extreme ice, chamonix, france
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Extreme Ice, Chamonix, France

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The Facts
Flight timefrom UK: 1hr 40mins; from US: 8hrs 10mins
Ideal length3 Days
PriceFrom £549 pp
When to goNovember - March

Look forward to...

Taking some time out from the ice-climbing to try a tandem paraglide off one of the mountain peaks in the area.

Summitting ice walls with views across the Alps.

Getting that essential summit photo. The deep blue skies and summer sun, mixed with the elation of reaching the summit makes for an incredible moment to be captured.

Based in the beautiful setting of Chamonix among the snow kissed French Alps, spend 2 days ice-climbing some of the most extreme ice walls and glacier terrain in the world. With the stunning backdrop of Mont Blanc looming over you, enjoy two days of professional instruction, summiting ice waterfalls and ever shifting glaciers.

climbing in chamonix

the action

From deep crevasses, to vertical cliff faces, the gravitational challenges of this awesome environment will have your adrenalin levels racing through the roof. The incredible scenery along with some of the most extreme adventure in the world will give you one of the best travel experiences in your life.  At night, wind down by enjoying the delights of Chamonix, with a whole range of entertainment ranging from lively bars and clubs to romantic restaurants hidden away in town.

climbing the extreme ice walls

your mountain abode

Whether you choose to stay at the Le Hameau Albert Hotel at the foot of the Mont Blanc, you are perfectly situated to enjoy all of the Alpine winter delights.


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