Cathédrale St. Julien

Le Mans
Loire Valley
Attractions and places of interest
Landmarks and Historic Buildings

The Cathédrale St Julien is an incredible structure and, at over 130m long, it is one of the largest cathedrals in France. Built between the 11th and 15th centuries, its architecture covers a diverse range of styles but particularly Gothic and Romanesque with some spectacualr flying buttresses at its eastern end. Enjoy the stunning stained glass in the cathedral, in particular the Ascension window towards the western end of the south aisle which has been dated to the mid-12th century.

Find a holiday

Brittany Ferries holidays include return ferry travel with your car so you can explore at your own pace. What's more, you can pack everything you need to make the most of your time away - from bikes to surfboards and even the family pet.