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Address: 35 route des Tines | Mont Blanc, 74400, Chamonix, France
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DURING THE WINTER Skiing and sun in front of Mont-Blanc

South-facing huge...

DURING THE WINTER Skiing and sun in front of Mont-Blanc

South-facing huge skiing for all ability levels facing the Mont-Blanc range, with superb coombes on the edge of the nature reserve. The fantastic panoramic views over all the Aiguilles will dazzle you.

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Great beginner slope

Lots of fun these last few days on this beginner slope. Conditions very difficult for skiing due to lack of snow but they have done a decent job to keep this one open and it's... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2017
Lazy L
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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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123 reviews
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Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Lots of fun these last few days on this beginner slope. Conditions very difficult for skiing due to lack of snow but they have done a decent job to keep this one open and it's been well worth coming here. Not very difficult of course, being the access point for green and blue runs but one of the greens has... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Quick visit today to Flegere. Kids loved the cable car which was a bit like a ride at Alton Towers.... before having a drink and a bounce on the bouncy castle in the mountains

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London, United Kingdom
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149 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Queued an hour to get up and another hour to get down. This lift needs some serious additional capacity / speed. Worse than annoying. That's two hours of skiing missed in spite of buying a very expensive lift pass. Staff were friendly enough, managed capacity well to avoid overcrowding, and kept the lift running well after dark to get everyone... More 

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Curdworth, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Not much snow about, and here at Flegere where there is some this is the queue for the cable car. Expect 1 hour plus wait to get up and the same down if your not back on it by 3pm.

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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Waited for 1.5 hours to get cable car up to ski. Even the staff were having a full on argument about it at the bottom in front of all those waiting! We paid £70 for 4 hours skiing (family of 3)and only had two and the queues coming down meant we had to wait in the cafe for 2.5 hours.... More 

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Bogota, Colombia
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180 reviews
62 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 December 2016

The Flegere Cable Car is a good way to see the valley and take in some fresh, clean air. The cost round trip was 17.50€ but is was worth it. At the top there is an area that offers a free photo per ticket just by scanning your ticket and then going to the web page and entering your ticket... More 

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Thank Dre2013
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76 reviews
41 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Affordable alternative to Aiguille du Midi which enables you to see cross-valley views of Mount Blanc on a clear day. It's approximately 16 euro (as compared to 60 euro) and there are some nice hikes at it end point that can last about a half day, such as the hike to lac blanc.

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Leominster, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016

We had amazing views of Mont Blanc panorama on the way up/down and during our walk. It is only 4 stars because there were no signpost available for the trail to Lac Blanc. The map they offered at the ticket box was confusing.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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76 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2016

If you like hiking, the top station is excellent starting point for many alpine hikes, the most famous is le lac blanc. You need to be in good physical shape to do it and be well equipped. Please bring with you water and some food. Also some hat and sunglasses are needed.

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126 reviews
52 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We have been in Aiguille du Midi and in this one (Flegere). The first is busy, very expensive (200+ euro for a family with 3 children), and the trails options there are limited. The Flegere cable car is cool, it doesn't take you to 3,000m+, but the place it will get you to is ideal for tracks. The price is... More 

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