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Jardin des Plantes

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A haven only ruined by temporary roadworks nearby

A small park with equally small lake and fountains, but a thousand miles away from the bustle of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Richard W
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Beautiful and quiet part of Angers

super gardens in a busy city giving peace and quiet. Nice for a picnic, or reading or just quietly... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
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Place Mendes France, 49100, Angers, France
+33 2 41 22 53 00
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A small park with equally small lake and fountains, but a thousand miles away from the bustle of the city. And an outdoor honour based library to boot. A tranquil setting for the weary traveller.

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

I have to admit I was expecting the park to be bigger than it was so I was slightly disappointed. However it’s well maintained with a lovely selection of flowering plants and quiet places to sit away from the hustle and bustle of Angers

Thank kerrancep
Reviewed 13 August 2018

super gardens in a busy city giving peace and quiet. Nice for a picnic, or reading or just quietly resting

Thank allenruth
Reviewed 16 November 2017

This is a romantic little park in the middle of the city that is well maintained, with winding paths, beautiful flowers, and a large pond (or mini lake) complete with swans. If you have small children, there also is a nice playground and a small...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

This place is amazing, it's well entertained and peaceful and they have a great variety of plants... you can hardly believe that you're in the middle of the city! TIP: in the summer there is a little coffee shop where you can eat a really...More

Thank Patricia-Oax
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Some modern art and some animals to see. An interesting building or too. A nice place to get some quiet on a warm day.

Thank Traveller11Michael
Reviewed 22 September 2017

A botanical garden with lake and specimen trees. All well tended. Worth a visit for a couple of hours

Thank louthrambler
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We stayed a few blocks from the Jardin des Plantes. It is a large garden with a variety of different trees and plants. It is quite lovely and a great place if you want to relax but not worth a trip unless you're in the...More

Thank Kerry C
Reviewed 5 September 2017

The gardens are at the bottom end of the town. They are free to entre and a lovely place to walk around

Thank hols58
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Beautiful & peaceful green/ colorful little park - quiet for relaxing stroll - even some animals to admire

Thank Missieita
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