The wonder of the West ...
The Mont-Saint-Michel owes to its original setting and its fine architecture its ranking as one of the major monuments for visitors in France. Around a kilometre in circumference, this rocky islet rises to a height of 80 metres and is linked to the Bay by a bridge.
The abbay, a monument of internationale reputation is one of the main attractions in the Mont-Saint-Michel visit. It offers the visitor a glorious view over the bay.
The flood tide is a wonderful sight, registering the biggest tides in Europe.
UNESCO has classed the Mont Saint-Michel as a world heritage in 1979.