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From 10 July 2020, the tit-for-tat quarantine restrictions between England and France are lifted. England has designated 59 Air Bridge countries with no requirement to self-isolate on arrival in the UK. France, Italy and Switzerland are all Air Bridge countries, so no matter how you travel to Chamonix and return home, from 10 July, there is no obligation to quarantine or self-isolate. It's travel as usual and Chamonix is open for business!
From 10 July, it will be possible to travel between England and Chamonix without self-isolating. Photo author  moi-même, licensed under CC BY SA 3.0, photo source @commons.wikimedia.org
Martin Kern, Grégoire Curmer and Baptiste Robin broke the record for the Chamonix-Briançon Crossing in 31h 45m 13s. Photo source @facebook.com/martinkernEndurance/
Martin Kern, Grégoire Curmer and Baptiste Robin left on 4 July from...
The PGHM of Chamonix found Jeoffrey's body on 4 July 2020. Photo source @facebook.com/pghm.chamonixmontblanc/photos/
Jeoffrey Villaume (33) was missing since 27 June 2020, when he left...
With no fewer than six attacks since 26 April 2020, wolves have become a problem in the Chamonix Valley Alpine pastures.
As wolf attacks in the Chamonix Valley Alpine Pastures become more...
On 30 June 2020, Jamy was filming at the Aiguille du Midi
Jamy Gourmaud, the famous French journalist, was filming in Haute-...
Chamonix Indoor Pool
The health crisis, the newly discovered damages and the strict health...
The Chamonix Tourist Office offers 25 free activities to everyone visiting the Chamonix valley. Photo source @chamonix.com
After eight weeks of confinement because of the coronavirus COVID-19...
On 29 June 2020, a German mountaineer fell over 100 m and lost his life, in the Mont-Blanc massif. photo source @Francebleu.fr
On 29 June 2020, in the afternoon, a 22-year-old German mountaineer...
Jeoffrey (33) is missing since 27 June. He is searched for in the Aiguilles Rouges, Lac Blanc and Col des Montets. Photo source @facebook.com/pghm.chamonixmontblanc/photos/
A hiker is missing in the Chamonix Valley since the morning of 27...
The management of the Chamonix tourist office presented support mechanism for tourism recovery to all the economic actors in Chamonix. Photo source @chamonix.com
Elected officials and the management of the Chamonix tourist office...
Chamonix Climbing World Cup 2017, photo source @https://gripped.com
Initially scheduled on 11-13 July 2020, the Climbing World Cup in...
A public inquiry into the project to replace the Charamillon gondola and associated facilities on the Balme ski area. Photo source @PlanetChamonix
A public inquiry into the project to replace the Charamillon gondola...
Martin Kern, Grégoire Curmer, and Baptiste Robin, will attempt to break the record on the Chamonix to Briançon crossing. Photo source @facebook.com/martinkernEndurance/
Martin Kern, Grégoire Curmer and Baptiste Robin will leave on 4 July...