2

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.0
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 64.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.9
  • Nightlife
  • 3.7

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 89%
  • Beginner
  • 11%
  • Families
  • 33%
  • Intermediate
  • 78%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 67%
  • Advanced
  • 56%

Helpful Highlights:

Touren über den Argentiere-Gletscher oder das berühmte Vallee Blanche/Mer der Glace sind einzigartig in den Alpen. Und wenn das Wetter gut ist lockt der Mon...

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  • 4

    Chamonix - yes, High Mountain - No

    by Elizabeth_1 - 17th April 2012

    Pros: Snow, scenery, food

    Cons: High Mountain Company

    Chamonix is so beautiful and the slopes are excellent. We stayed in Chalet Rimaye which was nice but really far away from the main resort of Chamonix and th... Full review

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  • 5

    Lives up to expectations!

    by faxmachineanthem - 5th November 2011

    Pros: Great boarding, great apres/nightlife, amazing scenery and views

    Cons: Perhaps not as many runs as linked areas in France

    Chamonix is often seen as the mecca of skiing/boarding in Europe and although I've not travelled around as much as I would like, I'd probably have to agree.... Full review

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  • 4


    by Knubie - 18th January 2011

    Pros: Nightlife, variation of slopes, skiers, views

    Cons: Bus and old lifts, low alititude village

    The ski areas are spread out so you have to take buses alot... And then wait in line for the gondola up... This is THE village for ski-bums and experts and... Full review

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  • 5

    Great variety, big runs, steep, a challenging place to learn

    by jamesparker_1 - 25th May 2010

    Pros: amazing scenary, long, steep runs, challenging, good choice of pistes

    Cons: difficult place to learn, expensive

    epic place to ski, some amazing scenary, and challenging runs. Some runs are probably under rated, i.e some blues were prob reds by other resort standards,... Full review

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  • 5

    Chamonix in March

    by 2nynbak - 10th March 2009

    Pros: Great variety of skiing

    Cons: Very spread out to take advantage of all the skiing

    We just got back from skiing in Chamonix and would rate it very highly for intermediate to expert skiers. We rented an apartment in Argentaire which is rig... Full review

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  • 5

    Chamonix - the stuff of legends

    by rsuminsby - 22nd January 2009

    Pros: Aura of mystique, steep terrain

    Cons: Few pistes, limited options if snow is scarce

    Admit've dreamed about a place like Chamonix. The mystique of this remote enclave in the shadows of the Mont Blanc massif has a huge appeal for bo... Full review

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