Activity week in Chamonix

Chamonix offers a great option for a summer activity week - with rafting and canyoning as well as options to get on the bikes alongside some lovely walks, this is a great choice for an introductory activity week or a more testing week for the experienced activity practioner....

Getting here

- we include a channel crossing when booking a chalet or an apartment.

If booking one of the hotels, we include your transfers from Geneva

  • See the full itinerary below
  • Get in touch if we can tailor your itinerary
  • see our other Chamonix activity tours

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Activity week in Chamonix

Overview

This week in Morzine is ideal for those looking to enjoy the Alps in summer - alongside the itinerary described (below), you can also enjoy a wealth of other activities included on your Morzine Multi-pass

Itinerary

  • Day 1: Arrive in resort

Arrive in resort and settle into your chosen accommodation

Get your bearings in town - take the tourist train around the centre, wander around the precinct or see a bit of local history by visiting the museum

  • Day 2:

Today, we head for water - rafting for all the family! Everyone will love the glacial waters of Chamonix and you will love the exhiliration of a great rafting experience.

The session is for beginners and families on the Class II river - approx 45mins navigation.

(want the next level - see the edgy programme or contact us)

  • Day 3:

With your hire bike, cycle along the the river to Le Praz

  • Day 4:

Today, you will meet up with your guide and your bike and have a guided session on the MTB - you will discover some of the best bike trails in the Valley on this cross country experience whilst you cycle through forests and by rivers, getting into the heart of nature.

  • Day 5:

Make use of the Chamonix multi-pass and take the gondola to the top of the Brevent Mountain and walk to the Flegere cable car - these will offer the best views of the Mer de Glace and Mont Blanc

  • Day 6:

Free day – can arrange extra activities if of interest

  • Day 7:

Back to the water today for a session of canyoning - grab a wet suit and you will be abseiling down waterfalls, sliding over water-smoothed rocks, scrambling over boulders, jumping into pools of white water as you work your way down the canyon with qualified guides.

You can be as full on as you like, or you can choose to take an easier route whilst your group jumps!

Bring a towel, enthusiasm and wear your swimming costume - we provide the wetsuits and shoes

  • Day 8:

Morning – time to head home

What's included

Prices include the activity program as described as well as the accommodation you select.

We include a channel crossing as standard when you book an apartment or chalet or return transfers when you book a hotel.

Other services available

  • Prefer transfers from the airport
  • Want to do some additional activities

Extras to consider

  • Travel insurance - do ensure it covers the activities you will be enjoying
  • Flights or other transport arrangements
  • Tax de sejour

Ready to book

If you have any questions or would like to amend the itinerary, do email us

You can book online or email us your dates, preferred accommodation and group size

What we like

  • Excellent introductory tour
  • Can match with accommodation of your choice 

Highlights

  • Chamonix multi-pass
  • Mont Blanc
  • Aiguille du Midi

What's included

Our introductory activity week includes:

  • Your accommodation as selected plus a channel crossing (for apartments and chalets) or transfers (for hotel bookings)

plus the activities:

  • session of rafting
  • session of canyoning
  • 2 day hire of MTB
  • 1 session guided on the bikes
  • multi-pass (3 days)

Other activities available

  • via ferrata
  • airboat
  • hiking
  • climbing
  • parapenting
  • helicopter flights

....not seen what you want - get in touch

Note to the itinerary

The itinerary and the duration of the activities are subject to change due to group abilities and preferences, weather conditions and forecasts, water levels, etc.

Our guides will do their utmost to ensure the best possible experience without compromising safety at any time.

This may mean changing the original itinerary to avoid discomfort or risk which could be caused by exceptional situations.

See other activity programs

  • Edgy programme in Chamonix
  • Multi-activity in the Dolomites
  • Multi-activity in Plitvice

  • Hotel Alpina

    £POA

    (£pp on std occ)

    138 BEDROOMS SLEEP UP TO 3 PEOPLE WIFI IN PUBLIC AREAS PAID PARKING ON SITE WELLNESS AREA

    Situated in the heart of Chamonix, the Hotel Alpina offers a great location and stunning views from the popular 'Le Vista' panoramic restaurant.

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  • Hotel Excelsior Chamonix

    £POA

    (£pp on std occ)

    79 BEDROOMS FREE WIFI COMPLIMENTARY PARKING THE PURE ALTITUDE SPA

    The Excelsior Chamonix Hotel has an enviable location in Chamonix with spectacular views of Mont Blanc and just 1.2 miles from La Flégère ski slopes.

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  • Hotel L'Heliopic

    £POA

    (£pp on std occ)

    102 BEDROOMS BEDROOMS SLEEP UP TO 4 PEOPLE FREE WIFI THROUGHOUT THE HOTEL SPA

    A fantastic new four star hotel set at the foot of the Aigulle du Midi lift, offering a fabulous wellness suite as well as stylish interiors and a wealth of other features.

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  • Residence La Riviere

    £357- £531

    (£pp on std occ)

    APTS FOR 2 - 8 103 APTS WIFI - FEE PAYABLE

    The residence offers 102 apartments of varying sizes and there are supermarkets, shops, bars, restaurants and a bakery all close by....

    Ski holidays: The apartments are offered on a self-catered basis and include a channel crossing per apartment

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  • Residence La Ginabelle

    £378- £672

    (£pp on std occ)

    POOL & GYM GARAGE APTS FOR 2 - 8 WIFI - FEE PAYABLE

    These high quality apartments are located close to the centre of Chamonix and are 300m from the nearest lifts (Planards) and offer a range of excellent facilities including an indoor swimming pool, sauna, steam room and fitness room.

    Ski holidays: The apartments are offered on a self-catered basis and include a channel crossing per apartment

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  • Chalet Eole

    £512- £789

    (£pp on std occ)

    4 BEDROOMS 8 PEOPLE FREE WIFI CAR PARK

    Chalet Eole is well located in Chamonix offering easy access to the resort and close to the Brevent slopes. The chalet sleeps 8.

    The chalet is quoted on a self catered basis for sole occupancy.  We can offer the chalet catered for a supplement - do e-mail us or call us for details.

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  • Hotel Pointe Isabelle

    £590- £937

    (£pp on std occ)

    45 BEDROOMS CAR PARK FREE HIGHSPEED WIFI IN ALL AREAS BEDROOMS CAN SLEEP UP TO 4 PEOPLE

    Set in the heart of Chamonix, the Hotel Pointe Isabelle has a wonderful location and underwent a huge refurbishment program opening it's doors in Summer 2014.

    The hotel is offered on room only with transfers from Geneva - both bed & breakfast and half board can be booked at a supplement

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  • Hotel Le Morgane

    £724- £1066

    (£pp on std occ)

    56 BEDROOMS FREE WIFI THROUGHOUT THE HOTEL WELLNESS CENTRE

    The Hotel Le Morgane is an excellent four star hotel in the heart of Chamonix Sud.

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