France Mont Saint-Michel from the Barrage

4 images 2 contributors Shoot freely

Hanaa Turkistani

About this spot
Mont-Saint-Michel is a tidal island in Normandy, approximately one kilometer off the country's northwestern coast, at the mouth of the Couesnon River near Avranches. Mont Saint-Michel welcomes approximately 2.5 million guests a year and for photographers it is one of the most iconic shooting locations in the world.

Join PhotoHound to learn how, where and when to capture amazing photos here

  • Know the best times, seasons & shooting conditions
  • Detailed directions - maps, co-ordinates and directions
  • Know how to get there - where to park or how to reach there using public transport
  • Browse inspirational photos and learn how they were taken - see the EXIF details
  • Bookmark your favourite spots for future reference
  • Know exactly when to shoot for beautiful photographs - sunrise, sunset, blue hour and astrophotography
  • Detailed, 7-day weather forecast at this location
  • Share your images with like-minded travel photographers
Essential Information

Web links


Hanaa Turkistani

Spot contributor 3 images