Travel Guide of Chamonix
Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, more commonly known as Chamonix, is a commune in the Haute-Savoie department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France. It was the site of the first Winter Olympics in 1924.
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What to see in Chamonix ?
About Mont Blanc:
Mont Blanc is the highest mountain in the Alps and the highest in Europe west of the Caucasus peaks of Russia and Georgia. It rises 4,808 m above sea level and is ranked 11th in the world in topographic prominence.
About Aiguille d'Argentière:
The Argentière Glacier is a glacier in the French Alps. It is one of the larger glaciers found within the Mont Blanc massif, and is situated above the village of Argentière.
"Above the village of Argentiere near Chamonix, standing on the viewing deck at the Grand Montets this amazing mix of light and shadow was made possible by the shifting clouds. An instant later it was gone."
About Aiguille Verte:
The Aiguille Verte, which is French for "Green Needle", is a mountain in the Mont Blanc massif in the French Alps. It was first climbed on 29 June 1865 by Edward Whymper, Christian Almer and Franz Biner, a fortnight before the fateful first ascent of the Matterhorn.
"Out on a hike the clouds were irresistable"
About Aiguille du Dru:
The Aiguille du Dru is a mountain in the Mont Blanc massif in the French Alps. It is situated to the east of the village of Les Praz in the Chamonix valley. "Aiguille" means "needle" in French. The mountain's highest summit is: Grande Aiguille du Dru 3,754 m Another, slightly lower sub-summit is: Petite Aiguille du Dru 3,733 m.
"Mountain peaks in Chamonix, France."