Wednesday, June 10, 2020

Discover Mont Blanc - the roof of Europe

Discover Mont Blanc - the roof of Europe

If you are one of the enthusiasts of adventure sports, definitely do not miss Mont Blanc when you come to France. This is considered the highest mountain and was dubbed the "roof of Europe".
France is one of the cheap and very popular European tours today. France is one of the countries that attract the most foreign tourists to travel in the world. This place is famous for many attractive tourist destinations. One of the things that you definitely must not ignore is Mont Blanc - a very attractive destination for mountaineering enthusiasts.

Discover the summit of Mont Blanc - the roof of Europe

Mont Blanc mountain in the town of Chamonix is more than 600 km from Paris . This capital was dubbed the "capital" of mountaineers.
The name Mont Blanc in French or Monte Bianco in Italian also means white mountains. The reason this mountain is so named is because it is covered with snow all year round. Mont Blanc is a mountain in the Alps with temperatures that can drop to - 40 degrees Celsius at the top of the mountain.
Mont Blanc peak in the Mont Blanc range, located on the border between the Haute Savoie province of France and the Aoste valley of Italy. To be able to explore this peak, you absolutely can go to either location in Chamonix in France or Courmayeur in Italy. 
Mont Blanc is as high as 4,808 meters. Excluding the Caucasus region, Mont Blanc is considered the highest peak in Europe. Mont Blanc is considered the roof of Europe. However, Mont Blanc has a feature and is also considered one of the interesting points of France that the altitude of this mountain can be changed under annual climate change. Mont Blanc peak was also moved 70 cm to the northwest due to the change of the earth's crust.

Impressive figures for Mount Mont Blanc

The first person to discover and set foot on the summit of Mount Mont Blanc was on August 8, 1786 by Jacques Balmat and Michel Gabriel Paccard. These two climbers are honored by the country when they cast a bronze statue located in Chamonix - France. 

Bronze statues Jacques Balmat and Michel Gabriel Paccard

The bronze statue with the image of a person pointing out towards Mont Blanc as a guide for first-time visitors!
And later there are millions of visitors who have come here and thousands of climbing enthusiasts want to conquer the highest mountain in Europe, the youngest is only 10 years old. The average time to climb Mont Blanc is 10 to 12 hours, but 5 hours is the fastest time for a record-holder to climb Mont Blanc.
Perhaps so, more and more people want to come here and conquer the mountain considered to be the roof of this European. Every year, it welcomes more than 20,000 domestic and foreign visitors.

What does coming to Mont Blanc mountain play?

Tourism in France is growing strongly, and the people living around Mont Blanc have also developed tourism here. They develop a variety of activities, building tourist facilities to serve visitors to Mont Blanc . This is a very attractive place with lots of exciting adventure games such as adventure skiing, ice climbing, paragliding and many other exciting activities. 

Mont Blanc mountain climbing challenge

Conquering Mount Mont Blanc is one of the goals and challenges that many climbers as well as adventurous people set. To be able to conquer this peak, you should prepare yourself with all the necessary tools such as hiking sticks, ice-breaking axes, clincher, thermal clothing, backpacks, mittens, eyeglasses and countless Other appliances at specialized stores in the town of Chamonix conquer Mount Mont Blanc .
You can also experience the famous walking route here starting from Nid d'Aigle Station so you can admire the grandeur and majesty of Mount Mont Blanc . However, you should join this tour with the tour guide to ensure safety. 
A lower altitude option that you can try is walking along the route surrounding the 170-meter-long Mont Blanc mountain , crossing three countries, France, Switzerland and Italy, at an altitude of about 2,700 meters. This walk on average will last from 8 to 12 days so you need to prepare a good health and essential items for the trip is safe and secure!

Experience the cable car from France to Italy

Not only can you experience and conquer Mount Mont Blanc by climbing, but you will also experience one of the most unique forms of transportation here - cable car. The most famous cable car system is the cable system from the Midi peak of France to the Helbronner of Italy. Besides, there is the highest cable car system in the world up to the top of Aiguilla. Visitors can admire the entire majestic view of the second largest glacier in the Alps.
Besides, at the Midi peak of Italy also built many high-class restaurants to serve tourists coming here. You can be at the top of Midi, take your eyes to the distance to admire the whole scenery of Mont Blanc mountain and enjoy the extremely excellent food here.

Skiing at Mont Blanc mountain

Coming to Mont Blanc Mountain, you cannot miss ski sports here. Ski on the famous Vallée Blanche, which runs up to 20 km long. This is considered one of the longest unpaved ski paths in the world. 
If you want to challenge yourself more, you can go to Argentière-Les Grands Montets ski area to conquer the steepest terrain in the region. In addition, you can also go to other ski destinations such as Les Houches ski area, Beginners ski resort, Brévent-Flégère Patrick Nouhailler ski resort, ... to have yourself great experiences. .
After a long journey to conquer the highest peak of Mont Blanc in Europe, you can visit and resort in the cities at the foot of the mountain to relax and experience the interesting things here. And if you are a person who loves new and exciting things, is not afraid to take risks, you should wait and come to Mont Blanc mountain to discover!

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