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To be visited at low tide only

From St. Malo walls and Le Grand Be seaside, the island were the tomb of this French writer is... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2017
JohnPaul2010
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Dubai
Funny short ride

You just have to wait for a low tide and you can easily follow the route to this island, and pay a... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2016
jplion
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Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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22 May 2017
“To be visited at low tide only”
23 Nov 2016
“Funny short ride”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| Gran-Bé, 35400, Saint-Malo, France
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Reviewed 22 May 2017

From St. Malo walls and Le Grand Be seaside, the island were the tomb of this French writer is located can only be reached at low tide. From the top of the island, the panoramic view is spectacular: we could see La Conchée fort (architecture...More

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Reviewed 23 November 2016

You just have to wait for a low tide and you can easily follow the route to this island, and pay a tribute to the famous Châteaubriand

Thank jplion
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Reviewed 14 November 2016

By rights, this place should have been a gem. Its location is superb - on an island accessible on foot at low tide, with beautiful views of the ocean, neighboring islands and the city of St. Malo. Sadly, the place is neglected, strewn with garbage...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2016

It is a lovely walk from the old town across the beach to the first island where this tomb is located. A circular walk up and round will bring you to the spot. The grave is well maintained but could benefit from an information board...More

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Reviewed 21 September 2016

If the tide is out and you can clamber over the cobble stone path to get to the island, do visit this writer's grave site. He is dearly loved by the town and has been given a perpetual perch from which to enjoy an enviable...More

Thank flaneur40
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Reviewed 25 March 2016

A nice place to go ! Even though there was some wind , I think it aded to the atmosphere, a nice spot , full of romanticism !

Thank Danielle M
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Reviewed 9 October 2015

It's a pleasant promenade across the tidal flats at low tide to reach this respectful monument. Great views and vistas of the whole area. Don't fret as the warn you to depart when the tides start coming back in. Enjoy...

1  Thank David B L
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Reviewed 2 September 2015

Beautiful, windy day, azure waters, low tide, the perfect day to get to the tomb, high above the sea in font of the Ocean, a great spot to rest.

Thank giorgiom60
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