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Mont-Saint-Michel: Abbey Audio-Guided Tour

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38 reviews

Activity provider: VoiceMap

Mont-Saint-Michel: Abbey Audio-Guided Tour

Activity provider: VoiceMap

From US$ 4.99 per person

Explore the UNESCO World Heritage Listed Mont-Saint-Michel Abbey at your own pace with a guided tour on your phone. Discover tales of knights and pilgrims within the castle and stare out to sea.

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Duration 1 hour
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Audio guide included
French, English

Experience

Highlights
  • Run your hands along the stone walls and feel the ancient history of the abbey
  • Be blown away by the breathtaking views of Mont-Saint-Michel on the horizon
  • Explore this UNESCO World Heritage-listed religious site at your own pace
  • Hear about the lives of the resident monks and tales of knights and pilgrims
  • Discover mysterious dungeons behind hidden doors and winding staircases
Full description

Listen to a guided tour on your phone as you stroll through the UNESCO World Heritage site of Mont-Saint-Michel Abbey. Immerse yourself in this religious site that was constructed over centuries. Find sloping stairways behind hidden doors as you uncover its past through content on the app.

Make your way to the fairytale castle with a scenic walk across the bay as the outline of Mont-Saint-Michel Abbey grows on the horizon. Buy a ticket to the abbey and start your audio tour on your phone. Travel back in time to when monks lived within these walls and lived according to their scriptures.

Enjoy picturesque ocean views from the towers of the castle. Follow the audio guide up and down winding staircases and through secret doors into long halls. Uncover dark dungeons from the Middle Ages. Immerse yourself in stories of holy knights and pious pilgrims.

Includes
  • Smartphone tour in English or French
  • VoiceMap app
  • Entry fees

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Participants

Date

Meeting point

Please install the VoiceMap mobile app and use the code provided on your confirmation ticket before you leave for the Abbey. This is a self-guided audio tour, so there is no guide to meet for this activity. When you enter Mont Saint-Michel, please walk past the second gate and after the Mere Poulard restaurant take the steps immediately on your right. Then, as you get to the battlements, turn left and keep walking straight until you see the steps leading to the Abbey. If you have already purchased your ticket online, please enter the Abbey and pass the first gate, where your tickets will be checked. Then start the audio. If you haven't bought your tickets yet, turn right as you enter the Abbey, buy your tickets, show them for entry, then start the audio.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Headphones
  • Charged Smartphone

Know before you go

  • This activity does not include entry to the Abbey
  • The tour uses a mobile app, so you will need to download the app and then use the voucher code provided to download the tour
  • This tour is only available in English and French at this time
  • Please check opening times and entry fees for the Abbey before planning your tour. You can listen to the audio whenever you like using the virtual option at home
Customer reviews

Overall rating

3.5 /5

based on 38 reviews

Review summary

  • Value for money
    3.2/5

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September 23, 2022

September 19, 2022

Buying tickets in advance is necessary because we could pass a long line… very busy in the restaurants but had a relaxed meal along the track: no people, many were already closed!

September 8, 2022

Product ID: 420832