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During the French Revolution, Mont-St-Michel was converted into a prison, giving it a "dreary dungeon" image.

The village

A well-preserved medieval village is nestled at the bottom of the Mont-St-Michel
geological mount.

Reaching the top

You walk up its steep and narrow cobble-stoned street to reach the monastic compound perched on the mount.

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