Mont Saint Michel private tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

23730


Categories

City, Museums / Culture, Youth and Family

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. It's kids friendly, but especially in High season it can be packed and kids can get lost easly. Also there are places during the tour whrer silence has to be oberved.Otherwise a fascinating place for kids with real medieval towers, castles, city wall and more.

Friendly: No.
ATTENTION! To access the abbey it's around 250 steps up! It's possible for all person walking without too much problems.
The abbey can't be visited by wheel chair as it has no disabled access.

Maximum travelers: 8

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), French (fluent)

Experience the mystery of Mont Saint Michel


Discover France's second most visited site!
The Abbey of Mont Saint Michel, built from the 16th to the 15th century, is a place of legends.
Rising from a rocky island in a hazy expanse of sand and waves, the Abbey symbolizes Man's adaptation to the elements.

ATTENTION!
We will have to park the car or bus on a special parking place and from there walk around 1/3 of a mile to Pick Up a shuttle bus which will bring us over to the Mont Saint Michel.

Still as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Abbey of Mont Saint Michel is a monument for everyone.

Discover with me the history of the Abbey, of Normandy, of the 100 Year War and of one of the birthplaces of the Gothic architecture in the 13 century

Itinerary

We will leave from Bayeux/Caen area for around 2 hours drive, then follow the road to Mont Saint Michel!On the way back we can drive trough some beautiful landscape, depending the time we used at the Mont Saint Michel.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Pick-up at your hotel in Bayeux or Caen area.
Any convenient location in the Caen/Bayeux area
Ouistreham and Caen Ship terminal
Carpiquet Airport

End location: Drop-off at your hotel or a train station, the van is large enough to carry some luggage.
Ouistreham and Caen Ship terminal
Carpiquet Airport

Duration: 9 hours

Transportation

A comfortable mini van with full A/C for each guest and the possibility to load your electronic equipment

What’s Included

-Pick-up and drop-off at your hotel.
-Chauffeur-Guide
-Brand new vehicle
-Highway toll
-Petrol

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50 EUR - Museum entry, lunch, souvenir, per person
IMPORTANT! Many shops in Normandy refuse to accept 500 and 200 euro bills, the best is to use small 50 and 20 euro bills.
Be aware that the souvenirs are very expensive in the Mont Saint Michel.

What’s Extra

-Entrance Fees
For non EU citizen
9€ if over 25 year old, 18 to 25 years 5.50€, free for under 18.
For EU citizen
9€ for over 25 year old, free till 25 years
-Lunch
-Personal expenses

A Recent Review of this tour

Richard was a great guide to Mont St Michele. He was full of information and we greatly enjoyed the day. Couldn't have had a better guide.
Holly Dunn

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