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Nature and History

Le Mont St Michel is a 'must see'. Its fine architecture has beckoned visitors for
over a thousand years. The rocky outcrop raises 80 metresand this impressive
monument is one of the major tourist attractions in France. The spring tides are
the most impressive in Europe whilst its nighttime illumination ensures its
presence is constantly visible.

For anglers, Normandy offers excellent freshwater and coarse fishing, the tidal
stretch of the River Couesnon at Pontorson is a picturesque spot.

Market Towns

Local markets are an essential ingredient of French life. Pontorson's popular
Wednesday market fills the main street with regional produce ranging from cider
and Calvados to local cheeses and livestock.

Family Activities

There are plenty of entertainment opportunities in the region, including Pony
Trekking, Mountain Biking and Land yachting. There are also numerous
musicalevents held throughout the year along with theme parks, mazes and
zoos,including zoo-bourbansais.