Private Mont Saint-Michel Family Walking Tour

from/per group 310.00
  • Paris
  • 2 hours

brown and gray castle
brown castle on body of water
Mont Saint Michel, Normandy, France
opened red wooden doors
green grass field with trees on the side
people standing beside castle
brown concrete structure



  • Explore the fortified village and learn about its strategic importance for the Bretons and French.
  • Hear stories about how it resisted invasion from the English during the Hundred Years’ War.
  • Enter the medieval village and walk to the abbey while listening to fascinating tales about the island’s past.


  • Embark on an unforgettable journey to the fortified village of Mont Saint-Michel, situated majestically on a towering cliff of pure granite, rising 83 meters high.
  • Immerse yourself in the fascinating history of this enchanting settlement, with its origins dating back to 708 AD, when the legendary Archangel Michael is believed to have made a divine appearance, decreeing the construction of a magnificent monastery atop the rocky pinnacle.
  • Uncover the captivating story behind Mont Saint-Michel as you explore its ancient streets, marvel at its architectural wonders, and contemplate the centuries of spiritual significance that have shaped this extraordinary place.




Meet your guide at the entrance of Mont Saint-Michel. Pass the fortress’s main entrance and wait for your guide at the bottom of the wooden stairs.

You should not enter the museum as you will be escorted by the tour guide.

Please arrive on time as late arrivals are considered a no show.

Important information

  • Wear comfortable shoes and clothing suitable for walking
  • The tour involves climbing stairs and steep paths, so it may not be suitable for those with mobility issues
  • The tour operates rain or shine, so dress accordingly
  • Please arrive at the meeting point at least 15 minutes before the start time to ensure a prompt departure.

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