Tourism around Mont Saint-Michel, one of the most popular tourist destinations in France

The bay extends from Granville to Cancale via Saint-Pair, Carolles, Genêts, etc. Read more to learn about various cultural excursions near Mont Saint-Michel.

Tourism and cultural activities just a few kilometres from Mont Saint-Michel


Surprising excursions await you near Mont Saint-Michel. Discover the Bay Area’s rich cultural and historical heritage, including:

  • the former presbytery of the village of Ardevon (located in the Golden Triangle of the Mont Saint-Michel Bay)
  • the Chapelle Saint-Aubert, a twelfth-century structure in the Mont Saint-Michel Bay Area
  • the Mont Saint-Michel Abbey, a prestigious monument and major site of pilgrimage in the Christian West
  • and the Scriptorial d’Avranches Museum. Come discover the Mont Saint-Michel Bay Area’s secrets

Nature and culture combined: discover the natural and cultural heritage of the bay by crossing it on foot at low tide (accompanied by a guide).
Don’t miss the Christian Dior Museum, the Museum of Modern Art in Granville, or the Hambye Abbey.

Events near Mont Saint-Michel

  • Jazz en Baie (a music festival with concerts held in communities from Granville to Mont Saint-Michel),
  • the Mont Saint-Michel Marathon,
  • Rando Baie,
  • Sorties de Bain (a street art festival in Granville),
  • Nuit des Soudeurs (a festival celebrating metalwork at the Port de Granville),
  • Festival Voiles de Travail (a nautical marine festival at the Port de Granville),
  • Toute la mer sur un plateau (a seafood lovers festival at the Port de Granville).

For more information on tours and excursions around Mont Saint-Michel, check out the Tourist Information Centre.
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