Private Tour of the Mont Saint Michel, & Cancale from Saint Malo

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Tour Number

Activity Level

237532


Categories

Day Trip / Out of Town, First Time Visitor, Religious Heritage, Shore Excursion

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Children need to be able to walk 1 hour and be supervised by a parent.

Friendly: No.
You must be able to walk 500 steps up if you want to visit the Abbey.

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

Spanish (conversational), Polish (fluent), Italian (conversational), French (fluent), English (fluent)

Explore the secret doors of the " Marvel" with your private guide & experience the best oysters in France


This tour starts from St-Malo or near Mont St Michel.

On the way to Mt St-Michel you'll see the beauty of the Emerald Coast I will tell you all the history of the Mont, its well kept secrets and forbidden stories.

The tour will lead us to visit and explore the Abbey, the Church, the Monastery.

You will learn it all about the Mont, the pilgrims, crusades and French History throughout the centuries.

After a complete tour of the Mont you'll enjoy the world famous omelette of the Mère Poulard.

After the Mont St Michel, I will drive you to Cancale, a lovely little village set in the bay of the Mont, famous for being the best place in France and probably in Europe for oysters . (The famous "Belon of Cancale" ). Besides many tasting you can see how oysters are raised.

Then, if you still have time I will guide you in Saint Malo.

There you'll learn about J. Cartier, R. Surcouf, trade and warship for 3 centuries between France, England and Netherlands.

Back to pick-up place 6-6. 30PM

Itinerary

9AM Saint Malo-Saint Michel

Drive along the Emerald Road

10AM
Mont St Michel

Lunch in the Mont St Michel

3PM
Cancale

Drive along the Emerald Road

4PM Stain Glass Workshop visit near Cancale

6 PM
Return to Saint Malo-Saint Michel

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 9 hours

Traffic, weather and your wish to extend or shorten any stops may affect the tour itinerary and the duration of the tour.

Transportation

You will be driven all the way from Saint Malo to the Mont Saint Michel and back in a 2018 Volkswagen Caddy MAXI VAN with 6 large seats and AC.
A large trunk can easily accomodate any luggages for four people if you are staying in the Mont for the night or nearby.

Would you need a tour for more than 6 people and up to 45 passengers, please feel free to ask me for a "customized tour".

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation
  • Admission Tickets

Other: Transportation and Guiding from Saint Malo to the Mont Saint Michel and on the Mont Saint Michel from your pick-up to drop-off.

- My services as your personal tour guide
- Transportation in a modern A/C vehicle
- Parking tolls

Entrance fees to the Abbey of the Mont Saint Michel.

Oyster tastings in Cancale ( 4pcs per person )

Lights snacks and water at your disposal in the car.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

25 euros - 25 euros - You need around 25 euros per person for Lunch, some drinks and for one or two souvenirs.

Some cash for souvenirs in the Mont Saint Michel.

Some cash for souvenirs in Saint Malo.

Lunch at the Mont Saint Michel will be in the only restaurant facing the bay of the Mont and offering the best food & service on the Mont. ( Service can be quick if needed for the tour )

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Other: Lunch, Drinks, Souvenirs.

A Recent Review of this tour

Igor was professional, thorough, brought quality visual aids, very knowledgeable, comfortable vehicle with microphone so we could hear his commentary while he drove. He was an excellent guide and driver for our party of four. He went above and beyond.
Eileen Beckley

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  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    237532


    Categories

    Day Trip / Out of Town, First Time Visitor, Religious Heritage, Shore Excursion

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes. Children need to be able to walk 1 hour and be supervised by a parent.

    Friendly: No.
    You must be able to walk 500 steps up if you want to visit the Abbey.

    Maximum travelers: 6

    Language(s)

    explanation

    Spanish (conversational), Polish (fluent), Italian (conversational), French (fluent), English (fluent)

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