We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Entre Cours et Jardins - Cite Plantagenet

Le Mans, France
+33 2 43 47 40 30
Save
Review Highlights
Strolling Through Time

Some very interesting old building lie between the narrow alleyways and cobbled streets. There a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
rayraynewby
,
Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
wonderful wander around the old town

W arrived in Le Mans a slightly forgotten town for the UK Tourists with the exception of the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mintmoocher
,
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Read all 605 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good30%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cobbled streets” (25 reviews)
“old town” (96 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
Le Mans, France
CONTACT
+33 2 43 47 40 30
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (605)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 197 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Some very interesting old building lie between the narrow alleyways and cobbled streets. There a few shops and restaurants mingled in amongst the houses. Well worth seeing if you are in the city,

Thank rayraynewby
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

W arrived in Le Mans a slightly forgotten town for the UK Tourists with the exception of the Petrol heads for a spot of lunch and a stretch of the legs. It was well worth it on both counts the old Medieval town is full...More

Thank mintmoocher
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cobbled streets full of history and friendly restaurant/cafes. Good maps provided by the tourist offices. Tams wasy to use to get there.

Thank colv2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely way to discover the beautiful Medieval-Renaissance town of Le Mans with it's Gallo-Roman wall with many towers is by wandering around during the weekend of "Entre Cours et Jardins" in September. This weekend many of the private gardens and courtyards are open to...More

Thank Siobhan L
Reviewed 27 July 2017

When I first set eyes on the historic centre of Le Mans I was amazed- it looked like something designed for a Disney set but it was real, timbered buildings, cobbled streets pretty much as it was when it came into being

Thank Wendy S
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Forget the modern town around and just still through these wonderful streets. Whatever you do, don't forget to walk around the outsides on both sides of the hill to admire the magnificent walls.

1  Thank GCW56
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

This is a must to do while visiting this area. The old city is so charming and lovely, like walking back in time. The cobblestone streets and old, beautiful buildings are very interesting and filled with small shops and restaurants to enjoy.

1  Thank Karen O
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

We had visited the Le Mans museum and decided to go into the town centre for lunch. The town is stunning, a real hidden gem. The architecture is beautiful, cobbled streets and lots of little shops owned by artists there are also plenty of places...More

1  Thank deborah r
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Beautiful area of le mans. There's not a specific sight or area per se. But the whole area is like something out of Beauty and the Beast. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Ryan S
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Wow. We were on our way to dinner in Le Mans Old Town and chose to walk through the old mediaeval streets as the sun was setting. First we parked under the new cinema in the huge square. A great counterpoint in architecture compared to...More

1  Thank Rod H
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
La Baraque a Boeuf
1,405 reviews
.27 km away
L'auberge des 7 plats
1,118 reviews
.27 km away
Le Boeuf Tient le Pave
122 reviews
.22 km away
La Plancha Gourmande
352 reviews
.30 km away
Nearby Attractions
Cathedrale de Saint-Julien de Mans
499 reviews
.15 km away
La Nuit des Chimeres
593 reviews
.16 km away
Arche de la Nature
168 reviews
.52 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Harold A
31 January 2017|
Answer
Response from Sarah M | Reviewed this property |
We parked at the end of the tramline and got the tram into the city. Parking and return by tram was cheap enough. Can't remember how much though.
0
Votes