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Park on the Edge of the City

One of the spectacular parks developed during the Hausmann era, lots to enjoy here, beautiful... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Thomas V
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Oakland, California
A place of peace and tranquillity

A place of peace and tranquillity, located on the southern border of Paris. Wonderful park, hilly... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Dan K
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The Hague, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 2 days ago

One of the spectacular parks developed during the Hausmann era, lots to enjoy here, beautiful flowers and trees, fountains, peace and quiet. And a cool residential neighborhood around.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A place of peace and tranquillity, located on the southern border of Paris. Wonderful park, hilly, well maintained. There's a big pond with ducks in the middle. We had breakfast here and sat on a bench, while we watched family's play and people go by....More

Thank Dan K
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

Fairly big and well kept park with a large lake that attracts lots of birdlife, including swans. Really nice to have a relaxing walk away from the historic centre and tourists.

1  Thank rayrest
Reviewed 17 April 2018

Very pretty place, great for a visit with our family or kids :). Definitely worth visiting whe visiting Paris.

Thank Małgorzata M
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Not located in the centre of Paris so I only discovered it last summer. Very nice park to spent a few hours walking in, sitting on a bench reading a book by the lake. Only drawback is bike are not allowed.

Thank CuisseDeGrenouilles
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Park Montsouris is a beautiful park situated in the heart of Montparnasse, Paris. It is an ideal place to relax or picnic with your friends and family. The park has ample place for kids to play and also has a nice jogging track. It also...More

1  Thank Kunal6689
Reviewed 28 October 2017

This is a good place for a stroll or to take a packed lunch or picnic and watch theomnipresent joggers. If you're here it's worth heading across to the Cite Universitaire to see Le Corbusier's Swiss Pavillion and Maison du Bresil which are close by.

Thank lonewolf44
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

We visited in early October and there were still flowers in bloom. Walking around the lake was nice and there were some totally amazing trees. There were a lot of walkers and joggers and even a yoga class going on. There is a play ground...More

Thank TACOB0B
Reviewed 25 September 2017

One of the 3 great gardens " à l'anglaise" ( english fashion) conceived in the XIXe century, systematically thought by engineers-gardeners of the Emperor Napoleon III. He admired London Parks, when he was young and exiled with his parents in England, and he wanted, when...More

Thank jeanlaurentmanue2017
Reviewed 15 September 2017

A beautiful, large, well-kept park at the outskirts of Paris. Old trees, flowers, ponds among winding lanes. Easy and free access.

Thank Patrick34238
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Montparnasse
The namesake tower of Montparnasse dominates over the
landscape but the fun part is the throbbing life that
goes on below it. Bright lights, busy cinemas,
brasseries and diners encompass hidden museums and
parks to entertain the masses. Long avenues lead away
from the tower to take you to unsuspecting places and
historical monuments and treasures. In between lie
adorable ivy-covered houses with beams and small
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