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Parks & nature in Paris

“Majestic park overlooking the Luxembourg Palace. A visit here is most enjoyable at any time of the year. So much to see: the ducks swimming in front of the enormous Medici Fountain, children sending an armada of small boats across the pond, the parade of sculptures of the queens of France, the manicured Palace gardens. Take a seat and enjoy the people-watching! You can also just relax, enjoy a sandwich or read a book (plenty of chairs and benches). To do some jogging this is also a great place! Free entrance.”
876 locals recommend
Botanical Garden
“The botanic gardens, complete with small zoo. The Natural History Museum is housed within these garden.”
431 locals recommend
Botanical Garden
“I used to go and play there when I was a kid, as I grew up in the Quartier Latin. My Dad would also bring me and have me read the name of the different "exotic" trees... One of Paris most taken car of garden. You can have a walk or a rest there, visit the greenhouse or the fantastic "Musée de l'évolution". ”
121 locals recommend
“this small island is very close to le Marais, you can walk to go there and is very cute, with many crepes and ice cream places. It's just a nice walk into the heart of Paris.”
204 locals recommend
Historic Site
“Great hidden Park...there, you can imagine gladiators springing and fighting for their survival: sad remambrance of the violence of the roman empire”
102 locals recommend
“Le derrière de Notre-Dame est tellement plus calme, plus reposant ! passer par ce square ;) ”
2 locals recommend
Harbour / Marina
“take your own drinks, snacks and picnic to enjoy a warm summer evening nearby the Seine River ... with the view on Notre dame with Parisians ...”
9 locals recommend
Auvergne Restaurant
“A quaint restaurant tuck and hidden away from the bustling city. A nice little garden, best place to have a good lunch at a reasonable price”
2 locals recommend
“If you look for a swimming pool during your stay, this is it! Si vous avez envie de faire quelques longueurs durant votre séjour, la piscine Pontoise est parfaite pour cela!”
13 locals recommend
“Epicerie ouverte jusqu'à 4h du matin Convenience store open late (until 4am)”
8 locals recommend
“One of the most beautiful park in the city. designed under Louis de XIV in the 17th century by Le Nôtre who also drawn the Versailles gardens and also the Jardin des Tuileries ”
44 locals recommend
“famous authentic square with its church, and typical french restaurants around. very cosy and friendly area”
9 locals recommend
“Great place for walking, jogging, hanging out and pick nick by the river. Also the Tino Rossi open air museum to see some contemporary modern sculptures by the river, and public dance in the summer. Great bicycle ride from Notre Dame till Bibliotheque and beyond.”
6 locals recommend
“Perfect for a walk and a picnic but also for a tango or salsa class (in the weekend) and in the evening for a drink and improvised concerts. And the view on Paris is stunning!”
5 locals recommend
1 local recommends