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Saint Michael's Mount

154 locals recommend ·
About this place
Cross the causeway where a legendary giant once walked. Follow in the footsteps of pilgrims or boat hop to an island where modern life meets layers of history. Discover an evocative castle, a sub-tropical garden paradise and a close-knit island community,
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November 14, 2019
The challenge is to find the giants heart on the path up to the Castle...
November 13, 2019
Iconic Castle in the sea - worth a visit, at low tide walk along the causeway and get the boat at high tide.
October 29, 2019
Just a 10 min drive down the A394 Depending on the tides you can walk across or catch the little ferry . Beautiful gardens, views, cafe, gift shop and interesting tours of the castle.
Ian & Tracey
Ian & Tracey
September 29, 2019
A must visit. A unique little Island with its magical castle and beautiful gardens,cut off by the tide twice daily but can be accessed by friendly boatmen for a small charge or you can wait for the tide to ebb and meander across the cobbled causeway, enjoy a tasty meal or just a coffee and cake at…
September 29, 2019
Go on a low tide and you can walk to the castle.

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