Normandy offers some of the most famous and charming sites in France. Deluxe Drivers proposes a private tour Mont St Michel Normandy, combining different attributes of the region.
Your tour will start with the charming town of Granville, ‘the Monaco of the North’, where you will enjoy a short walk along the port or stop at the Dior museum. The road from there to Mont Saint Michel is unique and will offer many sightseeing points on the bay. You will then visit the Unique Unesco site of Mont Saint Michel, considered as the « Wonder of the Western World ». You will finish your tour in St Malo, surrounding by ramparts and by the sea, Discover a wonderful town along its streets full of history.
Included : Knowledgeable English speaking driver or driver/guide and private car service, transport expenses.
Not included : personal expenditures and tips
Departure time recommended : between 8 and 9 am
Your first stop will be at the” Monaco of the North”, which is today a mix of medieval city and fishing village. The impressive old town is perched high above the center on a cliff. The city was walled by the British in the 19th century and it preserves the old remparts, as well as many traces of its military and religious past. Character houses and picturesque hotels of the XVIth to XVIIIth centuries will mark your visit.
Deluxe Drivers will drive you at the feet of Mont Saint Michel considered as the « Wonder of the Western World ». It forms a tower in the heart of an immense bay invaded by the highest tides in Europe. Its history dates back to the 8th century with Rome and Saint Jacques de Compostelle. This great spiritual and intellectual centre was one of the most important places of pilgrimage for the Medieval West. For nearly one thousand years, men, women and children went there by roads called « paths to paradise » hoping for the assurance of eternity. Plenety of shops and many secrets to discover, you will greatly enjoy this private tour Mont St Michel Normandy with your English speaking driver.
Your last stop during this Private tour Mont St Michel will be St Malo. The Saint-Malo’s history dates back to Celtic times corresponding to the old maritime center of the Gallic people, based in the city of Aleth (current district of Saint-Servan). With the discovery of the Americas and the development of trade with India, Saint-Malo takes off and get considerably enriched. The city even proclaimed its independence four years! Saint-Malo is now an important summer tourist center, fishing port and marina.