Private tour

From Rennes: Mont-Saint-Michel Private Full-Day Tour

Activity provider: igor rosen

From Rennes: Mont-Saint-Michel Private Full-Day Tour

Activity provider: igor rosen

From US$ 737.35 per group up to 6

Enjoy a full-day tour of Mont-St-Michel and St Malo from Rennes. Take the hassle out of your trip and learn about the history and architecture of both places with a licensed guide.

About this activity

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Duration 10 hours
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Skip the line through a separate entrance
Live tour guide
English, French, Italian, Spanish, Polish
Audio guide included
Pickup included
You driver/guide will be wearing a black Normandy Tour cap. He will be at your hotel 15 minutes before pickup time.
Private group


  • Enjoy a private tour of Mont-Saint-Michel from Rennes
  • Take a guided tour the abbey, the village, and the bay
  • Enjoy local specialties at the best restaurant on the island
  • Learn the fascinating history of the walled city of Saint Malo
Full description

Drive along the Emerald Coast to Mont-Saint-Michel with a local guide who will share stories of the monks, abbots, pilgrims, and pirates that called this place home. Enjoy the tranquility of this abbey on the sea and take in the views from its high windows.

The day starts at 9:00 AM with pickup from your accommodation in Rennes. As you drive along one of the most charming roads in France, your guide will tell you all about the history and well-kept secrets of this site.

At approximately 10:00 AM, arrive at Mont-Saint-Michel and enjoy a guided tour of the abbey, the church, and the surrounding village. After working up a hunger, sit down for some local specialties at the best restaurant on the island. Don't forget to try the Mère Poulard Omelette and salted grass lamb.

Next, drive to Cancale, a little village nestled in a bay. Learn the history of this town, which is the home to the "Belon of Cancale" and the best place in France to harvest oysters. See how these creatures are raised and even taste them. Alternatively, visit Pointe du Grouin, a lovely spot for bird watchers and landscape enthusiasts.

The last stop of the day is Saint Malo, the famous walled city with a long history of piracy. Stories from long ago come to life as you explore this popular tourist destination with your guide. After a full day of touring, the adventure ends at approximately 7:00 PM in Rennes.

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • All entrance fees
  • Water and light snacks in the van
  • Headsets, if needed
  • PA audio system to hear the guide in the van (loudspeakers connected to the audio system)
  • Digital resources provided during the drive to get some content about the places visited throughout the day
  • Lunch
  • Drinks
  • Souvenirs
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with mobility impairments

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Know before you go

  • Guest should be able to walk 500 steps up to visit the abbey (no elevator is available)
  • A break is possible every 10 steps and a guide rail is available on the side
  • If guests cannot climb, the guide will adapt the itinerary to get the most out of the visit

Product ID: 396406