Mont Saint Michel

A visit to the abbey Mont Saint Michel

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Mont Saint Michel is sometimes known as one of France’s most captivating sights. The castle-like abbey with its abbey church is located on top of a mount on the peninsula Mont-Tombe in the middle of the Atlantic waters. As the tide floods the natural bridge that connects the abbey with the mainland, Mont-Tombe becomes an island.