French Alps, Mont Blanc, Chamonix, FRANCE: french alps travel guide

French Alps, Mont Blanc, Chamonix, France travel guide

French Alps, Mont Blanc, Chamonix are situated approximatively 550 kms from Paris in the Rhone Alpes region

mount blanc

Mont Blanc is the western Europe highest mountain

Chamonix is the historical capital of alpine skiing.

This is the red train leading from the valley to the station :

The french alps offer very famous ski resorts (Alpe d’Huez (photo), Courchevel, Megeve, Meribel, Val d’Isere…) and excellent skiing facilities.