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Things to Do in Rennes, France

Rennes Things to Do

France is by far one of the most sought after tourist attractions in the world! Once you find yourself in Rennes, these are a few things that you will not regret doing.

St. Pierre Cathedral

One of the most talked about historic areas in all of France is definitely worth putting in your trip’s itinerary. The St Pierre Cathedral is an immaculate and iconic area in Rennes that is filled intricate designs. Within this cathedral holds a lot of symbolism that is interesting to learn about. For example, at the Altar you will notice a young pelican in the act of feeding her offspring.

You can also take pictures during your visit (a highly recommended thing that you do). It is advised that you do not try to alter or destroy anything (or act as if you will destroy anything) in the cathedral.

The Greeters Program

When it comes to visiting a new place, it is always great to be welcomed in like family by the locals. At Rennes, they open all tourists to be paired with a local that shows them the details of the area. The Greeters Program helps you become paired with the perfect local by filling out a very basic form for matching purposes.

To get the best of your experience during this trip, it is recommended that you stop by here first.

Street Art

In some places street art can be perceived as distasteful and vandalism. However, in Rennes, the unique and eclectic street art is actually celebrated. From political statements, to personal love stories, and abstract designs, art is in the eye of the beholder. You may connect the story as the artist intended or as you see fit.

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