Chamonix is a lively city, and your eyes will be riveted to the surrounding mountains. Chamonix is a paradise for all types of mountain sports. It is the cradle of mountaineering.
You will be able to hike, whether you are beginner or experienced hiker. You can take the cable car to the "Aiguille du Midi" - a breathtaking experience. Or take the train to the "Mer de Glace" from the station in Chamonix or the train that leaves St. Gervais-les-Bains taking you through beautiful scenery up to the "Nid d'Aigle". For sure you will meet hikers on the train who want to get to the summit of the Mont Blanc.