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We parked near the cemetery at the foot of the hill in the large free car park but you can drive up... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2018
rufus220
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London, United Kingdom
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Nice way to spend a hour

The view from here of beautiful mont st Michel is visible in the distance and st Malo, there is a... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2018
louisehI9623YQ
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Folkestone, United Kingdom
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Mont Dol - the rock outcrop that the village surrounds with a viewing tower at the top.
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Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

We parked near the cemetery at the foot of the hill in the large free car park but you can drive up and hope there is space in the small car at the top. The walk up is short but steep. Great place for a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank rufus220
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

The view from here of beautiful mont st Michel is visible in the distance and st Malo, there is a small chapel at the top of the mint, a small restaurant, park for children and a tower to climb to the top of.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank louisehI9623YQ
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Free parking at base of the hill allows a short walk to the tower, the mill, which has a small restaurant, further parking and a pond. Seems a popular place to picnic. We saw lizards and a grass snake. There is also a restaurant at...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank nicmx5
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

We stayed in Mont-Dol for a couple of days and discovered a very nice path up the hill leading to an old wind mill and a chapel with an impressive view point. It’s worth taking the pedestrian path with the warning sign which says that...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 14 December 2017

While driving past we saw this rock standing tall in an area that was really flat. On investigation we found a lovely little village with a climb up to a chapel. We were lazy and drove up to the top where there is a free...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Peter G
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Walk up if you will - drive up to the small car park if you prefer - but whatever, get to the top. Great views and great story about the Devil & St Michael (memo. St Michael's Mount along the coast) fighting over ownership of...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank john11hartley
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Terry and I headed to the top of Mont Dol (There's a narrow road from the center of the village to the small park at the summit of Mont Dol). We were not disappointed when we got there. The view over the bay is absolutely...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Chod_L
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

But still a great way to start the day. We stopped here for our first stop in Brittany. The tower is easy to climb and tge view is great - or would have been after the mist had cleared! 1783.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Albywon
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Worth a detour for outstanding views across the reclaimed marshlands from the summit of the Mont. Small but adequate car park at the top. Worthwhile climbing to the top of the tower upon which is situated a statue of the Virgin Mary via a narrow...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Barrie and Deir... T
Reviewed 15 June 2016

This was the second time we'd visited but the weather wasn't kind to us and we didn't get much of a view. You could just about make out the triangular Mont St Michel in the distance.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank HazelK
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