7 unusual parks and gardens in Yvelines, treasures to discover

Published by My de Sortiraparis · Photos by My de Sortiraparis · Published on April 24th, 2024 at 10:29 a.m.
Why not take a stroll and discover the most beautiful and original parks and gardens in Yvelines? From hidden gardens to unique, historic and even downright zany, the 78 region has no shortage of unusual treasures to discover for those wishing to get off the beaten track.

The Yvelines department, located to the west of Paris, is renowned for its lush greenery and rich heritage. With towns such as Versailles, Saint-Germain-en-Laye and Rambouillet, this region offers a beautiful escape from the hustle and bustle of the city, where you can explore historic châteaux, lush forests and unique parks and gardens.

With its royal heritage and bucolic landscapes, it's home to parks and gardens as diverse as they are surprising. These green spaces, far from being mere stopping-off places, are true hidden treasures, offering unique and often unsuspected experiences. From artistically landscaped gardens to historic parks and intimate squares, Yvelines reveals little-known facets that delight nature and culture lovers alike. Each of these places has its own character and tells its own story, making each visit a wonderful discovery.

We're not talking about the best-known green spaces here, but rather atypical sites that are well worth a detour. Whether for a leisurely stroll, a historical exploration or a photographic escapade, these green spaces are an invitation to rediscover the beauty and diversity of Yvelines.

Discover 7 unusual parks and gardens in Yvelines :

In short, if you'd like to go green and (re)discover the original treasures in store for us in the Yvelines, here's a small selection that promises some great walks. Please note that some of these gardens can be visited by reservation, or on special occasions such as the Rendez-vous aux Jardins.

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From March 1st, 2024 to October 31th, 2027

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