Since the Mont Blanc was conquered by Jacques Balmat and Michel Gabriel Paccard in 1786, the innumerable peaks of the area were Man's perpetual quest. Following the multiple terrains, the venturous skiers and boarders will discover, in family or among friends, the pleasures of sliding the slopes (downhill ski, snowboard, telemarking, freeride, freestyle, Snow park, speedriding, exploration ski, unforgettable off-piste skiing including the famous Vallée Blanche). If the winter sports are the flag ship activity in Chamonix, you find in the valley a real cultural melting pot. The whole world meets in "Cham", in the lively streets of this high mountain town. Gastronomic restaurants, bars, discotheques, cinema, casino, luxury shops, sports boutiques, will make your stay an exceptional experience. Not forgetting golf, with one of the finest mountain courses.