Place des Lices

Attractions and places of interest
Food and Drink

Place des Lices, once the home of jousting tournaments, is today home to Rennes' famous Saturday morning market, one of the largest in France.

In medieval times this square was the home of jousting tournaments in the city of Rennes. Bordered by beautiful half-timber houses from the Middle Ages, today it is home to Rennes' famous Saturday morning market.

With over 300 producers sellling their wares from all over Brittany, you'll find much on offer to taste and savour. From local Cocou de Rennes chickens to shellfish from the coastal towns, and fruity cider to regional salted butter, you are sure to find your mouth watering as you browse the many stalls.

Nearby attractions

Places to visit nearby

Rennes in Brittany is a vibrant capital city of impressive architecture, excellent shopping and wonderful gastronomic delights.

Fougères in Brittany is a charming town that is home to the Château de Fougères, the largest medieval fortress in Europe.

Dinan in Brittany is a charming riverside town, full of medieval history, with a 13th century castle and ramparts that encircle this well-preserved sanctuary where time has stood still.

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