• Leisure

Le Petit train touristique de Chamonix

Guided tour of the town of Chamonix.
New: the little train is electric since August 3rd 2022.

Leisure Le Petit train touristique de Chamonix Chamonix-Mont-Blanc


Departing from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc (74400)
Animals allowed
Not allowed to be visited

Circuit 1 : Classic visit of the city center :
The little train invites you to a touristic, cultural and relaxing visit... Ideal to discover the city of Chamonix (origin, history, monuments, architecture, sports, activities, panoramas...)
Guided tours in 10 languages: French, English, German, Spanish, Greek, Japanese, Italian, Dutch, Chinese, Portuguese.
Stops: Place Balmat (in front of the post office), Aiguille du Midi cable car, Montenvers station.

Circuit 2 : Night visit - Village des Bois et des Praz.
Every Tuesday and Thursday evening in July and August, make an appointment with the history of the valley.
The little train leaves its tracks and offers you an escapade out of the center of Chamonix, to make you discover the plain of Praz and its villages having kept the charm of the past! (habitat, activities, legends, culture, nature...).
A guide will accompany you to learn all about the history of Chamonix!
A short photo stop at sunset is proposed at the Praz chapel.
Meeting point at 7pm downtown, place Balmat, in front of the post office.
Duration about 1 hour
Commentary in French only
Maximum 60 places.
Price : 10 € - Reservation required on ticketweb.fr

Rent the little train !
For a wedding, a congress, a company party, and for all other requests.
Contact us, we will answer you as soon as possible.


Adult: 8 €
Child : 6 €
Group adults: 7 €
Group children : 5 €.

Free entry for children < 4 years.
Child entry valid for 4 - 12 years.
Group rate available for > 20 people.

Tickets for sale in the train or at the Chamonix tourist office.


Animals allowed
Languages spoken : German, English, Spanish, French, Italian, Dutch, Russian, Chinese, Portuguese, Greek
Languages visits : German, English, Spanish, French, Italian, Dutch, Chinese, Portuguese, Japanese, Greek

Period of practice

From 05/09 to 30/09/2022
Opening hours on Wednesday and Friday between 1.45 pm and 6.15 pm. On Saturday and Sunday between 10 am and 6.15 pm.
Last departure at 6.15pm.

From 22/10 to 06/11/2022
Opening hours on Saturday and Sunday between 10 am and 6.15 pm.
Last departure at 6.15pm.

  • Pets welcome
  • Car park
  • Coach parking


place Balmat 74400 Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Departing from : Chamonix-Mont-Blanc (74400)
Latitude : 45.923099 - Longitude : 6.869604
Information update on 06/09/2022 by Office de Tourisme de la Vallée de Chamonix-Mont-Blanc