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Brevent Cable Car

29, route Henriette d_Angeville | Mont-Blanc, 74400, Chamonix, France
+33 4 50 53 22 75
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Great alternative to Aiguille du Midi, different perspective

Even though Brevent is always a bit in the shadow of the Aiguille du Midi, it does't fall much... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
amazing and scary

The best view to see the Mont blanc and the aiguilles de Chamonix ! a great place for those who... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Thomas O
Paris, France
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ENJOY THE MOUNTAINS ! With its southern exposure, overlooking the Mont-Blanc Range, the Brévent is the ideal departure point for classic hikings and easy rambles to various mountain lakes (Lac du Brévent, Lac Cornu…)
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29, route Henriette d_Angeville | Mont-Blanc, 74400, Chamonix, France
+33 4 50 53 22 75
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Even though Brevent is always a bit in the shadow of the Aiguille du Midi, it does't fall much behind. The view from this side of the valley is magnificent and very different from the one provided by Midi. It's also where paragliders and wingsuiters...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The best view to see the Mont blanc and the aiguilles de Chamonix ! a great place for those who enjoy mountains and taking pictures. It's completely different from the aiguille du Midi

Thank Thomas O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On a return visit to Chamonix we took the Brevent cable car up the mountain. The views remain as stunning as ever looking back down the valley and across to Mont Blanc. After departing the cable car we made the leisurely 2-hour walk along the...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Struggling with the heat so thought we'd try and it's quite the little gem. Beautiful view all around perfect place for a spot of lunch or a cold glass of local beer. Lots of good walking around.

Thank Gillian C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Le Brevent Cable car starts from a point very near the tourist office, but the small distance from tourist office to the cable car station involves very stiff climb, and could be difficult for elderly people. We tried to find out if the mulet goes...More

Thank sjt49dtt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Almost everyone heads for the Aguille du Midi cable car on arrival in Chamonix - and for good reason, it's amazing. But it's also extremely busy with looong queues, delays for your ascent and a fixed turnaround time from the top. We know - we've...More

13  Thank Arianne1985
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Brevent Cable is definitely a go in summer OR winter as long as the weather is good. Definitely try and go up all the way to the top - take the second cable all the way to the top for fantastic views. This side is...More

Thank Quintin H
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Why, all for the view. The view is amazing. They don't come cheap, We paid a lot for the cable car ride, and we went to the top for a cup of coffee (not so good BTW). But the experience is awesome. My wife and...More

2  Thank Elton W
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Great views from Brevent, good cold beer at the restaurant on the top of the mountain. What else could you want?

1  Thank FrequentTurista
Reviewed 21 April 2017

We went up the to of brevent and it was a spectacular sight. The sun was shining and Sky's were clear and the weather was pretty warm. Drinks were not outrageous in price either. Definitely worth a visit If you are in chamonix.

2  Thank RoamingBeard
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15 May 2017|
Response from MONT BLANC N | Property representative |
Hi, Thanks for contacting us! The Brevent site as well as the Panoramique restaurant are closed and they will be reopening for the summer season on June 10th. The nearest carpark will be at Brévent, please find following... More
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26 February 2017|
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Response from MONT BLANC N | Property representative |
Hello and thank you for your interest in Mont Blanc Natural Resort. The Brevent cables cars are indeed accessible in a wheelchair (1 wheel chair/gondola from Chamonix to Planpraz + 3 wheelchairs/ cable car from... More
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Veronica G
10 October 2016|
Response from Andrew E | Reviewed this property |
Yes.. your ticket price of around €60 includes the cable car up & back !! It is incredible !!! Enjoy 😃✨ Andrew