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Fantastic Abbey

Parking was right next door and free. The abbey is free to enter, small but impressive. The gardens... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2018
Holmfirth, United Kingdom
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Lovely walk from Dinan

You can walk to Lehon and back along the Rance. The south bank is the longer walk, from which the... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2018
London, United Kingdom
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Rue de l'Abbaye, 22100 Lehon, France
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Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Parking was right next door and free. The abbey is free to enter, small but impressive. The gardens around it had sculptures in them surrounded by loads of fruit trees. We loved exploring and a great place to have lunch

Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

You can walk to Lehon and back along the Rance. The south bank is the longer walk, from which the river is more visible - go this way and return along the footpath on the north bank. The bridge is about 400m beyond the Lock....More

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Reviewed 1 September 2017

We walked out from Dinan to Lehon along the towpath, crossing the bridge to reach the abbey. The little commune around Lehon abbey is very picturesque; we went into the cafe and had tea and cake. Very nice. The highlight is the Abbey - it's...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 16 August 2017

I recently stayed in Dinan and was trying to find the River Rance, got horribly lost and found this beautiful, idyllic Abbey at Saint Magloic in Lehon. It was the highlight of my holiday, the gardens were beautiful and the surrounding countryside. I would recommend...More

Thank shirleydonlan
Reviewed 21 August 2016

We were passing and stopped off to see this wonderful abbey. Free on site parking and toilets. Its a lovely place to see - very quiet although they do weddings here so may not always be the case. Lovely café around the back which sells...More

Thank Elizabeth H
Reviewed 4 July 2016

This is a quick walk through but a lovely location along the river and interesting, ancient buildings, etc.

Thank Warren E
Reviewed 17 August 2015

The abbey has a self-guided tour. It includes the abbey and abbey gardens. The abbey church is open without a fee. This is a good weather visit. A abbey gardens are a significant part of the attraction. Nice weather to enjoy the gardens is about...More

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 24 July 2015

We only had time for a short visit before going to dinner but the walk to the Abbaye was delightful and the building a very attractive and well worth seeing along with the rest of the old town of Lehon

Thank Ashfield531
Reviewed 18 July 2015

We biked to Lehon after renting bikes on the port in Dinan. The ride to Lehon along the river was stunning, flat, shaded, and quiet. We never saw another biker. The village of Lehon is listed as one of France's most charming, and the abbey...More

Thank ETT1959
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