From Chamonix, you can take the gondola lift to Plan Praz at 2000m, then the cable car to Le Brévent at 2,525m. Discover the south slope and its great panoramic view of Mont Blanc.
Planpraz is the departure point for great excursions including trips to Lake Cornu, and Grand Balcon Sud. It also has a fine take-off area for paragliding.
From the top of Le Brévent, a footpath goes to Aiguillette des Houches via the Bel-Lachat mountain hut.
Enjoy a moment of peace and contemplation on the fine sunny terraces.
The Plaques du Brévent, facing Mont Blanc, form a pleasant, quiet climbing spot, just 5 minutes walk from the top of the cable car line.
For eating in Plan Praz, "La Bergerie" serves traditional cuisine and snacks. In Le Brévent, the "Le Panoramique" restaurant offers means and a unique panoramic view of Mont Blanc.
Handicap: By the 4x4 track, possible to do the downhill Brévent-Planpraz, with a Cross-country Armchair. You must be accompanied.
Winter 2018-2019: CHAM'GOURMAND: this pass includes a go and return ticket on the Brévent cable-car and a lunch at the restaurant La Bergerie (Planpraz) or at the restaurant Le Panoramic (Brévent). Price: 43,50€. Booking compulsory.
Family pass: 103.90 € (2 adults + 2 children & 3rd, 4th and 5th of the same family are free)
One way ticket for adult: 24.50 €
Round-trip ticket for adult: 33.50 € (Chamonix - Brévent)
One way ticket for a child : 20.80 €
Round-trip ticket for a child : 28.50 € (Same rate for seniors (65+)).
Free entry for children < 5 years.
Child entry valid for 5 - 14 years.
Group rate available for > 20 people.
Rates given for Chamonix - Brévent.
Possibility to buy tickets only for Planpraz.
From 15/12/2018 to 14/04/2019, daily.
Until the 8th of February: from 8.50am to 4.15pm.
From the 9th of February: from 8.50am to 4.45pm.
From 08/06 to 12/07/2019, daily between 8.50 AM and 4.30 PM.
From 13/07 to 25/08/2019, daily between 8.20 AM and 5.30 PM.
From 26/08 to 15/09/2019, daily between 8.50 AM and 4.30 PM.
Subject to favorable weather.
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