Glacier des Bossons, Chamonix

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With the lowest reach of any glacier in Europe, Glacier des Bossons can be seen flowing between trees. Take the Les Bossons chairlift for a full view of the glacier from above, or view it from various outlooks across Chamonix Valley. Planning Chamonix trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.
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  • My spouse and myself went walk of Chamonix to the 3rd top view. And frankly it's just beautiful.
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  • A must see. Magnificent panorama. What beauty despite the warming of the planet. Hurry you to admire it.
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  • left feet from Chamonix, nice walk to the Bossons, then chairlift to the top, Super, super well laid out and very interesting course throughout, to do! bus back...
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  • Great place, friendly staff, good food, fantastic views and lots of walks if you are up for it. Away from the crowds of Chamonix in the height of summer.
  • The coffee at the top has no many choices plus bad service.
  • Lovely place full of colors, flowers on the outdoor patio and umbrellas, where you can enjoy a spectacular panorama. Staff pleasant and helpful. a girl mentioned to speak also Italian. What a miracle! 😁
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  • Stunning views on the glacier. View on the aiguille du Midi. Terrace fleurie and animated. Regional products. Impeccable home. A must when you're in the corner! Rental of interactive tablets on the history of the glacier.
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  • The staff was welcoming and very nice. Well, we ate with great views of the glacier Bossons and the Chamonix Valley. The terrace is flowery and animated and the exhibition on the history of the glacier is very interesting.
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Chamonix and its villages offer accommodations ranging from basic and cheap, to luxurious and extremely expensive. For easy access to the best ski facilities in the area, book your rooms at one of the resort's luxury hotels. Staying in Chamonix itself allows you to explore a range of restaurants, bars, shops, and clubs, while quiet village lodges provide more privacy, as well as access to smaller and less crowded ski areas. Out-of-town B&Bs also provide a quick link to the nearby resorts in Italy and Switzerland.
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