Mont Saint-Michel, Mont-Saint-Michel

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Must see · World heritage site · Architectural Building · Religious Site
For stunning medieval architecture that is surprisingly intact and well preserved, visit Mont Saint-Michel. You'll be amazed by the abbey's staggering architectural marvels dating back to the Roman Empire, as well as the visible time progression of this massive megastructure, which takes you on a journey towards more Gothic styles. The monastery and abbey are at the very top of the town, supplying panoramic views of the entire island and surrounding waters. You can book a guided tour or, if you prefer to wander on your own, pick up an audio guide in English. The welcome center also offers a free printed brochure that makes a great souvenir. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Mont Saint-Michel and many more Mont-Saint-Michel attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Mont-Saint-Michel travel route planner.
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  • Beautiful place to spend a couple of days. Very comfortable transportation and accommodation. Historical old town and Abby are the best. Do not forget to visit La Mère Poulard is a restaurant and...  more »
  • This is a must when visiting Le Mont Saint Michel. We were there at opening time and there was no queue yet. We also got the audiotour, which is worth the price (I think it was 3 or 5 euro). It gives....  more »

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