Must-see attractions in Mont St-Michel

  • Le Mont Saint-Michel tidal island in beautiful twilight at dusk, Normandy, France

    Abbaye du Mont St-Michel

    Mont St-Michel

    Mont St-Michel's one main street, the Grande Rue, leads up the slope – past souvenir shops, eateries and a forest of elbows – to the star attraction of a…

  • La Merveille

    Mont St-Michel

    The buildings on the northern side of the Mont are known as ‘The Marvel’. The famous cloître (cloister) is surrounded by a double row of delicately carved…

  • Église Abbatiale

    Mont St-Michel

    Built on the rocky tip of the mountain cone, the transept rests on solid rock, while the nave, choir and transept arms are supported by the rooms below…

  • Moulin de Moidrey

    Mont St-Michel

    Situated up on a hill, this old working windmill dates to the early 19th century and is quite a picture on the way to Mont St-Michel. You can buy flour,…

  • Brittany American Cemetery & Memorial

    Mont St-Michel

    Almost 5000 Americans who died during the Normandy and Brittany campaigns of 1944 are buried or memorialised at the Brittany American Cemetery & Memorial,…

  • Barrage du Mont St-Michel

    Mont St-Michel

    Stop by the dam’s observation platform before you cross the bridge to the islet, from where you can see the workings of the dam over the River Couësnon…