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VC N°1, 74400, Chamonix-Mont-Blanc

Mer de Glace, the largest glacier in France, is 7 km long and 200 meters deep. It is also a popular ski itinerary and every winter one can see thousands of skiers going down the glacier, running through the famous Vallée Blanche and finishing at the Montenvers station.

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Jena Hovor

Jena Hovor

As a travel expert who specializes in France, I am constantly amazed by the beauty, culture, and diversity of this incredible country. From the vibrant city of Paris to the stunning beaches of the French Riviera, there is something for everyone in France.

As a travel expert who specializes in France, I am constantly amazed by the beauty, culture, and diversity of this incredible country. From the vibrant city of Paris to the stunning beaches of the French Riviera, there is something for everyone in France.

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The Mer de Glace Glacier is a valley glacier located in the French Alps, in the Chamonix valley of the Mont Blanc massif. It is the largest glacier in France and is known for its stunning ice formations and breathtaking views.

The glacier is approximately 7 kilometers long and up to 200 meters deep. It is fed by the confluence of three smaller glaciers and is constantly moving down the valley at a rate of about 90 meters per year.

Visitors can access the Mer de Glace Glacier by taking a scenic train ride from Chamonix to Montenvers, which offers stunning views of the glacier and the surrounding mountains. From there, visitors can take a cable car down to the glacier and explore its ice caves and tunnels.

The glacier is also a popular destination for hiking and mountaineering, with several trails and climbing routes available for experienced hikers and climbers.

However, the Mer de Glace Glacier is also a natural wonder that is impacted by climate change, as it has been receding rapidly in recent years due to rising temperatures. Therefore, it is important to visit the glacier with respect for its natural beauty and fragility, and to take action to protect the environment and reduce our carbon footprint.

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