August 21: No taxi shutte

No taxi shuttle to the abbey on August 21, because of a cycling race on the N 116.

Informations about the tours of the abbey

Reaching the Abbey

The Abbey is accessible by foot only, a 30-50minute walk from Casteil.
Distance from Casteil: 1600m.
Elevation: around 300m.

Possible to reach the Abbey by 4x4 taxi. Please book: 

- for groups : Taxis Montagne et Transport - 0033/ (0)4 68 30 02 82 or montagne-transport@wanadoo.fr
- for others : Taxis Montagne et Transport - 0033/(0)6 46 36 23 15 (driver) or 0033/ (0)4 68 30 02 82 or montagne-transport@wanadoo.fr  

Shuttle service at Casteil on Thursday from April 20 to July 6 and from September 7 to October 12, 2017. 
Shuttle service on Sunday : April 16, June 4, June 18
Daily shuttle from July 10 to September 1. 

More details about the access to the abbey

     

Conditions and visiting hours

ImportantTranslations for foreign tourists

  • The Abbey is visited by guided tour only. Groups of 15 persons or more must pre-book (at least one week before the visit; see below). It is not necessary to book a tour for individuals.
  • The visits start at the times indicated below and last about 1 hour. Please arrive 15 minutes beforehand to purchase your tickets.
  • The visits are in French. A written translation in 12 languages is available at the shop (Catalonian, English, German, Spanish, Dutch, Italian, Danish, Polish, Russian, Czech, Swedish, Japanese).
  • Please dress respectfully.
  • Animals are not allowed into the Abbey.

CLOSED throughout the month of January and on Mondays from October 1st to May 31st.
Closed on Good Friday.

Visiting hours

February 1 - May 31 and October 1 - December 31
Sunday, Ascension Day, November 1
10am
12:30pm
14pm
15pm
16pm
Monday
Closed
Tuesday
10am
11am
14pm
15pm
16pm
Wednesday
10am
11am
14pm
15pm
16pm
Thursday
10am
11am
14pm
15pm
16pm
Friday
10am
11am
14pm
15pm
16pm
Saturday
10am
11am
14pm
15pm
16pm

June 1 - September 30
Sunday, Ascension Day, August 15
10am
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12:30pm
14pm
15pm
16pm
17pm
Monday
10am
11am
12 noon
14pm
15pm
16pm
17pm
Tuesday
10am
11am
12 noon
14pm
15pm
16pm
17pm
Wednesday
10am
11am
12 noon
14pm
15pm
16pm
17pm
Thursday
10am
11am
12 noon
14pm
15pm
16pm
17pm
Friday
10am
11am
12 noon
14pm
15pm
16pm
17pm
Saturday
10am
11am
12 noon
14pm
15pm
16pm
17pm

Fees

  • Full price: 6 €
  • Tariff Passes Patrimoine 66, groups (over 20 people, pre-booked) and advantage ticket: 5,5 €
  • Discount ticket: 4 € (children 12-18; students; unemployed).
  • Free for children under 12.
School groups :
  • Primary school: 2 €
  • Secondary school: 4 €
  • Free for group leaders
Foreign travellers cheques are not accepted.
Attention: Actually we cannot certify that credit cards will operate.  Please bring along cash.

Services

Shop
For gifts and souvenirs and soft drinks.
Drinks machine serving hot drinks. Food is not available on site. 

Various picnic areas (Barbecues are not permitted.).

Toilets (toilets for disabled persons, baby changing table)

Booking for groups

To pre-book your group, please contact us in writing by email, fax or letter.

Visits are available for groups (20 persons or more) in other languages if pre-booked :
- English, Catalonian, German, Spanish.

N.B: A 4x4 taxi booking does not include the visit.

Tel: + 33 (0)4 68 05 50 03 
Fax: + 33 (0)4 68 05 54 73
Email: groupes@stmartinducanigou.org