With snow-capped peaks surrounding, the beautiful town of Chamonix is one of the most visited destinations in France. This pretty little resort town is known for its beauty and exciting winter sports. The skiing areas around Chamonix are spread over a large area. There are several skiing runs that are quite fantastic like the path running through Vallée Blanche and the trail off the Les GrandsMontets.
Take a ride on the Aiguille du Midi cable car, which is among the highest cable car rides in the world. The Brevent cable car across the valley is also an excellent ride and visitors can get a complete view of the Mount Blanc. A round way ticket for an adult costs 18 Euros. Throughout the year visitors can enjoy skiing, glacier trekking, mountaineering and other wonderful and exciting activities. The Musée des cristaux makes a great place to visit; it is a beautiful museum featuring an impressive crystal collection.
Chamonix offers a wide collection of shops selling a variety of clothing options and sports gear.
The nearest and the most easily accessible airport to Chamonix-Mount Blanc is the Geneva Airport in Switzerland. From the Geneva airport several transport options are available to Chamonix. Shared minibuses are available from the airport and costs 28 Euros per person. An express coach leaves the airport every 45 minutes to Chamonix and also cost 28 Euros per person.
Finding Halal restaurants in Chamonix can be difficult. However there are a few places that offer vegetarian and vegan food. Some places that serve delicious vegetarian food include Annapurna, Hotel Eden, L’Impossible, etc.
There are no mosques in Chamonix.