Private Mont Saint-Michel & Fougères Tour from Paris
We offer in one day, the two most popular attractions, located in Normandy and Brittany. Mont Saint-Michel and Fougeres, and we offer a high-quality product.
This is a 14-hour trip with a live guide that will be with you all the time.
We want to stress that we offer one professional driver and one professional guide as well. Each of them makes with quality his job concentrated on his duties.
This is a guided walking tour through the medieval narrow street of Mont Saint-Michel up to the Benedictine Abbey on the top including Tickets, with Cider tasting. Walking tour through Fougeres city with its famous Medieval castle.
Minivan drives faster than normal bus, so you have got more time for visiting and rest. Minivan is also more comfortable for such trips compared with normal cars. You save up between one and two hours compared with big buses.
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Hotel pickup available
What's included :
- Cider tasting
- Entrance ticket to the Abbey
- All Fees and Taxes
- Bottled water
What's excluded :
- Meals and drinks
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Pass By: Paris, Paris, Ile-de-France
07:30 The Guide will welcome you at Opera Garnier Steps or at the Reception of your hotel depending on the option that you booked.
The trip begins, there are approx. 387 km to drive on a highway from Paris to Mont Saint-Michel. It takes in general around 4 hours. After 200 km it will be a short stop at a rest area.
The Guide will give you general information about French history connected to Normandy, Brittany, specially Fougeres and Mont Saint-Michel.
Stop At: Abbaye du Mont-Saint-Michel, Bp 22 Au sommet du village, 50170 Mont-Saint-Michel France
11:30 - 13:30 Arrival at Mont Saint-Michel and visit of the Benedictine Abbey. Free time to enjoy Mont Saint-Michel, time for Lunch.
After arrival at UNESCO World Heritage Mont Saint-Michel, your guide will bring you up the narrow streets of the medieval village toward the top sharing with you stories and legends. On the top of the Island, you can admire panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean and bay and enter the Benedictine Abbey.
Entrance tickets into the Abbey include audio-guides in English. First settled by man in the year 709 it contains Medieval village & beautiful Abbey fortress dedicated to Saint Michael the Archangel. The construction of the Benedictine Abbey started in the 700’s and continued through the 1200s. The whole island is classified by UNESCO as a world heritage site. It remains practically the same since the Middle Ages as it was the goal of pilgrims from all over the world. Mont Saint Michel remains the most visited site in France.
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Mont-Saint-Michel, Mont-Saint-Michel, Manche, Basse-Normandie, Normandy
13:30 - 15:30 After your visit to the Benedictine Abbey you'll have an Apple Cider Tasting. Normandy is known for its apple production. You will taste some of the famous Cider, Pommeau and Calvados.
Free time to enjoy in Mont Saint-Michel to explore the island’s shops & museums, walk around to admire the beautiful nature at your leisure Time.
Free time for lunch at a local restaurant.
15:30 Departure from Mont Saint Michel to Fougeres (47 km)
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Fougeres, Fougeres, Ille-et-Vilaine, Brittany
16:15 Arrival in Fougeres and Walking tour Fougeres.
In the 11th century, Brittany was a rich and flourishing duchy that needed to be protected. Thus arose the "golden arc" of fortified cities: Chateaubriand, Vitré, Fougeres, Rennes. Fougeres, with its 11th-century fortress, was the main bastion of the Breton defense line.
17:30 Departure to Paris. After the Fougeres visit, the back ride to Paris begins. There are approx. 330 km to drive on a highway. It takes 3,5 to 4 hours. One stop can be made at the rest area upon your wish.
Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes
Stop At: Paris, Paris, Ile-de-France
20:30/21:00 Coming back to Paris. Drop off at your hotel.
Departure Point :10 Place de l'Opéra, 75009 Paris, France
Traveler pickup is offered
Pickup if option booked, is always at the reception desk of your hotel.
Departure Time :7:30 AM
Return Detail :Returns to original departure point
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Infant seats available
- Near public transportation
- Stroller accessible
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Most travelers can participate
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
- Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
- Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
- Regular temperature checks for staff
- Guides required to regularly wash hands
- Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
- Gear/equipment sanitized between use
- Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
- Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.