The skiing is divided into 5 'mini ski resorts' along the vallee and include the Grand Montet 3275M, Le Brevent & La Flegere at 2414M; Le Tour at 2770M and Les Houches at 1800M. In addition you can gain access to the breath taking Vallee Blanche via the Aguille du Midi and Courmayeur via the Mont Blanc Tunnel. "
The World Snowboard Guide scores Chamonix 10 out of 10"
The town square itself is completely pedestrianised and includes a wide variety of shops; a cinema and a casino. As well as the mountains Chamonix is also known for its lively apres ski scene and its choice of excellent restaurants.