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These formal gardens, open to only royalty before the French Revolution, now serve as one of Paris's most popular destinations for relaxation.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
As featured in 3 Days in Paris
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Rue de Vaugirard, Boulevard St. Michel, Rue Auguste-Comte and Rue Guynemer | I iooll, 75006 Paris, France
Saint-Germain-des-Prés
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Reviewed yesterday

The most beautiful flowers. Can grab a bite to eat and enjoy sitting on one of the benches and watch kids play with their boats in the ponds. So peaceful.

Thank judybL9246NI
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is one of my favorite places in Paris. Not very crowded nor touristy, and is one of Parisians’ favorite place to chill or read. It is fun to see how locals spend their weekends here. It is free to enter the garden, but palace...More

Thank jz-in-WashingtonDC
Reviewed yesterday

This is a very nice place to eat a picnic lunch on bright sunny day. There are lots of places to sit, as well as, some grassy places to sit.There are ponds and fountains. And in particular there is one large fountain in the center...More

Thank snugharbor2
Reviewed yesterday

This was not a highlight. We had ten days in Paris so no big deal. If you are limited in time skip here and focus on museums. Do not miss Monets house our favorite.

Thank mexart101
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited in September when the weather was sunny and warm. The garden was packed with tourists and locals enjoying the beautiful day.

Thank Tamar L
Reviewed yesterday

There is a chairs in addition to the typical banks. You can take a couple of chairs and sunbathe or read a book quietly

Thank Raquel S
Reviewed 2 days ago

While in Paris, do not miss the opportunity to visit the Luxembourg Palace located in the 6th arrondissement with its adjoining park. This incomparable masterpiece of architecture fascinates with indescribable beauty and grace. It has become not only a favorite destination for tourists, but Parisians...More

Thank Галимуллин A
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We stayed near the Luxembourg Gardens and wished we had spent more time here, but we were typically on bikes during our stay in Paris and bikes are not allowed in the Luxembourg Gardens. We bought crepes at a spot nearby and then sat on...More

Thank Leyla S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Paris in July can be a test of patience, with massive lines to every sight! The Luxembourg Gardens was a wonderful surprise. Lovely lawns and flowers, a bit of quiet away from the hustle and bustle of Paris. Buy a coffee or an iced tea...More

1  Thank Theresgj
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It was a nice garden to visit but unfortunately they no longer allow you to see inside the Château unless you are accompanied by a member of the French senate. There are several small cafes and vendors scattered throughout the park.

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turbobooster13
8 August 2018|
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Response from hamans | Reviewed this property |
It says from 1 thru 15 nov - 08:00 - 17:00 From 15 thru 30 nov — 08:00 - 16:45 Hope that will help you.
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29 July 2018|
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Response from Shelley N | Reviewed this property |
Hi, There is a gourmet shop called Fauchon at 30 Place de la Madeleine and they willl prepare picnic meals ahead of time or you can visit and select your own. I would say that most hotels would also create a picnic lunch... More
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Response from Normski B | Reviewed this property |
There were some crepes stalls and coffee stands. We got sandwiches from a shop just outside. Plenty of chairs and sears inside.
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