Here are the insider tips on how to plan for a most amazing ski holiday
6. Don't miss Courmayeur Italy
Truly, the skiing at Courmayeur is BRILLIANT!. There's a free ski bus that leaves from the train station and you're there in 20 minutes traveling via the Mont Blanc Tunnel.
7. Book excursions as soon as you get there
8. Chamonix is ideal for ski holidays and for non-skiers too
It can be difficult planning holidays to suit the different ski abilities of family members.
Fortunately, at Chamonix, the 5 ski regions are enormous and there's more than enough ski terrain to keep the family entertained, challenged and happy.
For non-ski days or for non-skiers in the family, there's lots of activities and sights for everyone to enjoy on their Chamonix holidays.
9. Where to go for high end shopping
There is a good range of high end stores including Chanel along Rue du Docteur Paccard. The Chanel store is located in the building Apartments Les Alpes, which overlooks the main square.
Snell Sports store is directly opposite. There's a huge range of quality stock at this store.
10. Best hamburgers in town
Go to Loco Poco for the best hamburgers in Chamonix! Be sure to tip generously, as the wait-person has to traipse up and down the stairs of this impossibly narrow building.
You'll love your ski holiday Chamonix. It is truly world class; you'll love the classy town of Chamonix Mont Blanc and the charming little villages along the valley.
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