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Bois de Vincennes

443 locals recommend ·
Why locals recommend it
My mum is very sporty. She’s part of a running club that gathers every day in the Bois de Vincennes. When I’m in Paris, I join her for a nice 6km run in nature while chatting. It’s a great way to catch up with her while working out! Out on the city’s outskirts, this is Paris’s largest public park. You can easily run much further than you expected in this great environment.
Gaël
Gaël
March 03, 2017

Tips from locals

Bernard
Bernard
August 21, 2019
Relaxing in nature Ideal for pic-nic if weather allows it.
Sébastien
Sébastien
August 07, 2019
You can enjoy a walk or go by cycling. The biggest park in Paris with few lakes and its famous racecourse.
Eleni
Eleni
April 08, 2019
Largest park in Paris, great for walks in fine weather, maybe not after dark (easy to get lost), there are lakes in different parts of the park. It’s huge.
Stephanie
Stephanie
February 04, 2019
One of the biggest park in Paris with a nice castle
Clara
Clara
January 06, 2019
Randos, détente, jogging, visites parc floral, Zoo

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Botanical Garden
“A lovely garden (small entry fee) with wonderful flower arrangements and water features that hosts jazz and classical music festivals in the summer months (June to August). Perfect for a picnic!”
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Brasserie
“Generous French brasserie cuisine in a room with veranda and black and white checkered floor.”
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Cemetery
“Sounds weird to recommend a cemetery, but this one feels more like a park out of Tim Burton's imagination. very lovely and not crowded at all.”
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Location
Paris, Île-de-France 75012