Flégère gondola and Index lift

in Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Presentation

Facing south and looking onto Mont Blanc, the Flégère area is the departure for classic hikes to magnificent mountain lakes in summer and south-facing skiing with a view over the Mont Blanc mountain range !

Facing due south and looking onto Mont Blanc, the La Flégère site is the departure point for classic grande randonnée major hikes to magnificent mountain lakes !

From Les Praz village, the cable car glides over Chamonix golf course and takes you to the La Flégère site at an altitude of 1,877m. If you want to go higher, a chair lift takes you to the Index, at an altitude of 2,595m.

In summer: hill-walking paths to Lac Blanc, Les Chéserys lakes, etc., from where you can observe the medium-altitude wildlife, since the Brévent - Flégère area is in the large Aiguilles Rouges range, a natural conservation area. Dogs are not allowed, even on a leash.

Starting point altitude
1067m
Rates
Family pass: 96.20 € (Les Praz - Index.)
One way ticket for adult: 25.50 € (Les Praz - Index.)
Round-trip ticket for adult: 31 € (Les Praz - Index.)
One way ticket for a child: 21.70 € (Les Praz - Index.)
Round-trip ticket for a child: 26.40 € (Les Praz - Index.).

Free entry for children < 5 years.

Ticket for Les Praz - Flégère:
Return ticket Adult: €19,50
One way ticket Adult: €15,50
Return ticket Child and senior: €16,60
One way ticket Child and senior: €13,20
Family ticket: €60,50.
Opening dates
From 23/08 to 19/09/2021, daily between 8.30 am and 5 pm.
Last return from Index chairlift at 4.45pm

Closure from September 19 in the evening to November 7, included.

From 08/11 to 21/11/2021, daily between 8.30 am and 5 pm.
Be careful ! Index chairlift closed.

Subject to favorable weather.
Location
Flégère gondola and Index lift
35 rte des Tines
74400 Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Handicap
A cable car runs up to Flégère and allow to access to the Flégère ski area in winter as well as several hiking trails like the one to go to Lac Blanc in summer.
Accessible to people with a wheel chair.
To have access from the car park to the arrival hall, there are two ramps (4% steep) on each side of the main staircase. You’ll find there an adapted space (information and cash desk) for people with reduced mobility. Two adapted toilets (one for men, one for women) close to this hall. From there, access to the embarking space over a lift. A special control box should be installed close to the embarking area at the bottom as well as the arrival of the lift to go down. Access possible to all cabins for people with reduced mobility, but only a few of them are equipped with a fastening point. Be careful, at the top of the cable car, you’ll find in winter the ski area, but no specific space for people with reduced mobility. However, in summer, there is a path for people with reduced mobility to go to the restaurant “L’Adret”.

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