Chamonix is widely regarded as one of Europe’s most famous ski resorts and is highly regarded as a top ski destination across the globe. Located in the Haute-Savoie region of France, Chamonix is perched beneath Aiguilles de Chamonix mountain range and overshadowed by the towering Mont Blanc. Chamonix's reputation as a top resort is largely due to its steeped history in winter sports. Ever since it played host to the 1924 Winter Olympics, Chamonix earned and continuously maintained its image as one of Europe’s extreme sports capitals.
How much is a ski pass in Chamonix?
Types of Ski Pass in Chamonix
There are two types of ski passes available in Chamonix ski resort, which are categorised solely on the basis of access granted over the ski area. The Chamonix Le Pass ski pass is the cheaper option which covers the three major Chamonix ski areas in the Chamonix Valley. The Mont Blanc Unlimited ski pass offers full access to the Chamonix Valley as well as the areas beyond it. If you were visiting the area for at least a week, and intend to spend considerable time on the slopes, the Mont Blanc Unlimited pass is highly recommended as it gives you more than enough terrain to explore.
The family discount applies to families comprising of 2 adults between 21 and 74 and up to 5 children between the ages of 5 to 14 years. The family discount can be applied to both the Chamonix Le Pass and the Mont Blanc Unlimited pass. Proof of age will be required.
Beginner Ski Pass Discount
Chamonix has specifically designated areas for beginners and cautious intermediates. It is located at the foot of the Chamonix valley and is easily accessible from the centre. There are also beginner areas in Les Houches which are accessible via the Prarion gondola.
Veterans ( Seniors) Discount
Visiting skiers to Chamonix aged 80 years old and over may benefit from discounts on their senior ski passes. Proof of age will be required at purchase.
Children under the age of 5 get a free ski pass can ski for free at Chamonix. Proof of age for the children will need to be presented at the time of purchase.
PRE-BOOK FRENCH SKI PASSES
Pre-booking your ski passes with Erna Low is easy - either choose the option online while you're booking your accommodation or call us on 020 75842841 if you've already booking your accommodation and we'll gladly add it to your ski holiday package.