From Chamonix (1035 m), soar over the forest to reach the Plan de l’Aiguille (2317 m). Admire the Glacier des Bossons, the Mont-Blanc (4808,72m), the Aiguille Verte, the Drus and the Aiguilles de Chamonix. Then hop in a second cable car, which in just 10 minutes takes you up to an altitude of 12,392 feet, above the seracs, the Pélerins glacier and the hanging glaciers on the north face of the Aiguille du Midi. Experience this extreme altitude.
DAILY INFOS : The Aiguille du Midi cable car is open. The site is open on week ends and public holiday. Timetable from 16th of May until 7th of June 2020 included, opening at 8:10 closing at 16:30. Last descent from the Top at 17:00. The Step into the Void is open. The lift and the summit terrace are open with regulated access (maximum 60 people on the terrace). Panoramic Mont-Blanc gondola is closed (information soon). Dogs are forbidden. You can make a reservation on our website. For other periods, do not hesitate to contact us. Have a nice day.
in l'Aiguille du Midi
The gallery inside the central pillar
Retrospective exhibition of cable car
The highest museum ever built
Admire the rooftop of Europe
Altitude : what effects on the organism ?
NEW The first multidimensional cinema dedicated to the mountains.
Incredible trip above the ice-falls & crevasses !
Children access : Yes (forbidden under 3 years -not recommended under 5 years old)
Elderly access : Yes unless medical advice
Disabled access : (with wheelchair): : YES maximum 2 wheelchairs per lift (except Helbronner). Summital lift available, 1 wheelchair maximum in the “Step into the void®” with accompanying person. Restoration (at the top) : NO
Cable car access : You must have a boarding number to access the cable car during busy periods (for any ticket). Pick it up at the desk or follow the “I have my ticket” green colour. In July & August: order numbers are taken at the entrance to the station.
Toilets : in Chamonix station Plan de l’Aiguille and at the top at the Aiguille
Disabled toilets : Yes at the starting station in Chamonix and at the top at the Aiguille
Parking : The Grépon paid parking
Lockers / cloakroom :No
Reservation : Yes, Click here
Picnic room : No
Animals : No animals
Aiguille du Midi : 100 Place de l'Aiguille du Midi - 74400 Chamonix
2 Cable cars
1 gondola (Panoramic Mont-Blanc)
20 Min. journey
2 747 M of height difference
45 Km/h of the 2nd cable car
2H30 minimum visit time
528 000 Visitors per year
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