STOP PRESS: Aiguille du Midi & Montenvers Mer de Glace will open

 

Chamonix.net is delighted to announce the re-opening of Chamonix’s emblematic tourist attractions during this next weekend, 16 and 17 May 2020 :

- The Aiguille du Midi cable car (beware the Vallée Blanche access ridge is no longer equipped & the “Step into the Void” is closed for the weekend of 16th & 17th May)

- The Train Montenvers - Mer de Glace rack & pinion railway (ONLY the train will run, lecture by glaciologist Luc Moreau at 10h & 15h30 during May weekends, the ice cave & access gondola will be closed).

Open Saturday 16th & Sunday 17th May

& for the Ascension long weekend,

Thursday 21st to Sunday 24th May 2020 inclusive

The opening of these installations will continue depending on the weather conditions & on public demand.

The Aiguille du Midi and Montenvers - Mer de Glace with -20% discount.

Your "MONT BLANC MultiPass" 1 or 2 Days

Purchase you pass on-line rather than at the cash-desk​​​​​​​

 

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Bons Plan Aiguille du Midi 2020
Parapente Face Nord Aiguille du Midi Chamonix

COVID-19 - Welcome & Information​​​​​​​

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic & in compliance with the governmental sanitary regulations, our teams have deployed an experimental “Health & Safety” welcome system up to the standards demanded by visitors & staff alike :

  • Thermal camera (to check your temperature)
  • Hydro-Alcoholic solution
  • Mask to be worn during all phases of the transport & in the confined waiting areas (Please come equipped)
  • Transport specially adapted (limited numbers, distance between visitors, special circulation measures….)
  • A full “Welcome & Safety” protocol for both visitors & staff
  • Regular disinfection of lifts, trains & buildings
  • Full information panels with instructions to be followed before & during the visit

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