Chamonix Mont Blanc ski holidays Skiing & snowboarding around the Chamonix Mont Blanc Valley

The Chamonix-Mont-Blanc Valley sits under the gaze of Europe's highest mountain at 4810m. There are several ski areas from Servoz at the entrance to the valley to Argentiere, famous for its Grand Montets off-piste ski terrain.

Mountain Facts

chalets for rent 5 ski resorts
highest ski lift 3842 m
number of kilometers of slopes 150 kms
number of ski lifts 65
number of green slpoes 6
number of intermediate skier slopes 30
number of good intermediate skier slopes 31
number of slopes for advanced skiers 10
chamonix mont blanc valley ski holidays

Families & children

The Chamonix Mont Blanc ski area, whilst known for extreme skiing, is also particularly well suited to family ski holidays and first time skiers and snowboarders. Ski areas such as Les Houches and La Flegere are ideal spots to learn to ski with their gentle beginner slopes. family freindly ski holidays


Each resort around Paradiski offers something different in terms of the type and quantity of apres-ski venues. For lively apres-ski bars and clubs that stay open until the early hours, Les Arcs and La Plagne are the places to stay. In these two ski resorts, there are many cafes, bars and restaurants serving up local and international dishes.

For a more relaxed apres-ski scene, the best resorts are Les Coches and Montchavin. These smaller villages are much quieter than Les Arcs and La Plange which is more attractive for families.

Featured holiday rentals

With a mixture of traditional chalets and new style apartments, the accommodation options around the Chamonix Mont Blanc Valley cater for all budgets and tastes. Each of the ski resorts have various hamlets and villages which together, provide 20 different destinations all with their own charm and character.

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Featured resorts

Offering a warm and very friendly stay, the Chamonix Mont Blanc Valley ski resorts provide nothing less than the highest quality in service and fantastic chalets and apartments for you to enjoy for your ski holidays.

Things to See & do around the Chamonix Valley

Ski holidays in Chamonix Mont Blanc offer so much variety in terms of what do see and do for all ages. From day trips to one of the nearby lakes to visting one of the other ski resorts covered by the Mont Blanc Unlimited ski pass such as Megeve, Courmayeur or Verbier, there is never a dull moment in Chamonix Mont Blanc. With cultural events and an abundance of places of natural beauty, Chamonix Mont Blanc Valley is a treasure chest of surprises waiting to be explored. The towering peaks, countless rivers and not to mention the Savoie culture and heritage, the choice is as wide as gets. However there are a few things that you shouldn’t miss during your stay such as...

A few suggestions...
Aiguille du Midi at 3,842m and see the 24km Vallée Blanche
Montenvers cog & pin railway to the Mer du Glace
Take the chairlify to the mouth of the Glacier des Bossons
Visit tye Emosson dam just past Vallorcine and see dinosaur footprints
Spa & wellness at QC Termechamonix
Explore the Diosaz gorges at Savoz
Spend a day skiing in Courmayeur in Italy
aiguille du moidi and Vallée Blanche

Featured chalets for sale

Whilst on you holiday in Chamonix Mont Blanc Valley, you may be interested in buying a chalet or apartment. The choice is wide from studio apartments to luxury chalets including several new developments where you can buy off-plan.

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Our view on ski holidays in the Chamonix Mont Blanc Valley

Skiing holiday in the Chamonix Mont Blanc Valley takes some beating with its excellent high altitude ski terrain and world famous nightlife. The down side is that only 2 of the 5 ski areas in the valley are lift linked. Having said that, the free ski buses are frequent so getting around the valley is not a problem. With short transfer times of just over 1 hour from Geneva airport, skiing holidays in the Chamonix Mont Blanc valley can easily be packed into a long weekend break.

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