Highlights of the Tour du Mont Blanc in Comfort

Since The Tour du Mont Blanc was inaugurated as a GR in 1952 it has gained a reputation as one of the world’s classic treks. This route around Mont Blanc through France, Switzerland and Italy explores takes in the very best sections of the Tour du Mont Blanc. Walking in the standard anti-clockwise direction you will cover 6 days of the best walking of the Tour du Mont Blanc, using ski lifts and public transport to skip some sections so that you can spend your time on the very best sections of the Tour du Mont Blanc.

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Darstellung
empfohlene Tour Schwierigkeit mittel
Strecke 11,6 km
Dauer 3:56 h
Aufstieg 288 hm
Abstieg 1.038 hm

Your epic Tour du Mont Blanc adventure is finally underway! Follow the traditional TMB trail along this lower route, which takes you to Les ...

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von Neil Lapping,   Macs Adventure
empfohlene Tour Schwierigkeit mittel
Strecke 11,3 km
Dauer 4:45 h
Aufstieg 680 hm
Abstieg 1.315 hm

***Take alternative route as for summer 2021 the Bionnassay Suspension Bridge is closed*** Your epic Tour du Mont Blanc adventure is finally ...

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von Josiah Skeats,   Macs Adventure
empfohlene Tour Schwierigkeit schwer
Strecke 18,7 km
Dauer 6:59 h
Aufstieg 1.395 hm
Abstieg 993 hm

A gentle start from Les Contamines to the chapel at Notre Dame de la Gorge, where the path turns upwards and climbs to the  Col du Bonhomme  before ...

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von Sarah Smith,   Macs Adventure
empfohlene Tour Schwierigkeit schwer
Strecke 20,7 km
Dauer 7:00 h
Aufstieg 1.615 hm
Abstieg 911 hm

This path is the high route alternative between Les Contamines and Refuge des Mottets crossing over three cols, each slightly higher than the one ...

von Josiah Skeats,   Macs Adventure
empfohlene Tour Schwierigkeit schwer
Strecke 23,6 km
Dauer 8:33 h
Aufstieg 1.169 hm
Abstieg 1.808 hm

The Col de la Seigne (2516m) lies a steep 750m above the Refuge des Mottets and is where you leave France for Italy. Just wait until you see the view!

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von Sarah Stone,   Macs Adventure
empfohlene Tour Schwierigkeit mittel
Strecke 14,2 km
Dauer 5:00 h
Aufstieg 646 hm
Abstieg 850 hm

Just across the Col de la Seigne lies Italy. Today is an easy day compared to the last two; a short climb to the Col is followed by a gentle ...

von Josiah Skeats,   Macs Adventure
Wanderung · Mont Blanc und La Thuile
Arnuva to La Fouly via Grand Col Ferret
empfohlene Tour Schwierigkeit mittel
Strecke 13,9 km
Dauer 5:06 h
Aufstieg 831 hm
Abstieg 995 hm

Your day begins with a bus (25 minutes) from the centre of Courmayeur to Arnuva, in the heart of the beautiful Val Ferret, in the Grandes Jorasses.

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von Sarah Stone,   Macs Adventure
empfohlene Tour Schwierigkeit mittel
Strecke 17,5 km
Dauer 5:42 h
Aufstieg 768 hm
Abstieg 946 hm

This is the easier of the two options from Champex to Trient with a moderate climb to Alp Bovine via Col de la Forclaz and onto Trient.

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von Sarah Smith,   Macs Adventure
empfohlene Tour Schwierigkeit schwer
Strecke 14,9 km
Dauer 6:45 h
Aufstieg 1.199 hm
Abstieg 1.388 hm

This is the physically demanding but spectacular high route option from Champex to Trient , crossing over the Fenêtre d’Arpette (2,665 metres), ...

von Josiah Skeats,   Macs Adventure
empfohlene Tour Schwierigkeit schwer
Strecke 13,5 km
Dauer 5:30 h
Aufstieg 1.117 hm
Abstieg 977 hm

A final col-top border crossing brings you back into France with majestic views along the entire western sweep of the Mont Blanc massif, dropping ...

von Josiah Skeats,   Macs Adventure
empfohlene Tour Schwierigkeit mittel
Strecke 12 km
Dauer 4:42 h
Aufstieg 1.000 hm
Abstieg 858 hm

This alternative route goes to the French border at Col de Balme, before descending to the valley floor and the village of Le Tour where it ...

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von Angus Smith,   Macs Adventure