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Priority entrance tickets to Mont Saint-Michel Abbey

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Availability: Everyday
Duration: Flexible
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  • Book today and use your ticket whenever you want
  • Enjoy direct access to the monument
  • UNESCO world heritage site
What to expect

Considered the “Western Marvel”, the Mont Saint-Michel is nestled in the middle of an exceptional site, surrounded by the moving sands and the tides that run in at the speed of a galloping horse. The medieval village built up on the island is crowned by a beautiful fortified Abbey dedicated to Saint Michael the Archangel. The whole site is classified by UNESCO as a world heritage site and it hasn’t changed much since the Middle Ages.

Benedictine monks started building an abbey here in the 10th century. The heroic resistance of the Mount to English attacks during the Hundred Years’ War made it a symbol of French national identity. Monks left the abbey in 1790, and it was listed as a historic monument in 1874. The whole site has been returned to its former glory thanks to on-going restoration work. You will discover the cloister, the gardens and a breathtaking view on the bay.

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What's included
  • Priority entrance ticket
What's not included
  • Guide
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The entrance is free for:

  • Children under 18 (except school group)
  • EU citizens (18-25)
  • Disabled people
  • Unemployed people (proof required)
Where

L'Abbaye, 50170 Le Mont-Saint-Michel, France

Meeting point:

Present your ticket at the entrance of Mont Saint Michel Abbaye. Open every day 9.30am - 6.00pm. Last admission 30 minutes before closure. During periods of high tides, access to Mont-Saint-Michel and the abbey will be closed during 1hr in the morning and the evening on the following days:
February 11th and 12th, March 10th to 13th, April 8th to 11th, May 7th, and 8th, August 21st, September 17th to 20th, October 16th to 19th, November 15th to 17th, 2020.

What to remember
  • During periods of high tides, access to Mont-Saint-Michel and the abbey will be closed during 1hr in the morning and the evening on the following days: February 11th and 12th, March 10th to 13th, April 8th to 11th, May 7th and 8th, August 21th, September 17th to 20th, October 16th to 19th, November 15th to 17th, 2020.
  • Free admission on Saturdays and Sundays of the "European Heritage Days" organized on the 3rd weekend of September and on the 1st Sunday of the month (from 1 January to 31 March and from 1 November to 31 December).
  • Tickets are valid until 13th February 2020
  • The ticket gives access to an unguided tour of the monument
  • Cancellation policy: no refund, no exchange
  • Luggages and big items exceeding 55cm*35cm*20cm will not be accepted
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When

Open every day
9.30am - 6.00pm

During periods of high tides, access to Mont-Saint-Michel and the abbey will be closed during 1hr in the morning and the evening on the following days:
February 11th and 12th, March 10th to 13th, April 8th to 11th, May 7th and 8th, August 21th, September 17th to 20th, October 16th to 19th, November 15th to 17th, 2020.

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Monuments Nationaux de France
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Cancellation policy
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