Guidebook

Lunch with a View of Mont Blanc

Earn your lunch and enjoy the reward at these unique and delicious lunch spots with a view

Description

Lavancher to Chapeau Refuge and Mer de Glace Viewpoint

Lavancher to Chapeau Refuge and Mer de Glace Viewpoint

Chamonix
0 - 1 hrs
1.8 km
332 m
4 m
A short, easy and pleasant walk through the forest to a charming refuge and viewpoint over the Mer de Glace glacier.
Easy
Private
Buvette de la Floria
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Buvette de la Floria

Chamonix
2 - 3 hrs
8.5 km
362 m
366 m
A short and pleasant hike up to a picturesque little mountain hut.
Moderate
Private
Refuge de Moëde d'Anterne to Servoz and train to Chamonix

Refuge de Moëde d'Anterne to Servoz and train to Chamonix

Arve Valley
2 - 3 hrs
10.1 km
51 m
1,229 m
The trail over Col du Brévent and Le Brévent should not be attempted in bad weather, if a storm is forecasted or there is a chance of ice and or snow on the ground. Check the weather conditions locally with the Refuge de Moëde d'Anterne before deciding which route to take. Descend on foot to the hamlet of Servoz from where you can catch a train to Chamonix: https://www.sncf.com/fr
Private
Brévent: Des Houches par Bellachat

Brévent: Des Houches par Bellachat

Chamonix
3 - 4 hrs
8.2 km
1,530 m
34 m
Difficult
Private
Refuge du Charpoua from Montenvers

Refuge du Charpoua from Montenvers

Chamonix
6.7 km
1,163 m
217 m
Ladders. Glaciers. Granite. Wild. An unforgettable journey back in time to a tiny refuge which despite only 8 places is still guarded.
Difficult
Private
Refuge de Loriaz: En boucle par le col du Passet

Refuge de Loriaz: En boucle par le col du Passet

Arve Valley
3 - 4 hrs
11.8 km
903 m
902 m
A varied and classic hike, but still not very popular. Among other things, it offers a breathtaking view of Lake Emosson.
Severe
Private