Normandy – Deauville, Le Mont Saint-Michel
Meal(s) Included: Breakfast and Lunch
Accommodations: Royal Barrière
Breakfast and Coach Trip
Fuel up on a satisfying breakfast at the hotel before boarding the coach for a trip to awe-inspiring, unforgettable Mont Saint-Michel.
Le Mont Saint-Michel
As your coach approaches, be awestruck by the silhouette of this formidable island fortress and the looming monastery at its core. Surrounded by a venerable town, this medieval Benedictine abbey was built in honor of the Archangel Michael who, according to medieval legend, will slay the dragon at the Apocalypse. With a local guide, explore rooms such as the ancient scriptorium, ossuary, chapel and crypt. Feel the island's enchantment as you wander down winding cobblestone streets on your own trek through town.
Lunch at La Mère Poulard
Feast on world-famous omelets and other regional favorites at this quaint, historic restaurant that proves why French cuisine is très magnifique!
Cider and Calvados Tasting
Climb aboard the coach for a ride to Les Vergers de Ducy orchard, where you will tour the orchard and cider production areas. After sampling a traditional pudding dish native to Normandy, taste delicious cider and the simmering sweetness of Calvados, an apple brandy.
Deauville and Dinner on Your Own
Return to Deauville, known as the "lady of the French coast," to enjoy its stylish restaurants and bustling nightlife. Explore this upscale resort town before enjoying le dîner. If you need restaurant recommendations, your Adventure Guides can help find the perfect meal for your family.