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For nature lovers
The Mont St Michel, also known as the 'Wonder of the West ", is originally a big center of pilgrimage. Today, it is a special place in harmony between nature and man.
Dominating the bay of Mont St Michel, the abbey boasts several marvels of medieval architecture. All the rooms elated to monastic life are stacked above one another around the top of the rock.
Founded, according to legend, after the appearance of the archangel Saint Michael, the monastery grew from the 10th to the 15th century on several floors around the abbey, it stands between sky and sea, crowned with the statue of the archangel. The abbey is on the Unesco Heritage list.
Twice a day the tides of Mont-Saint-Michel bay are invading the Mont St Michel making it an island. The amplitude of these tides is the largest in Europe and is a beautiful show.
The culinary side, you can try many local specialties such as: the traditional omelets, roast lamb, fish from the bay and seafood.
Any free time: Come and visit St Malo, Avranches and take a walk along the north shore of the bay for the Mount in the cross-hairs.
DO NOT MISS
Many unforgettable activities are available to you from leisure to relaxation to fulfill your days pleasantly.
Crossed the Bay
Make a crossing in an authentic ecological and fun place. You will have an explanation of the fauna and flora. Then, stories on the shifting sands and legends to discover the natural and the peculiarities of this fascinating place will be told...
Want to have freedom?
Make a canoeing kayaking trip or mountain biking. The tour in a canoe is the ideal way of locomotion to discover the fauna and flora of the Couesnon and its heritage. Visit the region by riding a bike. You will enjoy all the wonderful views in front of you.
Want to fly?
Flying over the Mont-Saint-Michel bay in a microlight is a unique experience to discover one of the most beautiful scenery in the world. Specialized instructors are with you in the air throughout the year.
DISCOVERING IN THE REGION
Visit the Abbey of Mont St Michel
The Abbey of Mont St Michel is situated in the middle of a bay. After admiring the Abbey church, you can enjoy the beautiful and matchless view over the bay when going down the ramparts path.
The botanical garden of Avranches
Come and discover the botanical heritage with its superb mosaiculture, and its remarkable trees. You can also see one of the great treasures of the garden: a unique view of the Bay of Mont-Saint-Michel
Want some thrills?
Tides at Mont-Saint-Michel back "at the speed of a galloping horse."
Try the experiment with professional?s guides who will make you live the story of Mont-Saint-Michel and its bay with horses. Great experience for all riders !
Contact : M. LE RIAGE Michel LOISON Guide équestre agrée ATE.
Tel : 06 80 55 76 30
Address : Rue du Haut Moncel, Genêts