Admire one of the greatest glaciers in Europe !
The famous Montenvers cog train leaves from Chamonix and takes you to the edge of Mer de Glace in only 20 minutes !
The Montenvers terrace offers a spectacular view over the Drus peaks, Aiguille Verte, the Grandes Jorasses mountain, and many other summits overlooking the glacier. While describing these legendary peaks, a certified hiking guide will give accounts of historical events and tales of our valley. Join him for a trip into the depth of this extraordinary glacier :
the Mer de Glace ice cave needs to be dug out and shaped every year.
The receding action of the Mer de Glace reminds us of the reality of global warming.
It is a perfect place to exchange views and discuss the necessity of low environment impact economy.