Embark on a captivating journey through the picturesque landscapes of the Mont Blanc region with this unforgettable trip with AdventureWomen!
Mont Blanc is the highest mountain in the Alps and Western Europe, standing at an elevation of 4,808 meters (15,774 feet) above sea level. It is located on the border between France, Italy, and Switzerland, with its summit lying within the French territory. Mont Blanc is part of the Mont Blanc Massif range and is known for its challenging climbing routes.
Your adventure begins in Geneva, Switzerland, from where you’ll be seamlessly transferred to Chamonix, France, for a warm and delicious welcoming dinner.
Welcome to Mont Blanc!
Marvel at the majestic Aiguille du Midi after a thrilling cable ride, then hike the Balcon du Nord trail for a breathtaking view of the Mer de Glace glacier. The next day, traverse the Col du Tricot to Les Contamines-Montjoie, relishing great views of the Chamonix valley along the way.
On day 4, experience the allure of the baroque Chapel Notre Dame de la Gorge, ascent to the Col du Bonhomme before reaching Bourg Saint-Maurice for a restful night.
Courmayeur and Champex-Lac
Then, embark on a cross-country journey to Italy via the Col de la Seigne. Descend into the enchanting Val Veni, arriving in the charming town of Courmayeur. The next day, explore Courmayeur’s gems, including a visit to a local winery, where you’ll indulge in delicious wines and enjoy a delightful cooking demonstration.
On day 7, continue your trek, ascending to Rifugio Bertone, descending to Arp Nouva. The next day, climb to Pré de Bar, conquering the Grand Col Ferret—the highest pass of the Tour du Mont Blanc—before reaching Champex-Lac in Switzerland.
Embark on the scenic Bovine Way on day 9, passing the Col de la Forclaz, before returning to Chamonix.
Conclude this remarkable journey with a hike through the Aiguilles Rouge nature preserve and a heartwarming farewell dinner.
As your adventure concludes, savor the memories and breathtaking views one last time before transferring to Geneva for your return journey home. This meticulously crafted itinerary promises an immersive exploration of the Mont Blanc region, blending outdoor adventures with cultural discoveries and culinary delights.
- Experience the thrill of being at high altitudes and enjoy stunning alpine scenery
- Immerse yourself in the beauty of the Chamonix region and the serene Les Contamines-Montjoie
- Experience the diversity of landscapes as you cross international borders and explore the picturesque Val Veni
- Combine culinary exploration with challenging hikes, culminating incrossing the Grand Col Ferret
What You'll See and Do
- Cable Car Ride
- Cooking Class
- Cultural Exploration
- Historical Sites
- Local Delicacies
- Wine Tasting
- Women-To-Women Exchanges