Expand your horizons with a day trip to medieval Mont St Michel, one of France’s most iconic attractions. This magical UNESCO World Heritage island is a step out of the ordinary with its famous gothic abbey and legendary stories. You’ll arrive after a scenic drive from Paris through the landscapes of Normandy, with a guide to brush up on your history. There’ll be plenty of time to explore the island, admire the bay views and do a little shopping, with a delicious lunch included.
If you love captivating French history and wonderful views, this tour is for you! From central Paris, through the picture-postcard Normandy coast, a long relaxing drive will transport you to a unique UNESCO World Heritage Site - the magical rocky island of Mont St Michel. Your time on the island begins with a delicious lunch (check itinerary for a sample menu*). Refreshed and raring to go, your guide will lead you up narrow paths to the top of the tiny village for incredible Atlantic views, while revealing its fascinating history. Retrace the steps of pilgrims of the Middle Ages to discover the famous Benedictine abbey - legend has it, the Archangel Michael appeared here to the bishop of Avranches. Hear about the extreme tides surrounding the island, giving it a fairytale feel. With around 4 hours at this incredible place in total, you’ll have plenty of time to explore shops, museums and nature at your leisure. *Sample lunch menu at the Relais St-Michel Starter: Traditional omelet Main course: Salmon with rice and vegetables Dessert: Apple pie Drinks: One bottle of cider for six people One bottle of mineral water for six people One tea or coffee There are 3 possible options to select :
7.15AM With a guide and have the Abbaye Ticket and lunch included with a departure from our central located agency
6.30AM With a guide and have the Abbaye Ticket and lunch included with a departure from any hotel or residence inside Paris ( Zip code must start by 75)
7.15AM With a return ticket Only to Mont St Michel at your own pace including Abbaye entrance Ticket with a departure from our central located agency