Mont Saint Michel France is the most popular tourist destination after Paris. Each year, roughly 2.5 million people visit the stunning hilltop abbey which stands just off the Normandy and Brittany coasts in the northwest of France. That number of people comes as no surprise. Every visit treats you to at least 2 stunning views: one of the Abbey itself and the other view is of the Mont Saint Michel Bay. Our Mont Saint Michel Travel Guide will provide you will all of the necessary information you need to plan an organized visit. We’ll share tips on how to get to Mont Saint Michel from Paris and what to do on your Mont Saint Michel tour. Welcome to Mont Saint Michel France!
Mont Saint Michel from Paris
The famous hilltop abbey is located in the region of Normandy. Whether you’re coming from Paris, Bayeux, or Rennes, there are many different ways to get to Mont Saint-Michel. Our complete guides will orient you all about accessing it via public transportation as well as getting there by car. The simplest way to get to Mont Saint-Michel from Paris is to take a direct train to Rennes, which is a lovely French city worth visiting in itself.
Mont Saint Michel Bay
Have you ever seen water from 15 kilometers away rush to the shore and then back? That’s just one of the wonders you can expect when you visit Mont Saint-Michel. While the abbey is the main attraction, there are also a lot of great attractions worth stopping for in the Mont Saint-Michel Bay area. Our Mont Saint Michel Map will also point out the best restaurants, accommodation, and practical tips for your trip!
Mont Saint Michel France travel links and resources
Official Mont Saint Michel Tourism website
Practical information on various ways to access Mont Saint-Michel.
Paris to Mont Saint-Michel day-trip tour