Chamonix Mont Blanc, more commonly known as Chamonix is a commune in the Haute- Savoie department in south eastern France. Chamonix is one of the oldest ski destination in France. It is also known as the ‘gateway to the European Cascades’. While on your tour of Mont Blanc massif, do visit this quaint town.
Chamonix is situated at the heart of Western Europe in the French Alps, very close to Mt. Dolent where the French, Swiss and Italian borders meet. With a population of approximately 10000, Chamonix is arguably the world capital for outdoor activities like mountaineering, skiing, alpinism, hiking, mountain biking and paragliding.