Argentiere, 1252 meters high, part of Chamonix Mont Blanc, is known for the ski resort of Les Grands Montets and for off-piste freeride skiing on the Argentiere glacier and as well as Chamonix Zermatt Haute Route ski touring starting point.
From December to May, Argentière is an idyllic destination for those looking for an exceptional experience of winter alpine sports. The village is just as popular in summer time for lovers of hiking, rock and ice climbing and an ideal base for any sport in the Alps.
Located between Chamonix and Vallorcine, Argentiere was already renowned for mountaineering long before the village was establish as an alpine and downhill skiing and snowboarding base. This traditional mountain village provides amenities all accessible on foot for a perfect stay in the mountains.
Any contemplationist tourist can find needed serenity to enjoy the natural beauty of year round snow on mountain summits.