Rennes is in the (35) Ille et Vilaine departement
Map of Rennes in the Ille et Vilaine
Rennes is in the Ille et Vilaine department of the Brittany region.The river Villaine passes through this regional capital city. Only a few wood timbered houses remain in the old part of the city, in 1720 a fire devestated the city burning more than 900 mores. The Cathedrale Saint-Pierre dominates the sky line and there are 7 other churches.
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