Nantes Brest Canal, Josselin

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Built during the 19th century, Nantes Brest Canal links two cities with a total canal length of 385 km (239 mi) with 238 locks from coast to coast. You can stroll, jog, or cycle alongside the canal on the well-maintained trail. For another view, rent a canoe, kayak, or a power boat to experience the canal directly on the water. Using our online itinerary creator, Josselin attractions like Nantes Brest Canal can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Great access along the towpath for a stroll or bike ride. Wildlife in abundance. A superb leisure resource and well kept secret!  more »
  • All the Nantes Brest Canal is very beautiful and easy to ride by bike, but near Josselin is specially beautiful because of the imponent silouette of the castle. I reccomend without any doubt to do som...  more »
  • To have been always 2 days 113 km very nice bike with all these flowery locks and the passage of lovely towns
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