Mont-Saint-Michel Day Trip from Paris

14 hours / from €120

booking required

What's in our tour?

Mont Saint Michel is a tidal rock island crowned by a lofty medieval abbey, set against a dramatic seascape and some of the fastest tides in the world.
It ranks among France’s Top Ten Icons, and was a source of visual inspiration for The Lord of the Rings.

This tour starts in Paris. It includes plenty of time at the site, plus a scenic drive through the Normandy countryside, and a guide to give you the necessary context. It also includes lunch.

You will explore and photograph the island and the abbey, and admire the bay and the sealine. And you might also walk the seashore, or else shop for select souvenirs to take home. Mont Saint Michel will give you lasting memories to cherish

Highlights

  • Day trip (destination A to B)
  • Comprehensive tour by coach
  • Professional guide – informative and friendly as per our selection
  • entrance fees are all included
  • gourmet lunch, with the famous Mont Saint Michel omelet

Where and when?

This is a typical itinerary for this product:

Pass By: Abbaye du Mont-Saint-Michel, Mont-Saint-Michel, Manche, Basse-Normandie, Normandy

Your coach drives you to the island. You take in the view, and the air of the sea welcomes you. You start with lunch (check the itinerary here for more information).

Your guide then leads through the mysterious medieval village up to the top of the mount. Expect incredible views of the bay and the coast of Normandy.

Your guide adds context. She explains the extreme tides that isolate the island. She shows how the island was saved from getting landlocked by silt but a few years ago. She describes the fervor of the medieval pilgrims who visited the Benedictine island. Archangel Michael appeared here and ordered bishop Aubert to build a monastery here.

Pass By: Place des Pyramides, Paris, Ile-de-France

This tour will show you one of the world’s top icons, and the atmosphere of Mont Saint Michel will make a lasting impression on you.

This day-long activity originating in central Paris will transport you to picture-perfect Normandy coast, and a unique UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Pass By: Baie du Mont St Michel, Mont-Saint-Michel, Manche, Basse-Normandie, Normandy

The 4 hours you will spend at mont saint michel will give you ample time to explore the seaside, the medieval village with a population of 46, the shops, the museums and nature, at leisure.

Price

from €120

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Mont Saint Michel day trip from Paris
Mont Saint Michel day trip from Paris Mont Saint Michel day trip from Paris

Starts

2 Rue des Pyramides
Hotel pick-up is offered

Metro station

Metro : Tuileries or Pyramides ( line 1 or 7/14)

Additional information

Booking required
This tour is operated by Paris City Vision