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Chamonix (officially Chamonix-Mont-Blanc) is a commune in the Haute-Savoie departement in the Rhone-Alpes region of south-eastern France. It is located close to the towering peaks of the Aiguilles Rouges, specifically the Aiguille du Midi. The venue for the first Winter Olympics, in 1924, it is one of France's oldest ski resorts and is dubbed the "gateway to the European Cascades."
A base for virtually every kind of outdoor activity, Chamonix is particularly popular for the more extreme sports like ice climbing, rock climbing, extreme skiing, paragliding, rafting, and canyoning. It is famous for its remarkable cable car up to the Aiguille du Midi (3,842 metres). Combined with a cable car system ascending the Pointe Helbronner (3,462 metres) from Entreves in the Aosta Valley in Italy, it enables travellers to cross the entire Mont Blanc massif by cable car.
Car rental in Chamonix is a great way to explore the entire Alpine region of south-eastern France, whether you are a keen skier or hiker. Chamonix is just 100km from Annecy and 109km from Meribel.