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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
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Rue de Vaugirard, Boulevard St. Michel, Rue Auguste-Comte and Rue Guynemer | I iooll, 75006 Paris, France
+33 1 42 34 20 00
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Reviewed yesterday

It is a great park, where you can walk and see beauty around you. There is even a cafeteria that is very busy. Bring a sandwich if you can. It is worth coming to relax from the traffic and the constant smoke from the European,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank youcanhandlethetruth
Reviewed yesterday

So long as it isn't actually pouring with rain, there is always somewhere nice toast an enjoy these gardens. In the sun by the water, in the shade under the trees, or where you like at a table on the café terrace. A good place...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank youke64
Reviewed yesterday

...this would be such a beautiful resting sight? Flowers were still in bloom! Found a park bench for our bodies and all our bags. We were surrounded by people. There was an opera singer in the background somewhere; we originally thought it was a recording,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank elmettehead
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It’s a park, yet so much more. Watching children and their model boats at the pond was great. A true gem in an urban area.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ray H
Reviewed yesterday

Yes the gardens and the people watching are wonderful here but this is also a great place to get your morning run in!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mark C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great place to escape from the city, relax, picnic, read a book, enjoy the gorgeous flowers beds, let’s kids rent miniature boats to sail on the pond or even play tennis.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank TKA168
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I visited the gardens on two occasions during my last visit to Paris. The grounds are expansive and well maintained. There are a couple of small snack and drink stands as well as public restrooms and a pay-to-play kid’s zone. They also offer small boat...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 2 days ago

It was a very cold day but we decided to go to the Luxemburg garden. We couldn't imagine that after few minuts there the clouds went away and the sun appeared. We took a lot of beautiful photos!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank CristinaOtsuka
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were surprised by the relaxed atmosphere and beautiful surroundings, music played by a small orchestra and reasonable prices for food and drinks.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ahakemul
Reviewed 3 days ago

Take a stroll, find a bench and people watch, have a coffee in an outdoor cafe, live la vie en Parisienne. Luxembourg Gardens is the best. While there don't forget to visit Rodin House and Museum right across the way...

Date of experience: June 2018
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In Saint-Germain-des-Prés, life is effortlessly chic
and all things are beautiful. The main boulevard is
dotted with famed terraced cafés, haut-couture shops,
ivy-covered railings and fine-dining restaurants.
Antique dealers and art galleries surround the fine
art school and small museums hide in unassuming
squares. The neighbourhood’s namesake church is the
oldest in Paris and is the backdrop for talented
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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.
29 July 2018|
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Response from mariechung |
Paris Picnic Their delivery destinations are the Champ de Mars/Eiffel Tower, the Tuileries, and the Luxembourg Gardens Have a nice time!!!
12 June 2018|
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.