Outdoor Activities in Rennes

Outdoor activities in Rennes are a mix of adventure sports and some laid-back vibes amidst scenic beauty. Rennes comes with an ideal terrain and atmosphere to spend active holidays and make plenty of unforgettable memories. So, explore the wilderness of Rennes and spend some time in the lap of nature with these exciting outdoor activities Rennes has to offer. From the most adventurous experiences to the most popular ones, the following list combines it all to make sure you do not miss these unique experiences while planning a trip to Rennes.

From sunrise to sunset, let's discover the best spots for outdoor activities in Rennes:

  1. #1 of 78 Outdoors Activities in Rennes
    - Used in 561 itineraries
    Parc Du Thabor

    Tags: Park

    Address: Place Saint-Melaine, 35000 Rennes, France

    Timings: 07:30 am - 08:30 pm Details

    This is one of the best garden parks you’ll ever see. Built into Rennes’ highest hill, it’s not very large – only about ten hectares – but even so, it has a great wealth ...Read more

  2. #2 of 78 Outdoors Activities in Rennes
    - Used in 516 itineraries
    Parlement De Bretagne

    Tags: Ancient Ruin, Historical Site

    Address: Place du Parlement de Bretagne 35000 Rennes France

    Timings: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    This was the court of Justice during France’s old regime. Today, you’ll only find the last building of the parliament still standing; it houses the court of justice. The interior dé...Read more

  3. #3 of 78 Outdoors Activities in Rennes
    - Used in 539 itineraries
    Centre Historique De Rennes

    Tags: Ancient Ruin, Historical Site, Market, Heritage Building

    Address: Rue Pont Aux Foulons - Rue Leperdit, 35000 Rennes, France

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    In 1720, a fire raged through Rennes and burnt most of the old city down. There are still some of the really old buildings around though. You’ll find random groups of half-timbered houses around...Read more

  4. #4 of 78 Outdoors Activities in Rennes
    - Used in 213 itineraries
    Brain

    Tags: Entertainment, Games

    Address: 13 Rue Pierre le Baud, 35000 Rennes, France

    Timings: 02:00 pm - 11:00 pm Details

    Escaping dungeons remains a past time lost to history (or confined to video games). But you can experience just a bit of the same thrill in this terrific puzzle room challenge. Don’t be afraid o...Read more

  5. #5 of 78 Outdoors Activities in Rennes
    - Used in 480 itineraries
    Cathedrale Saint-pierre De Rennes

    Tags: Religious Site, Cathedral

    Address: 35000 Rennes, France

    Timings: 09:30 am - 06:00 pm Details

    This lovely neo-classical 19th century Roman Catholic Cathedral is the seat of the Archbishop of Rennes. It’s not the first building on the site – the first cathedral here was built in the...Read more

  6. #6 of 78 Outdoors Activities in Rennes
    - Used in 290 itineraries
    Musee Des Beaux-arts

    Tags: Art Museum, Museum

    Address: 20 Quai Emile Zola, 35000 Rennes, France

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Outside of Paris, this is one of France’s most important fine arts museums. It has a brilliant collection of prints, paintings and drawings. The paintings are mostly between the 14th and 20th ce...Read more

  7. #7 of 78 Outdoors Activities in Rennes
    - Used in 409 itineraries
    Parc Des Gayeulles

    Tags: Park

    Address: Rue du Professeur Maurice Audin, 35700 Rennes, France

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Rennes’ largest park is mostly forested fields and five lakes. It is a pleasant enough outdoorsy place – fitness trails, tree climbing equipment, sports courts (tennis, squash, soccer, rug...Read more

  8. #8 of 78 Outdoors Activities in Rennes
    - Used in 382 itineraries
    La Roche-aux-fees

    Tags: Outdoors, Geological Formation, Ancient Ruin, Historical Site

    Address: 35150 Essé, France

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Rennes may not have the same megalithic richness that central and western Brittany are renowned for, but this Dolmen holds it own reputation. It is basically a 20 metre long passage of purple-hued sto...Read more

  9. #9 of 78 Outdoors Activities in Rennes
    - Used in 319 itineraries
    Spa Aquatonic

    Tags: Leisure, Spa

    Address: Centre d’affaire Alphasis, 35760 Saint-Grégoire, France

    Timings: 08:30 am - 09:00 pm Details

    There’s three parts to this – the Aquatonic, the Spa and the Fitness. The centre is arranged in the form of various logical and natural ‘course’ packages. Water exercises, saun...Read more

  10. #10 of 78 Outdoors Activities in Rennes
    - Used in 113 itineraries
    Ecomusee Du Pays De Rennes

    Tags: Museum

    Address: Route de Châtillon-sur-Seiche, 35200 Rennes, France

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    This farm is one of the oldest in Brittany–it was founded about seven centuries ago! Its museum, traces the development of Rennes, especially it’s rural surroundings, from the 12th century...Read more

  11. #11 of 78 Outdoors Activities in Rennes
    - Used in 282 itineraries
    Musee De Bretagne

    Tags: History Museum

    Address: 10 Cours des Alliés, 35000 Rennes, France

    Timings: 12:00 pm - 07:00 pm Details

    This history and ethnography museum was begun in 1794, when confiscations and spoils from the Revolution were moved from place to place, in search for a permanent home. Today, it’s 200,000 objec...Read more

  12. #12 of 78 Outdoors Activities in Rennes
    - Used in 76 itineraries
    Marche Des Lices

    Tags: Market, Street Market, Street Food

    Address: 3 Place du Bas Lices, 35000 Rennes, France

    Timings: 08:00 am - 02:00 pm Details

    1483, that was the first time this market was held. It has changed forms many times since then, and its current form was established in 1965. Farmers, florists and artisans all descend here on Saturda...Read more

  13. #13 of 78 Outdoors Activities in Rennes
    - Used in 382 itineraries
    Place De La Mairie

    Tags: Outdoors, Food And Drinks, Cafe, Restaurant

    Address: Place de la Mairie, Rennes

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The mayor of Rennes refers to both – the city hall building and the elected officials who work there. It’s enough to see the building from the outside. What you’ll really love here s...Read more

  14. #14 of 78 Outdoors Activities in Rennes
    - Used in 82 itineraries
    Jardins Rocambole

    Tags: Outdoors, Garden, Park, Tourist Center

    Address: La Lande to Pitois, 35150 Corps-Nuds, France

    Timings: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    About 20km south east of Rennes, this small but highly unusual ecological park mixes science and botany. It’s mostly for kids. There’s a herb garden, solar greenhouse dome, water circuits,...Read more

  15. #15 of 78 Outdoors Activities in Rennes
    - Used in 181 itineraries
    Espace Des Sciences

    Tags: Planetarium , Tourist Center

    Address: 10 Cours des Alliés, 35000 Rennes, France

    Timings: 12:00 pm - 07:00 pm Details

    This is one of the three locations of Espace des Sciences – the others are in St. Malo and Morlaix. There are four main exhibitis: The Living Earth – 300 square metres on biodiversity. Me...Read more