Abbaye du Mont-Saint-Michel, Mont-Saint-Michel
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For stunning medieval architecture that is surprisingly intact and well preserved, visit Abbaye du Mont-Saint-Michel. You'll be amazed by the abbey's staggering architectural marvels dating back to the Roman Empire, as well as the visible time progression of this massive megastructure, which takes you on a journey towards more Gothic styles. The monastery and abbey are at the very top of the town, supplying panoramic views of the entire island and surrounding waters. You can book a guided tour or, if you prefer to wander on your own, pick up an audio guide in English. The welcome center also offers a free printed brochure that makes a great souvenir. By using our Mont-Saint-Michel trip builder, you can arrange your visit to Abbaye du Mont-Saint-Michel and other attractions in Mont-Saint-Michel.
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  • Great new and this silhouette comes into view as the closer in the bath, a world heritage site, far from impressed. As time permits, as well as around the route, should over the outermost walkway (such as walls).
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  • Already at the location, one is impressed. The Abbey sits from afar on the small rocks. Parking for car and car or the visitor centre shuttle buses over the newly built bridge, which replaced the dam, to the rock. Below the compartment, small houses with shops and restaurants form a small village. Already for the visitors of this, as well as the walk on the wall, it takes its time. The Abbey outside we inside is impressive. We had lost something a guide what is proven, is very simple, no signs yet the inner part and is alone on a tour.
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  • We were hesitant to pay the 9th, we have not regretted, it deserves to be seen as architecture is beautiful... However the cashier was very unpleasant.
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