Things to see and do - Avranches
Avranches Travel guide
Avranches : Michelin's recommendations
Picturesque streets, a viewpoint over the bay from its planted garden, and a chance to admire the exceptional manuscripts of Mont-St-Michel in the Scriptorial are among the reasons to visit Avranches. The town’s history is inextricably linked with that of Mont-St-Michel, which was reputedly founded by St Aubert, an 8C bishop of Avranches.
Tourist attractions Avranches : Things to see and do
F - 50300 Avranches
In 1791, Mont Saint Michel monastery was stripped of its assets. A collection of 4 000 volumes from its library has been amassed at the Scriptorial in Avranches, including 203 manuscripts, some of which date from the 9C and represent the spiritual, i..
6 pl. d'Estouteville F - 50300 Avranches
This centre devoted to the conservation of the manuscripts of Mont-St-Michel is home to several rooms that show the geographical, historical and cultural background related to the documents, the history of the Mount, the manufacture of medieval manus..
Place Patton F - 50300 Avranches
This hotel is located in the heart of Avranches, 750 metres from the Jardin des Plantes and less than a 5-minute drive from motorway A84. It offers free Wi-Fi access. Each guest room at the Hôtel Patton is in a contemporary design and is equipped wi..
83, rue de la Constitution. F - 50300 AVRANCHES
A former 17th century coaching inn in the centre of town, with a typical Normandy-style interior design and a fine collection of antique furniture and copper items. Our bedrooms have a resolutely contemporary feel. Large private car park. Three dinin..
83 rue de la Constitution F - 50300 Avranches
Old stones, beams, coppers and Norman furniture - this place really captures the spirit of the region. Enjoy mopping the sauce from your plate after a traditional meal in the restaurant.