travelgrove Travel Tips
 

The capital of climbing, Chamonix, France

 
10
    
Legend
  • Outdoors Activities travel tip
  • City center
Distance from city center: 0.8mi
marius_f's pictureby marius_f Outdoors Activities travel tip
added on the 10th of August, 2009
What can I say? Chamonix it's great, from the center of the town you can see the heights peak in Eastern Europe, Mont Blanc 4807m. There are many, hotel, great food, nightlife. You can do every outdoor activity here; from tracking to climbing, from mountain bike to ski. I recomand this wonderful place!

Address:
Chamonix, France

 
 
 
 
Outdoors Activities
tips

Recent travel tips for France

  • The Pub
    For a traditional English drink in the heart of French territory, I recommend 'The Pub'. This is a sports bar, mostly English sports, that is located in 2, avenue du Peuple Belge. If you missed English and you want to hear again the [...]
    D: n/a00
  • Église Saint-Maurice
    Hidden by numerous trees, near Gare Lille Flandre (about 10-15 minutes of walking) lies the Église Saint-Maurice a imposing church which construction spans over 5 centuries, from the 14th century up to the 19th century. There is no [...]
    D: 0.1mi00
  • Fête du Cinema
    In France (so obviously in Lille too), there is a so called 'Fête du Cinema' (The Festival of Cinema). What's interesting about it is this: you buy a movie ticket somewhere in France, full price (or with reduction, if applies). You get a [...]
    D: n/a00
  • Louvre free of charge for art students
    If you want to visit Louvre and you're an art student, then I have a good news for you: the entry is for free. But be careful, not every kind of student has this privilege, only students at Art, Sculpture, or anything that resembles Art. [...]
    D: n/a00
  • Catharian castle
    If you are close, you should take a look at the impressing Castel at Carcassone. It also offers a great view over the city. [...]
    D: 0.6mi10

Things about Chamonix you may be interested in

Be the first who requests a site listing for this page.
 
 
 
guides

Recommended

Chamonix Travel guide

Chamonix is a very famous town in the east of France. It is situated near the Mont Blanc at the altitude of 1,035 meters. It has a population of more than 15,000 people. Chamonix covers a land area of 116.53 km². The town of Chamonix has great cultural and historical importance. Historical evidences show that this region has been inhabited from a long time. [...]
 
 
 

More travel tips you might be interested in

Buenos Aires, Argentina
It might be bizarre to recommend a cemetery as a sight, but it's my best place in the whole city. A lot of Argentina's famous and wealthy people...
History & Culture: Recoleta Cemetery

Santiago, Chile
I WAS THERE 5 YEARS AGO, THE PEOPLE IS VERY FRIENDLY, THEY MAKE YOU PART OF THEIR FAMILY, IS SO HARD TO FORGET PEOPLE LIKE THEM
General: FRIENDLY PEOPLE

 

Frankfurt Am Main, Germany
(_) (_) /_ _______/
Outdoors Activities: Rostyslav

Friedrichshafen, Germany
While in Friedrichshafen, don't miss out on visiting the Promenade. It's basically the street that's right by the Lake Constance. There are a ton...
Sightseeing: Friedrichshafen Promenade

 

Granada, Spain
The Alhambra is definitely a must see. It is the most beautiful of all Granada's great buildings and other Arabic memories. The Alhambra is...
History & Culture: The Alhambra

Kalamata, Greece
If you want to have a little beach break, just stop there and camp in the woods near the beach! Go there by train or car.
Outdoors Activities: Beach Break

 

Kilkenny, Ireland
The Kilkenny Castle was built in the 12th century. It is definitely a must see, if you are in the area. It was renovated in the 19th century and...
History & Culture: Kilkenny Castle

Bhuj, India
If you love the art on metal, this is the best place to get astonished with some fabulous metal work. Museum of Kutch basically represent the...
History & Culture: Museum of Kutch

 

Mandalay, Myanmar
The best time to of the year for booking a Myanmar tours specially for an Irrawaddy cruise holiday would be during the cool and dry season when the...
Outdoors Activities: Best Time for Irrawaddy Cruise experience

Key West, Florida
Roaming the Old Town of Key West is like roaming the streets of a Victorian-era city set in a tropical surrounding. The building are so beautifully...
History & Culture: The Old Town of Key West by Trolley

 
 
 
 
   Welcome to Travelgrove  register tell a friend bookmark it 
 
 
*