A place to relax, ideal for families, it has green spaces, a game area and a small lake.
Parcs et jardins
Se mettre au vert à La Rochelle et alentours
Les parcs aux ambiances changeantes de La Rochelle s’étendent sur près de 350 hectares. Océaniques ou méditerranéens, disciplinés ou sagement désordonnés ils incitent à la flânerie et à la détente. Aménagés avec des pistes cyclables, promenades, bancs, parc animalier, aires de jeux, ils sont de véritables points de respiration dans la ville.
The Jardin des Plantes is divided into a picturesque garden and a botanical garden. The latter is a scientific garden intended for the general public. Its flowerbeds are conceived so as to group together species according to geographic origins. The pleasure garden is intended for families: a playground for children is fitted...
At the east entrance to La Rochelle, the Porte Royale park gives one of the best views of the former city fortification. A pretty 2.4 hectare park where history and nature meet. Free entrance throughout the year. Children's play park facilities.
A vast park at the heart of the town. Northern part : game area for children, widespread lawns ideal for a rest, set in a landscaped environment offering a variety of species from the 5 continents. Southern part comprising small zoological gardens and a game area for children.
An ancient shipowner's garden located at the west end of the Mail. It has kept numerous traces of the past and offers a great variety of exotic species and a game area. Opening hours : Nov 1st to April 30th, 8:00 am to 7:00pm and May 1st to October 30th, 7:30 am to 8:00pm.