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Go To The French Alps

The African and Eurasian tectonic plates collided millions of years ago, forcing the earth above them to rocket towards the heavens creating one of the world’s most beautiful, jagged landscapes.

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Snow Covered Peaks With World Class Wine & Cheese


The African and Eurasian tectonic plates collided millions of years ago, forcing the earth above them to rocket towards the heavens creating one of the world’s most beautiful, jagged landscapes.

Mont Blanc is the jewel in the mountainous crown of the French Alps, but there is more to this region than the snow covered peaks and thrilling winter sports that come along with it.

Husky sledding, winemaking and strolling through glaciers give a very different pacing and overall feel to the vivid villages and cerulean skies above.

Where To Stay In The French Alps

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Ski Vallée Blanche, Chamonix

One of the most famous journeys in the Skiing world.

An 18km journey with almost 3000m of descent through impeccable alpine slopes. For thousands of ski enthusiasts, this is the core reason behind planning a trip to the region and there are few journeys that encapsulate the splendour of nature around it quite like the coiling white powder of the Vallee Blanche run.

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Viator are experts with thousands of 5 star reviews not only in winter sports, but in this specific region of the French alps.

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Whilst there are many beautiful tours and activities, none of them involve as much to soak in as this one. It may take you a week to fully absorb and appreciate what you’ve just experienced.

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Make sure you’re in good conditioning prior to arriving so you’ve got the energy to enjoy every twist and turn.

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Things To Do In The French Alps

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Faq?

It’s recommended to take out winter sport specific insurance seeing as most regular insurance won’t cover it.

None! You can take your first lessons here with world class coaching, or if you’re experienced hit the snow running!

June to September is great for a range of activities and not too cold.

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