Mont St-Michel Pontorson, France

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This small rocky island just off the north coast of France is topped with a fortified Benedictine abbey dating from the 11th century. Accessible only at low tide, it is certainly one of the most atmospheric sites in the country.

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318866
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Coordinates
48.635986° N, 1.511425° W
Phone
02-33-89-80-00

References & Resources

  1. Official Website of Mont St-Michel Official website.

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Mont St-Michel (Pontorson, France)
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April 11, 2015