10Mont-Saint-Michel and its Bay, France

Located on a rocky islet rises a Gothic-style Benedictine nunnery. It was built between the 11th and 16th centuries in honor of the archangel St Michale.

The Mont-Saint-Michel and the bay were listed as UNESCO World Heritage Sites in 1979. Located 3 hours and 30 minutes from Paris it attracts people from all over the globe. Many cross the bay on foot and discover the bay’s diverse ecosystem.