Montenvers Mer de Glace | Early Day Return ticket


About Montenvers Mer de Glace | Early Day Return ticket

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    Please note that the cable-car and the ice cave are currently closed and plan to reopen on 17/12/2022.

    **The prices correspond to the price of the lift ticket - the visits are free and in free access according to conditions of opening and affluence, please inquire.**

    WEB Exclusivity
    Enjoy a preferential rate by buying your ticket in advance on our website and by booking morning Early Day trains (from 10am - 1pm).

    Welcome aboard our mythical small red train, departure from Chamonix at 1035m.

    After 20 minutes of an unforgettable trip, meet “Le Montenvers”, at 1913 m above sea level. Once you have arrived, feel free to admire the staggering north face of the Grandes Jorasses at the end of the Leschaux glacier and the Drus.

    A cable-car allows you to discover the Ice Cave! A cave where you enter the bowels of the glacier for a memorable visit! Even if it is accessible via a cable-car, please be careful about the 540 steps leading to the cave entrance, starting from the cable-car.

    Discover the Glaciorium exhibition to understand the whole history and evolution of the Mer de Glace, as well as climate change.

    The whole visit (exhibitions and trip altogether) is about 2 to 3 hours long. Visiting time might be doubled in time of high attendance.

    • Your tickets include a round trip with the train
    • The Ice Cave visit as well as the Glaciorium exhibit are free (free access according to opening and current attendance conditions).
    • The family pack is not sold on our website (2 adults + 2 young people at 110.10€).

     Ticket not modifiable, not refundable.

     Access and visit instructions

    Within the framework of the renewal of the Montenvers classified site (new Public Service Delegation contract signed with the Commune of Chamonix), we would like to inform you that important works that will span over the next three years have already started on the Montenvers site.

    Regarding access for people who need a wheelchair, it is necessary to contact us in order to organise an adapted service within the limits of safety constraints and reception capacities. For further information about this project:

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  • Pick-up Instructions

    After purchasing your order, you will receive your tickets by email (check your spam box).
    The day of, please prepare your tickets for screening (paper or digital).

    For early day trains (10am to 1pm with booking): go directly to the boarding.

    Please observe the time slots: "Early Day" tickets cannot be used after 1pm.

    Have a nice visit!

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