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Itinerary | Tour du Mont Blanc - The top of Western Europe on foot

Tour du Mont Blanc (TMB) is the abbreviation of Tour du Mont Blanc, which is known as one of the world's top ten classic hiking routes, and was once rated as one of the world's 20 Dream Trail by National Geographic Magazine, with a total length of 170 kilometers, and an elevation rise and fall of 10,000 meters.

The low altitude of the Alps, however, can form permanent glaciers and perennial snow, in the avoidance of altitude sickness at the same time, enjoy the snowy mountains, glaciers, plateaus, meadows, and enjoy the culture of alpine hiking and the flavors of European countries and food.


Tour du Mont Blanc

环勃朗峰徒步



Mont Blanc


Mont Blanc (Mont Blanc) means white mountain, the main peak is 4810 high, is the highest peak in the Alps, is located in France's Haute-Savoie province and Italy's Valle d'Aosta border, its mountain range is continuous, across the French, Swiss and Italian borders. The world-famous luxury brand Montblanc is named after it.



The Alpine region is also the birthplace of modern outdoor sports, and because of its natural and geographical resources, outdoor sports such as rock climbing, hiking, mountain biking, cross-country skiing, paragliding and skiing have flourished here.



Maybe when you hear about the Tour du Mont Blanc hike you shy away, thinking you can't do it and are afraid of the pain and fatigue.

The traditional city sightseeing card travel is very hot in China, outdoor hiking is really something new and afraid to touch for most people. But are you always satisfied with traveling just to take pictures of tourists and post them to your friends?



Good traveling is about adding to life and experience, not just subtracting from your wallet.

Deny yourself first, then you will never reach the upside of life.

On the way of hiking in Mont Blanc, with the rise and fall of the altitude, the weather scenery changes a lot, every day in Mont Blanc is unknown, full of different beauty, and everyone's feelings are different, and it is this mysterious unknown force that attracts outdoor sports enthusiasts from all over the world to come here.



When you muster up the courage to think outside the box and make your way to Mont Blanc, you'll see snow-capped glaciers in a row:











You will see alpine lakes as pure as jade:













You will see alpine lakes as pure as jade:













You'll also stumble upon elves who live in the mountains:











The Tour du Mont Blanc trek through France, Switzerland and Italy offers you the opportunity to experience the small towns and gastronomy of each country, in addition to the stunning natural landscapes along the way.




Chamonix 

法国鲜花小镇 - 霞木尼



Our trek around Mont Blanc begins and ends in the small town of Chamonix, nestled in a narrow valley at the foot of Mont Blanc, the birthplace of outdoor sports in Europe and a paradise for outdoor enthusiasts.



In Chamonix you can also take the cable car up to the Aiguille du Midi (South Needle) at 3,824 meters, which has a 360-degree viewpoint over the Alps.



Kasumiga is also the starting point for the world's leading cross-country race, the UTMB Tour du Mont Blanc, which brings runners from all over the world to participate in this event every summer.


Of course, the food in Chamonix is not to be missed either!

Wine and French cuisine at the Alpine View Restaurant and Chamonix's local specialty, raclett, are guaranteed to keep you coming back for more.





Courmayeur

意大利高山小镇 - 库马约尔



An Italian town not to be missed on the way around Mont Blanc, Courmayeur is located southeast of Mont Blanc, the highest mountain in the Alps, and is the closest town in Italy to Mont Blanc.



Since the seventeenth century, Cumayo has been popular for hiking and spa tourism, and the town has four sulphur springs. In the middle of the nineteenth century, the kings of Italy often stayed in Courmayeur.


The Alpine Museum in Courmayeur brings together the history and culture of mountaineering in the Alps.



If you're a fan of Italian food, you can feast on authentic pasta and pizza in Courmayeur.





Suisse

瑞士



All the way forward to Switzerland, a large expanse of green into the eyes, passing through the Swiss characteristics of the alpine pastures, the breeze gently caress the green grass, heard the sound of cow bells.



After a day of hiking, enjoy a traditional Swiss cheese fondue, where the creamy flavors of natural, pastured cheeses will take your tastebuds to the top of the heap.





You'll find it hard to take that first step after the Tour du Mont Blanc hike, but the rewards afterwards will surely make you want to return with your family, children or partner, and the hardest first step of all will be the courage to make up your mind to sign up.


Tour du Mont Blanc

Different versions of the Tour du Mont Blanc trekking route


We have specially customized various versions of the Tour du Mont Blanc for different groups of people, from kids to teenagers to middle-aged, from mountaineering novices to veteran outdoor players, whether you like to experience an alpine chalet or a cozy hotel, you'll be able to find the Tour du Blanc path that suits you.


Tour du Mont Blanc - Classic

Duration: 9 days 8 nights

Accommodation: comfortable hotels/specialty B&Bs/alpine chalets

Hiking difficulty: ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️

Suitable for people: the hiking intensity is moderate, is the first choice of many outdoor enthusiasts



Tour du Mont Blanc - Low Intensity Hotel Edition

Duration of trip: 8 days and 7 nights

Accommodation: comfortable hotels

Hiking difficulty: ⭐️ ⭐️

Suitable for people: Selected highlights of the road, hiking difficulty is low, suitable for outdoor enthusiasts who emphasize on comfortable experience.



Tour du Mont Blanc - Leisurely Family Edition

Duration: 9 days 8 nights

Accommodation: comfortable hotels/specialty B&Bs

Hiking difficulty: ⭐️ ⭐️

Suitable for people: low intensity hiking, on the way to set up a variety of parent-child interactive games, suitable for families with children to hiking


Tour du Mont Blanc - Youth Camp Edition

Duration: 8 days and 7 nights

Accommodation: Specialty lodges/tented campsites

Hiking difficulty: ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️

Suitable for people: Summer camp trekking specially designed for teenagers, with cooking and camp building courses, suitable for teenagers with some self-care ability.



Tour du Mont Blanc - Trail Running Edition

Duration of trip: 8 days and 7 nights

Accommodation: Specialty lodges/alpine huts

Hiking difficulty: ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️

Suitable for people: UTMB first experience, set up mountain cross-country training course, bring you to experience the challenging Tour du Mont Blanc trail running in advance, suitable for very experienced and physical strength of the senior outdoor players.


Hiking Time Period

June: as the mountains enter spring, there are fewer hikers on the trail and more wildlife; snowshoeing above the snow line may be possible;


July and August: the road is relatively good, the weather starts to stabilize and there are more trekkers. July is the flowering season, local guides will be equipped with plants and other explanations; August is the height of summer, some of the mountain wild fruits are ripe;


September: pleasant weather, trees entering the fall landscape, golden-red mountains perfect for photographers.





Note: The itinerary of this route may be adjusted based on actual weather and other irresistible factors; all contents are subject to the actual booking situation.


In order to improve your Icelandic hiking experience, it is recommended to do physical training three months before the trip; jogging 5-10 kilometers, three times a week or riding, increase cardiorespiratory fitness, better enjoy the beautiful scenery of nature in the outdoor sports.



On the trail around Mont Blanc, you will meet hikers from all over the world, you will see faces of different colors, smiles of different faces, hear greetings in various languages, the same thing is that everyone has the same goal in mind.

Mont Blanc is like a book that brings the world together, waiting for you to savor and read.



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