From Les Praz village to the Flégère, 1894 m, you will discover two south-facing areas with far-reaching views over the Mont Blanc range. This site represents the departure points for some great classical hikes leading to magnificent mountain lakes.
Facing due south and looking onto Mont Blanc, the La Flégère site is the departure point for classic grande randonnée major hikes to magnificent mountain lakes !
From Les Praz village, the cable car glides over Chamonix golf course and takes you to the La Flégère site at an altitude of 1,877m. If you want to go higher, a chair lift takes you to the Index, at an altitude of 2,595m.
Hill-walking paths to Lac Blanc, Les Chéserys lakes, etc., where you can observe the medium-altitude wildlife, since the Brévent - Flégère area is in the large Aiguilles Rouges range, a natural conservation area. Dogs are not allowed, even on a leash.
Family pass: 90 € (2 adults + 2 children & 3rd, 4th and 5th of the same family are free)
Round-trip ticket for adult: 29 €
Round-trip ticket for a child (5-14 years): 24.70 €.
Free entry for children < 5 years.
Prices from Les Praz to Index.
From 14/07 to 19/08/2018, daily between 8 AM and 5.45 PM.
The Flégère area is open with the Flégère cable car. The Index chairlift will be closed until 31 July morning for replacement of the electric motor.
From 20/08 to 16/09/2018, daily between 8.15 AM and 5 PM.
From 17/09 to 04/11/2018, daily between 9 AM and 4.15 PM.
From 08/12/2018 to 14/04/2019, daily.
From 8th to 14th of december, partial opening according to snow conditions.