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Steep stairs

After the Grand rue, next step is to climb the stairs heading for the abbey entrance. It is... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
Torger B
Copenhagen, Denmark

At the end of the main street, it the beginning of the Grand degree (the large external stairway... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2018
Murrieta, California
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May 29, 2018
“Steep stairs”
Apr 22, 2018
“350 STEPS”
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Reviewed 30 April 2015

The Grand Degré is the staircase to the Abbey. There are 350 steps that brings you to one of the most beautiful views. For the physically challenged, there is no elevator. This is a must! Enjoy!

3  Thank SylvieFrancois444
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Reviewed 15 September 2015
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Reviewed 12 August 2018

This must be one of the most impressive workouts ever. All the steps are occupied by tour groups and students who give up on the challenge for a rest. The rewards of the Abbey await so the trial has to be taken and beaten.

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 29 May 2018

After the Grand rue, next step is to climb the stairs heading for the abbey entrance. It is exciting to approach the top, but particularly on the way down again, handrails would be very useful. The same is the case for the stairs to the...More

Thank Torger B
Reviewed 23 April 2018

At the end of the main street, it the beginning of the Grand degree (the large external stairway) The stairway takes you upwards to the Abbey. Take your time; look around at the views and the defensive towers of the Abbey. If you found this...More

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Reviewed 23 December 2017

If you will reach the top, the Abbey you will pass here on this historical sites, the Grand Degre; you feel you in an ancient castle with spectacular renovations; a perfect reflection on the past, 200 years ago; very nice views.

Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

A walk through history and respect for those who worked on it - the willing and the unwilling! This is the challenging climb up to the Abbey - with some amazing views if you look behind you! 1799

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Reviewed 14 May 2016

As you climb to the top of the site / feature you'll pass the Grand Degre. All very impressive historically. Take your time to take it all in.

1  Thank Scott D
Reviewed 28 February 2016

A must climb to see the Abbey. We were here in February so it was cold and rainy. But it also meant there were very few other tourists. So no rush to our climb. Myself, Dad (68) and Niece (10) had no trouble.

Thank tinag6813
Reviewed 9 October 2015

You've made it this far & you only have 300-400 steps to go! But, it's the only way up to the Abbye, so you don't get an alternate plan. Nearly impossible for the handicapped & tres difficult for those w strollers (you'll be picking up...More

Thank David B L
Reviewed 18 August 2015

There are really a lot of stairs to climb in order to reach the abbey and the upper level of Mont-Saint-Michel. It is well worth the effort but it is not suitable for everyone, especially if you must wait for the tickets in the queue...More

1  Thank Borzov
Reviewed 6 June 2015

This is a steep stair case as the entrance to the Mont St Michel. You have to be a good climber to et to the to. At the top look at the view to the left and price the gold statue on the top of...More

1  Thank ETHKino
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