If you are planning a mountaineering holiday in the Chamonix Valley, you will find details of Mont Blanc guides at the official Chamonix Mont-Blanc tourist office website. The Mont Blanc massif attracts mountaineering enthusiasts, climbers, hikers and bikers from all over the world, whose summits were first conquered by Jacques Balmat and Michel G. Paccard in the late 18th century.
The ascent of the Mont Blanc offers breathtaking views from the highest mountains in Europe and also sets a challenge to the individual for the climb is not without its dangers, and only experienced mountaineers are advised to attempt the ascent, accompanied by a professional Mont Blanc guide.
A Mont Blanc guide at the High Mountain Office can advise you about weather conditions, security measures and the right itinerary for your level of experience and help prepare for your ascent to almost 5000m altitude. Indeed, weather conditions can change rapidly rendering the adventure more hazardous, being accompanied by an experienced mountain guide can be the most secure way to make your climb and enjoy the wonderful beauty of the Mont Blanc.
Many itineraries are possible from the "Aiguille du Gouter" and the "Arête des Bosses" to the more challenging route of the "Traverse". Mountaineering in the Mont Blanc massif is accessible to individuals of varying fitness levels. Our website provides details of itineraries for guided walks, short family hikes, where you can enjoy the great mountain air and spectacular views of the glacier formations that are an exceptional feature of the valley. Consult a Mont Blanc guide for recommendations.
For your mountain holiday, discover all available summer and winter activities in Chamonix Mont Blanc resort, in the heart of the French Alps : skiing, hiking, mountain biking, mountaineering, paragliding, canyoning, rafting, climbing, golf... And of course the Vallee Blanche ski descent.
The Chamonix Mont-Blanc tourist office provides all the information needed to plan your holiday to the Mont Blanc massif. Whether you are looking for a Mont Blanc guide for your planned hike or climb, looking for quality accommodation or would like to find out more about events both in around Chamonix town.
Feel free to visit our website for any practical information you need: Mont Blanc Guide.