Tour du Mont Blanc hiking
The Tour du Mont Blanc is one of the world’s most iconic trekking circuits, exploring the Alps on long-distance hiking trails. It is on the best hikes for most walkers because of its wide variety of terrain, beautiful landscapes and panoramic views over the snow-capped summits. All along the way, walk through several alpine valleys guaranteeing breathtaking high altitude panoramas: waterfalls, meadows, alpine chalets, lakes, peaks and high mountain glaciers. The mountain guides and leaders of the Compagnie des Guides de Chamonix propose various rewarding itineraries, which enables you to discover in a leisurely way the picturesque mountain ranges of the French Alps, Swiss Alps and Italian Alps. This trek around the Mont-Blanc Massif starts in the Chamonix Valley and takes you over 2,500 metres (or 8202ft) above sea level at the Grand Col Ferret, its highest point. Crossing through the Aiguilles Rouges nature reserve gives a majestic viewpoint over the Mont-Blanc Massif and the Mer de Glace, an unforgettable panorama to take your breath away! Whether you are an experienced hiker, you want to discover hiking with your family, or you have very little time, a multiday hiking excursion with adapted elevation gain according to your preferences and the use of cable cars anf lifts to facilitate your movements, we have the trek for next hiking holidays. Our mountain guides will pass on their knowledge and experience, helping you to discover the different flora and wildflowers, and the cultural heritage in the Alps. Nights spent in mountain huts allows you to totally immerse yourself by the Alps: a complete revitalization is guaranteed. For more comfort, opt for our multi day treks with nights in a hotel. 3 countries: France, Italy, Switzerland, 7 alpine valleys, 30 villages, 71 glaciers, 400 high peaks: a grandiose alpine setting to experience and share unforgettable hikes made for adventurous people.