- Paris, a city of green: 3000 acres of parks, squares and gardens.
- Medieval gardens and their medicinal plants, the picturesque gardens of the Renaissance, the geometrical precision of the French garden, the enchantment of green spaces in the 18th century and the eclectic spaces of today.
- Chestnut, linden, magnolia, rhododendrons, azaleas, fuchsias.... An abundant flora sparkling with color: inspiration for poets and painters over the centuries.
You could be forgiven for concentrating on the many buildings and breathtaking architecture of Paris, but tucked between these edifices are some of the most captivating examples of elegance and creativity to grace the French capital: its gardens, parks, and other green spaces – symbols of the landscape ingenuity and botanical fantasy of their respective architects.
2-hour classic tour (visit + free time)
Cluny, the Tuileries, Luxembourg, Palais Royal, Buttes-Chaumont, Monceau, la Villette, Bercy.... Choose your garden and explore the botanical universe through the creation and design of Paris’s green spaces. Let your senses blossom during a guided tour combining learning and pleasure.