Access via the 'Maringote' horse-drawn carriage: « la Maringote »
Gaze out on the surrounding view
Opt for an original method of transport: the 'Maringote'*. Departure from the shuttle hub, right near the parking area.
This horse-drawn carriage is the perfect way to discover Mont-Saint-Michel in the same way as pilgrims did in the olden days...Lulled by the gentle clip-clop of hooves, enjoy the ride and indulge in the majestic views of Mont-Saint-Michel.
Caution ! Please note, animals are not allowed in the shuttles, with the exception of guide dogs, assistance animals for people with special needs and small dogs who are permitted on the shuttles provided that they are carried in an approved animal containers, that is suitable for cats and small dogs.
Also note that pets are not allowed in the abbey, national monument, at the top of the village.
You can also walk to Mont-Saint-Michel, along the causeway and the bridge, and walk through the village streets. Your animals must be kept on a lead. If you needed, a kennel service is offered. Please contact the Tourist Information Center for more information.
For the trips there and back, our 'Maringote' uses the new access pathway to Mont-Saint-Michel. One way takes about 25 minutes.
Please ask at the Tourist Information Centre when you arrive to find out about times, and for any other information you may require.
Our 'Maringote' can carry up to 24 people, and can be privatised for your special events (birthday, wedding, special occasion, etc. for 158 euros inc-tax** per single trip).
*Except in extreme peak periods and/or poor weather conditions. The 'Maringote' may exceptionally not run.
**Inc-tax prices are applicable from the 1st January, 2016