• Hiking

Discovering the Mer de Glace and the atypical Refuge Caillet

Come and discover the heights of Chamonix on a 13km hike with 850m of ascent! A sensational panoramic view awaits you at the top. Teenagers aged 14 and over are welcome, under parental supervision. You must be a good walker

Hiking Discovering the Mer de Glace and the atypical Refuge Caillet Combloux


Combloux (74920)
Average length : 8h
Animals not allowed
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From Chamonix, head for the Mer de Glace, where we'll take you on an exceptional panoramic tour of the emblematic Mer de Glace, the vertiginous peaks of the Mont Blanc Massif and the high points of mountaineering.

If the ascent goes well, we may have time to make the round trip to the ice cave to admire the various sculptures there.

On the way down, we can enjoy a well-deserved break and discover the atypical Refuge Caillet, where the wardens, renowned for their wood-fired tarts and local drinks, will be delighted to welcome us!


One price: 58 €
Fee: 290 €.

Lunch at the Caillet refuge, booked by the guide. Children's meal from 10 euros, adult meal from 20 euros (excluding drinks), please allow for cash.

Number of participants : 4 pers. Min. - 6 pers. Max.
Methods of payment accepted : Bank/credit card, Check, Travellers Cheque, Cash, Online payment


Animals not allowed
Languages spoken : French
Languages of documentation : French

Bring a rucksack, cap, sunglasses, sun cream and hiking boots.
You can bring 2 extra people if you have a car.


From 16/07 to 30/07/2024, every Tuesday between 8.30 am and 5 pm.

Subject to favorable weather.

Average length : 8h

  • Accompanied
  • Equipment hire



Parvis de l'Office de Tourisme 49, chemin des Passerands 74920 Combloux
Start near : Combloux (74920)
Information update on 26/04/2024 by Office de Tourisme de Combloux