Tour du Mont Blanc Trailblazer Guide: 50 Large-Scale Maps & Guides to 12 Towns & Villages including Chamonix, Courmayeur and Argentiere

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Practical, all-in-one guide to walking the Mont Blanc trail with trail maps, where to stay and eat, and public transport information.
All the information you need to enjoy your mountain trail adventure


At 4810m (15,781ft), Mont Blanc is the highest mountain in western Europe, and one of the most famous mountains in the world. The trail (105 miles, 168km) that circumnavigates the massif, passing through France, Italy and Switzerland, is the most popular long distance walk in Europe.


The Trailblazer Tour du Mont Blanc guide Includes:




60 maps - 12 town and village plans and 50 large-scale walking maps - at 1:20,000 - showing route times, gradients, where to stay, interesting features. Walking directions, tricky junctions, places to stay and eat, points of interest and walking times are all written onto the maps themselves in the places to which they apply. With their uncluttered clarity, these are not general-purpose maps but fully-edited maps drawn by walkers for walkers
Itineraries for all walkers - whether walking the 105 mile (168km) route in its entirety, or sampling the highlights on day walks and short breaks
Practical information for all budgets - where to stay (campsites, gites, hostels, B&Bs, lodges and hotels), where to eat, what to see
Comprehensive background information - the Alps, flora and fauna, the history of mountaineering and trekking in the region and the conquest of Mont Blanc in 1786 by Bourrit and Balmat
Full public transport information - for all access points
Climbing Mont Blanc - practical information, guides, the route to the top
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Weight 0.000000
Author Manthorpe, Jim
Availability IP
Department France
Edition 3rd Revised ed
Format Paperback
ISBN 9781912716364
Pages 220
Published 26/07/2023
Publisher Trailblazer Publications
Section French Travel Guides
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