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A good place for a little walk to the Pointe du Grouin

We parked our car at the available parking, from there there are several walking trails to the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
JW_Dam
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Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Fantastic breathtaking views - to be recommended

Went there in summer 2018 - just off Cancale, Brittany. Absolutely stunning views, cannot be... read more

Reviewed March 2, 2019
EllenMay2013
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Colchester, United Kingdom
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All reviews mont st michel free parking nice place to visit breathtaking views beautiful area short hike lovely walk coast bay paths sea rocks picnic france beauty tides wall
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We parked our car at the available parking, from there there are several walking trails to the Pointe (means Cape) We choose the trail along the water side, there are a few little islands in a row at about 300 meter in the sea. The...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 2, 2019

Went there in summer 2018 - just off Cancale, Brittany. Absolutely stunning views, cannot be recommended highly enough. Got some amazing photos. Definitely for the photographer in you!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank EllenMay2013
Reviewed January 3, 2019

We stopped at the Pointe du Grouin on our way to St Malo and it was well worth the stop. The views are beautiful from all the different points of the Pointe, and depending on the weather you can see the Mont St Michel across...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed October 31, 2018

The Pointe du Grouin is less frequented than some other parts of this coastline. The car park was smaller than many of the others we visited. During a November visit, the landscape was bleak, exposed and beautiful. There is a semaphore, an old signalling post...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Noobab
Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

Thought it’s a more standard walk but there are pathways to go down closer to the water if one dares. A good spot to watch the tidal movement and appreciating the coastline of the bay. Didnot park too near the restaurant at the tip but...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank CBow1es
Reviewed September 9, 2018

We wanted to see this coastal pointe near Mont St Michel while traveling through the area, and it did not disappoint. There is a cute restaurant with terrace to sit and enjoy the view. We also found some of the best ice cream here that...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 5, 2018

A lovely hotel and restaurant near the end of the peninsula. The room was clean and quirky and had a view over the bay with Mont St Michel in the far distance. Great for star gazing as no other building or lights. We had a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jerseygirl6644
Reviewed July 4, 2018

We visited here after going to the Sunday Cancale market- it is only a short ride away and signposted. We took a picnic- take the right hand turn once you come out of the car park which goes down to an open grassy area- no...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Wrinklyone
Reviewed June 29, 2018

It's definitely worth a trip. the view is great and you can see le mont st Michiel from here. Great view of France west coast.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Xiaowen C
Reviewed June 14, 2018

This is a lovely walk along the coastline. It's worth taking an extra layer as the wind can make it cold in the exposed areas. Parking is easy about 15-20 minutes from the 'Point' but you can make the walk as long as you like...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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