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You get a good view here

This is one of the numerous towers of Mont St Michel, but still worth a visit. Also take some time... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
Torger B
Copenhagen, Denmark
back door entrance

This tower seems to have been the stronghold at the end of the battlements. I walked past... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2018
Nate R
Sycamore, Illinois
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29 May 2018
“You get a good view here”
22 May 2018
“back door entrance”
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Reviewed 29 May 2018

This is one of the numerous towers of Mont St Michel, but still worth a visit. Also take some time to look up the history of it, when and why it was built.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Torger B
Reviewed 23 May 2018

This tower seems to have been the stronghold at the end of the battlements. I walked past initially to find the small chapel around the back of the island. Cool to look at, it also has a ramp that leads down to the water. You...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Nate R
Reviewed 22 April 2018

One of numerous towers on Mont-Saint-Michel, located to the left of the main entrance, it was built in 1524 as part of the defense for the storerooms. It later had a windmill installed and even later still, a beacon to help navigate the Couresnon River....More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank SoCalOregonian
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

It's a nice tower, part of walls surrounding mont saint Michel. Picture perfect, but not much to do apart from taking few photos and going someplace else.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Mr_Nobody_1979
Reviewed 23 October 2016

dear all, just great, every single point of mount saint michel worth a whole day long¡¡, just amazing¡

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank josgosan74
Reviewed 13 May 2016

Well worth the visit and the effort getting to this site. On a clear day the views are excellent, especially when the tide's out.

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank Scott D
Reviewed 14 November 2015

As you stroll the fortified wall there are a series of tours worth exploring. They are best for picturesque seascapes and landscapes beyond.

Date of experience: July 2015
2  Thank Lynn1950
Reviewed 16 October 2015

This is a nice quick pit stop. Nice view of the tide and space around this mount. Apart from that, there is nothing else to do when the ground is mushy. Enjoy the stone masonry. This spot isn't that popular but if you want a...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank cristoph2010
Reviewed 8 October 2015

Everywhere on Mont St. Michel seems to offer very nice photo opportunities. Gabriel is lower down and is thus much more readily reached. Has nice vistas of the sands surrounding the Mont. Enjoy....

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank David B L
Reviewed 18 August 2015

In searching for the best spot during your photo session of Mont-Saint-Michel, don’t forget to look around and admire the impressive work all around you. The effort and determination to build this place is really impressive.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Borzov
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