Things to see and do - Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
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Chamonix-Mont-Blanc : Michelin's recommendations
Chamonix, the French capital of Alpinism ( company of guides founded in 1821), established itself as an important ski resorts unfortunately alas probably to the detriment of its beauty. Dominated by the majestic silhouettes of Mont Blanc, the roof of Europe, the resorts attracted many walkers, and there is its popular success to the many viewpoints which laid out and which dominates the most beautiful and the most spectacular landscapes of the Alps..
Tourist attractions Chamonix-Mont-Blanc : Things to see and do
29 rte Henriette-d'Angeville F - 74400 Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
From the summit, the panoramic view covers all the French side of Mont Blanc, including the Aiguille (Needle) du Midi, as well as Chamonix valley stretching out below from the village of Praz to Boissons. On the other side are the high summits of Hau..
F - 74400 Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
14 km long, at a minimum altitude of 1700 m, it's the best known and hence the most appreciated by tourists, of the three great with glaciers in the Massif. From the upper station of the Montenvers railway, you will find an extraordinary scene made u..
F - 74400 Chamonix
With its cables suspended, in places, over 500m above the ground, and its no less hardy cable car that travels along it, the Aiguille du Midi cable car is the most impressive attraction in the French Alps. From its central spire (3 842m), the very to..
110 Passage de l'Androsace F - 74400 Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
This town house converted into a hotel is set in a quiet dead end street in the heart of Chamonix. This situation is calm yet close to public transportation. Hôtel du Clocher offers comfortable rooms with a view over the mountain. Savour typical sp..
25 Impasse de l'Androsace F - 74400 Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Hotel Du Louvre is located in the centre of Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, 200 metres from the train station. It has a bar and a summer terrace with views of the mountains. All of the rooms are en suite with a shower and hairdryers are available upon request...
79 Avenue du Mont Blanc BP 135 F - 74400 Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Offering views of Mont Blanc, this hotel is located in the centre of Chamonix, 950 metres from the Aiguille du Midi cable car. It offers a restaurant, bar, sauna and hammam. Hôtel Alpina offers rooms facing Le Brévent or Mont Blanc. All rooms featur..
44 route du Bouchet F - 74400 Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
This magical place, which is typical of the region, smokes its own charcuteries and every effort is made to bring out the very essence of each ingredient. The result is fine and hearty mountain gastronomy.
123 place Balmat F - 74400 Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
This restaurant with a bird's-eye view over the Arve has plenty of atmosphere. It has a lovely light dining area and good ingredients, which are expertly used. Savoie tradition meets fine contemporary cuisine.
151 avenue de l'Aiguille-du-Midi F - 74400 Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Michael Bourdillat's Bistrot is simply elegant with a modern feel. The cuisine goes straight to the point: delicately perfumed, clean flavours and the best ingredients.
38 route du Bouchet F - 74400 Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
The refined cuisine served at this restaurant is the gastronomic benchmark for the region. The chef interprets classic recipes with finesse, subtlety and discipline, using the finest ingredients.
1124 route d'Argentière F - 74400 Argentière
This restaurant is charming and inviting with its beams, a fireplace and treats for your taste buds. The chef, Francine, concocts really mouthwatering dishes, and her husband Sébastien provides service with a smile.
Les Moussoux F - 74400 Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
A restaurant that is fond of using Alpine herbs and organic produce, as you can see from the vegetable garden at the foot of the inn (once the carpet of snow has melted). A blend of simplicity and rigour, art and nature, the dishes exude good mountai..
74 rue des Moulins F - 74400 Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
This unusual restaurant has two faces: a sushi bar on one side and Savoy and seafood on the other. Such variety of choice has made the establishment a success in the area. The cuisine is tasty, simple and light and the service and atmosphere are equa..
62 allée du Majestic F - 74400 CHAMONIX MONT BLANC CEDEX
The Mont Blanc restaurant has everything going for it! A warm and inviting contemporary interior designed by Sybille de Margerie, and a professional and dynamic young chef working under Guy Martin (Le Grand Véfour, Paris). The food offers French and ..
24 avenue Ravanel-le-Rouge F - 74400 Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Tartare of pollack, Arctic char from the region's lakes with Asian flavours, lime panna cotta... The kitchen team works wonders, whether with the good old regional recipes or more current creations, selecting ingredients with exemplary rigour. The co..