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Balme Tour - Vallorcine


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  • To watch the calming herds in the Alpages.
  • High-altitude site: bring warm clothes!
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From the village of Le Tour and Vallocirne, the Charamillon and Vallorcine gondolas, and the Autannes chairlift, 2185 m, transport you over rich alpine pastures into a fabulous nature and leisure area.

This very sunny Franco-Swiss ski area reaches a height of 2,186m at Col de Balme pass.

It is reached via Le Tour village or by gondola lift from Vallorcine.

The Balme ski area has hill-walking paths of all levels of difficulty, such as the path up to the Albert I mountain hut, a very pleasant walk in a giant-scale glacier setting, but also routes in the wild through pastures and forests.

From Charmillon to Col des Posettes pass, numerous mountain-biking trails for all levels take you down to the villages of Le Tour and Vallorcine.

Where to eat: The Chalet de Charamillon and the mountain chalet at the Col de Balme pass welcome you in summer and a delicieus blueberry tart awaits the more courageous at the Albert I mountain hut.
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Prices
Family pass: 86.80 € (2 adults + 2 children & 3rd, 4th and 5th of the same family are free)
Mountain bike : one day: 21 €
Round-trip ticket for adult: 28 €
Round-trip ticket for a child (5-14 years): 23.80 €.
Free entry for children < 5 years.
Opening times
From 17/06 to 14/07/2017, daily between 9 AM and 5 PM.

From 15/07 to 20/08/2017, daily between 8.30 AM and 5.30 PM.

From 21/08 to 17/09/2017, daily between 9 AM and 5 PM.

From 09/12/2017 to 09/02/2018, daily between 9 AM and 4.45 PM.

From 10/02 to 15/04/2018, daily between 9 AM and 5 PM.
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Virtual visits

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Map of Balme - Vallorcine - Winter

Map of Balme - Winter

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Map of Balme - Vallorcine - Winter

Map of Balme - Vallorcine - Summer

Map of Balme - Summer

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Map of Balme - Vallorcine - Summer

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Aiguille du Midi - Step into the Void
Montenvers - Mer de Glace
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Flégère - Index
Lognan - Grands Montets
Lognan - Grands Montets
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