Prepare for Your Holidays: Mont Blanc
Travel | Europe | 12/08/16
Do you feel like you need a change of scenery? Want to head off to the highest peak in Europe? Then head to Mont Blanc! This snow-lovers paradise makes for an unforgettable holiday! Discover what there is to do and where to find accommodation.
What to do in Mont Blanc?
With a peak of 4808 metres, Mont Blanc is one of the highest points in Europe. This mountain offers stunning views and panoramas of the surrounding summit. It's also perfect for skiing and snowboarding. Standing between 1000 and 4810 meters, the Chamonix Valley offers many skiing/snowboarding slopes and tracks, for all people of all levels. If you're not into skiing or snowboarding, the valley also has many hiking trails for those wishing to take in the scenery. The Aiguille du Midi Mountain peaks at 3777 metres and offers beautiful 360 degree views of the French Alps. Why not check out the attraction "A step into the void", a glass room with a glass floor, situated off the uppermost terrace of the Aiguille du Midi at an altitude of 3842 metres. It’s the perfect attraction for any of you thrill seekers!
The resort of Les Houches is the perfect little family getaway. This resort offers a traditional Alpine village experience. Guests can watch the world famous "Men's Downhill World Cup Ski Championships", which extend down the various ski tracks through the forest. The skiing area of Les Houches extends from 1000 to 1900 metres above sea level, and it's perfect for the whole family.
Courmayeur, a town located on the southern side of Mont Blanc, is another tourist hotspot in the region. Featuring 30 different slopes, and 20 ski lifts, the resort offers 95km of ski tracks and slopes. This town is located in the Valie d'Aosta, and offers breathtaking scenery.
It's important to note that you can venture to Mont Blanc at any time in the year. The region is popular both in the summer and the winter. You can ski/snowboard here all year round! There is also a wide range of other activities such as hiking or going to the spa!
Where to stay in Mont Blanc?
If you want to save some money on accommodation when staying in Mont Blanc, then check out our ads on Roomlala. We have many accommodation offers on our site, such as B&Bs in Chamonix, B&Bs in Courmayeur or holiday rentals in Les Houches.
Author : Roomlala
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