Route & dates
Rennes— 7 nights
Many tour guides skip Rennes, a "City of Art and History," but that doesn't mean you should.Kids will appreciate attractions like Les Machines de L'ile and Plage Saint-Martin-de-Brehal. Get outdoors at Pointe D'Agon and Plage du Sillon. Get out of town with these interesting Rennes side-trips: Zoo de Champrepus (in Champrepus), Chateau des Ducs de Bretagne (in Nantes) and Mont-Saint-Michel (Maison Jehan Michel & Mont Saint-Michel). There's lots more to do: tee off at Golf de Vire la Dathee, hike along Sport Evasion Mont Saint Michel - Day Tours, admire the sheer force of La Grande Cascade, and cool off at Alligator Bay.
For photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Rennes road trip website.
If you are flying in from Iceland, the closest major aiports are Rennes-Saint-Jacques Airport, Dinard-Pleurtuit-Saint-Malo Airport and Nantes Atlantique Airport. In April, daytime highs in Rennes are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Rennes
Saint-Malo, Mont-Saint-Michel, Nantes, Golf de Vire la Dathee, Plage Saint-Martin-de-Brehal
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