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Mountain Climbing in the French Alps

The French Alps are one of the mountaineering capitals of the world! Find the perfect certified guide for your Mountain Climbing trip in the French Alps with Explore-Share.com: 1000+ guides, 70+ countries and more than 5000 different programs to choose from!

Chamonix, Mont Blanc, Ecrins, and La Meije are all located in the French Alps. Discover the most stunning peaks in this breathtaking mountaineering location on an unforgettable mountain climbing adventure led by one of the certified guides at Explore-Share.com.  Take a pick from our Mountain Climbing selection. The mountains are calling!

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There are many reasons for choosing Mountain Climbing in France

With Mont Blanc, the Massif des Ecrins and La Meije all in the French Alps, this is a top sport to climb some of the world's most emblematic peaks.


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Best time to visit

For mountain climbing, the best months to visit are June to September

How to get there

You can fly to Geneva, Lyon, Grenoble and Chambery, take a train or drive


Average winter temperatures are -2°C in January, and average summer temperatures are 17°C in July

More info about Mountain Climbing in French Alps:

The French Alps are located in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in the north and Provence-Alpes-Cote d’Azur region in the south. They are home to some of the most emblematic peaks in the Alps including Mont Blanc and La Meije. The most important towns in the French Alps are  Grenoble , Chamonix , Annecy , Chambéry , Evian-les-Bains and Albertville, all which boast great access. Mountain climbing is a top activity in the region, especially during the summer months, and a great way to discover some of the most stunning sights of the Alps

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