Things to see and do - Josselin
Josselin Travel guide
Josselin : Michelin's recommendations
This is inland Brittany, where mystery and attraction mingle on the frontier between Gallic and Breton country. This small town stands in a picturesque location: the Rohan family castle is reflected in the River Oust, and on a steep hillside old slate-roofed houses cluster around the venerable basilica of Notre Dame du Roncier. A series of illustrious owners have held Josselin: the constable of Clisson in the 14C, then the Rohans in the 17C.
Tourist attractions Josselin : Things to see and do
Place de la Congrégation
On the west side of this fortress, its four towers and their machicolations, its windows and its skylights tower over the walls, once part of the palace built in 16C by Jean II. Today, only the foundations remain of the original walls of the château ..
The name of this basilica comes from a tradition of the year 800. A peasant, whilst cutting the brambles in his field, discovered a statue of the Virgin, this is why it is called Our Lady of the Bramble. The church jubilee was formerly called «jubile..
1, Rue Du Général De Gaulle F - 56120 Josselin
Situated on the banks of the River Oust, facing Rohan Castle, Hotel-Restaurant du Château offers charming accommodation and free Wi-Fi. Guestrooms are equipped with a modern en suite bathroom, satellite TV, a telephone and a work desk. The restaura..