Printer-friendly version

Current Size: 100%

Mont Saint-Michel

Mont St Michel

93 km from the Grand Domaine Bagnoles de l'Orne


At the border of Brittany and Normandy, the Mont Saint-Michel is a granite island dominated by a medieval abbey. It was one of the first sites listed by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site and is one of teh most instantly recognisable sites in France.


It overlooks a wide bay famous for its tides - "faster than a galloping horse" - and quicksand.


More information on the  Mont Saint-Michel website

  • Français
  • English
  • Deutsch