Discover the pioneer of mountain destinations. Located at the foot of Mont-Blanc (the highest peak in Europe culminating at an altitude of 4810 m), Chamonix is a small mountain town whose heart beats all year round.
Open to tourism since 1770, it is surrounded by the most mythical peaks of the Alps which have made it the cradle of mountaineering and skiing. It also hosted the first Winter Olympics in 1924.
Land of adventures and passions, land of experimentation for the scientific community since the 18th century, its natural environment of which 70% of the spaces are protected make it a unique place in the world, but not at the end of the world!