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Mont Saint Michel Abbey : fast-track ticket valid year-long

Activity - Holidays & weekends in Le Mont-Saint-Michel

Mont Saint Michel Abbey : fast-track ticket valid year-long - Activity - Holidays & weekends in Le Mont-Saint-Michel
Culture and education
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Visit the mont-saint-michel abbey, one of the first landmarks to be listed a unesco world heritage site. Discover its history and admire the magnificent view of the bay from the monument !

An important pilgrimage site from the 8th to the 18th century, the abbey is a testament to both the religious and miltary architecture of the medieval period. Its steep rocky nature and the tide that cuts the island off from the continent are natural defenses that medieval architects and builders reinforced by constructing impressive defensive structures and tours.

Today, the site has become a national French symbol. The abbey houses the abbey church, cloister, dining hall, monk passage and the unmissable Merveille gardens. Explore the site at your own pace and discover the rich cultural history of the most famous French island !

Before entering the abbey, take a stroll through the picturesque town and narrow streets. You will be spellbound by the landmark's authenticity ! Once on the Mont-Saint-Michel promenade, admire the magnificent panoramic view of the bay and the world's largest tide.

Rates

Mont Saint Michel Abbey : fast-track ticket valid year-long
10 €

Practical information

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In detail

• Availability : Monday to Sunday (excluding January 1, May 1, December 25 and other exceptional dates)
• Time : from 9/9 : 30am to 6/7pm depending on the period
• Duration : open tour
• please note : on october 2 2017, the mont-saint-michel abbey will close exceptionally at 3 : 30pm (instead of 5pm)
• Last admission 1hr before closing
• An information leaflet will be handed to you at the entrance available in the following languages : French, English, German, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Portuguese, Japanese, Chinese, Russian, Polish and Korean
• due to the large number of stairs within the abbey and mont-saint-michel, this activity is not suitable for persons of reduced mobility
• nocturnal walks of the Abbey are available Monday to Saturday during the summer season (from July 1 to August 31)
• Admission is free to participants under 18 years of age and to eu residents under 26 years of age with valid proof of id
• free admission the 1st sunday of the month between november 1 and august 31

Open Monday to Sunday from 9am to 7pm  (May 2 to August 31) and from 9 : 30am to 6pm (September 1 to April 30)

Establishment policy

BookingRequired
RatesDiscounted rates on a sliding scale
PaymentCredit card
Included in the price
• Fast-track ticket for the Abbey
• An information leaflet to accompany your tour
Not included in the price
• Tips (optional)
• All other extras
Cancellation conditions
This activity cannot be cancelled, modified or refunded.

Places of interest nearby

Mont-Saint-Michel (60 m)
Tourist Office of the Mont-Saint-Michel (100 m)
Rock of Tombelaine (2.7 km)
Beach of the Bec d'Andaine (5.6 km)
Racecourse of the Grèves (5.7 km)
Racecourse of the Anse de Moidrey (5.8 km)
The Mont-Saint-Michel bay (6 km)
Church Notre-Dame (6 km)
Manor of Brion (6.8 km)
Church Saint-Georges (7.9 km)

Events nearby

Last nameDescriptionDateCity
Mont Saint-Michel Marathon
A unique marathon in one of the world's most beautiful sitesMay 2018Le Mont-Saint-Michel
Étonnants Voyageurs
An unmissable gathering for all lovers of literatureMay 2018Saint-Malo (37 km)
La Route du Rock
Independent music festival in an exceptional settingAugust 2018Saint-Malo (38 km)
British Film Festival
An exceptional showcase for British cinemaOctober 2018Dinard (40 km)
Jazz under the Apple Trees
Eclectic jazz festival in NormandyFrom 5 to 12 may 2018Coutances (46 km)

Restaurants nearby

Last nameStyleRateCity
La Mère Poulard
French cuisine61 € Le Mont-Saint-Michel
Relais Saint-Michel
French cuisine71 € Le Mont-Saint-Michel
La Ferme Saint Michel
French cuisine22 € Le Mont-Saint-Michel
Le Relais du Roy
French cuisine36 € Le Mont-Saint-Michel
Manoir de la Roche Torin
French cuisine34 € Courtils (6.2 km)
Les 4 Salines
French cuisine30 € Roz-sur-Couesnon (7.4 km)

Outings nearby

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Crossing of Mont-Saint-Michel Bay
HikeIntermediate3h30Le Mont-Saint-Michel
Beach Bridge to the beach in Le Havre Lupin
HikeEasy2h00Saint-Malo (38 km)
The maritime countryside of Saint-Jacut-de-la-Mer
HikeIntermediate2h20Saint-Jacut-de-la-Mer (50 km)
Saint-Jacut's grand tour
HikeIntermediate6h35Saint-Jacut-de-la-Mer (50 km)
Around Lande Pourrie
Car itineraryEasy4h00Saint-Cyr-du-Bailleul (53 km)
In Chateaubriand's footsteps in Plancoët (grand tour)
HikeIntermediate2h30Plancoët (54 km)

Accommodation nearby

Last nameAccommodation typeRateCity
La Vieille Auberge
Hotel129 € to 162 € per nightLe Mont-Saint-Michel
Le Mouton Blanc
HotelLe Mont-Saint-Michel
Les Terrasses Poulard
Hotel84 € to 632 € per nightLe Mont-Saint-Michel
Hôtel la Croix Blanche
Hotel134 € to 197 € per nightLe Mont-Saint-Michel
Auberge Saint Pierre
Hotel202 € to 288 € per nightLe Mont-Saint-Michel
La Mère Poulard
Hotel91 € to 833 € per nightLe Mont-Saint-Michel
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