" What is our life? Six months we 're going to Chamonix , and then six months remember how there was great again " - so say about this magical valley and remarkable eponymous town of Chamonix at the foot of Mont Blanc (" White Mountain" , 4810 m) - the highest peak in Western Europe.
Chamonix is located in the Alps, in the narrow valley of the Arve River (a tributary of the Rhone ) , at the foot of Mont Blanc , which at Chamonix dug tunnel connecting France and Italy . Center of the popular ski area in Chamonix -Mont-Blanc .
The municipality of Chamonix, stretching for 16 miles , has long been considered an important center of winter sports in the French Alps . Chamonix Winter Olympic Games in 1924 - the first Winter Olympic Games in history.
Mountain Railway Montenve (Montenvers Railway) - Mountain Railway to the third toothed rail leading from Chamonix to the station over the glacier Mer de Glace .
Tram Blanc (Mont Blanc Tramway) - Mountain Railway to the third rack rails, climbing to a height of Mont Blanc 2372 m
Alpine Museum .
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