Osse tourism and travel guide

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Visit Osse: highlights and tourist information

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Osse is situated in the Ille-et-Vilaine department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 18 kilometres from Rennes, the department capital (general information: Osse is 294 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateaugiron at 4 km and Rennes at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Osse, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Osse in Brittany.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Ille-et-Vilaine

Map of places to visit near Osse

Markets in and near Osse

  • Chateaugiron: market Thursday (4km)
  • Chateaubourg: market Friday (7km)
  • Janze: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne: market Saturday (13km)
  • Thorigne-Fouillard: market Sunday (15km)
  • Rennes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (18km)
  • Liffre: market Friday (18km)
  • Vitre: market Monday (19km)
  • Betton: market Sunday (20km)
  • La Guerche-de-Bretagne: market Tuesday (21km)

More information about Osse, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Osse, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Osse.

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (8km)
  • Jardins de Broceliande (31km)
  • Jardins de la Pellerine (41km)
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (43km)
  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (44km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Craon (44km)
  • Parc du château de Caradeuc (45km)
  • Parc et jardin de Clivoy (47km)
  • Jardins du château de la Bourbansais (51km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Chevré (11km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (16km)
  • Forêt de Rennes (17km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (18km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (20km)
  • Étang de la Valière (22km)
  • Étang de Paintourteau (25km)
  • Étang de Haute-Vilaine (27km)
  • Étang de Châtillon-en-Vendelais (28km)
  • Forêt du Pertre (28km)
  • Vallée du Canut (34km)
  • Étangs du canal d'Ille-et-Rance (35km)
  • Source - Couesnon (41km)
  • Forêt de Fougères (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Bedee (39km)
  • Saint-Brice-en-Cogles (40km)
  • Grand-Fougeray (42km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cesson-Sevigne (13km)
  • Chartres-de-Bretagne (19km)
  • Le Rheu (26km)
  • Juvigne (36km)
  • Saint-Juvat (55km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Osse

Canton: Châteaubourg

Arrondissement: Rennes

Department: Ille-et-Vilaine

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 35410

Distance to Osse

from Rennes (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 294 km

from Calais: 401 km

from Nice: 830 km

from Bordeaux: 364 km

from Strasbourg: 682 km

Getting here

Osse is in the north-west of France. Most visitors Most UK visitors arrive by car with the cross-channel ferry port at Saint Malo keeping driving time to a minimum. For driving distances to Osse from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amanlis, Chance, Chateaugiron, Domagne, Domloup, Moulins, Pire-sur-Seiche, Saint-Aubin-du-Pavail and Saint-Didier.

This page in French: Visiter Osse