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Great place to laze around when it's sunny!

This park, located just immediately opposite the old town of Annecy, has many beautiful spreading... read more

Reviewed 3 February 2018
William P
Glendale, Arizona
Beautiful trees and lawn

This area is right next to the lake, the “old town” and lake-side boat activities. From here, Pont... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2018
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Reviewed 3 February 2018

This park, located just immediately opposite the old town of Annecy, has many beautiful spreading trees and lawns, park benches, gorgeous walkways along the lake, opportunities to rent water sports equipment, etc. In essence, on a nice sunny day, you can't find a nicer spot...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank William P
Reviewed 14 January 2018

This area is right next to the lake, the “old town” and lake-side boat activities. From here, Pont des Amours will connect your walk to Le Paquier. See them all – wonderful place to stroll and relax and people watch.

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank We-R-Voyagers
Reviewed 30 December 2017

just a normal garden for a good picnic or have your lunch that you bought earlier from local store nearby.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Christopher H
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Difficult to miss, just by the lake. It offers a very peaceful and scenic stroll, just opposite from Annecy old town.

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank BillGWB
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful park ( not really a garden) that has a few beds of flowers. The highlight are the magnificent trees that are hundreds of years old. Many of them have plaques that tell you the species but alas they are all in...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank fizzy1991
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

This park is full of people all the time but it's still beautiful. It's right in front of the lake and there are lovely trees and areas for children to play. There are benches for people to sit on and I saw a lot of...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank seema60
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Scenic view on the lake and massive Tournette mountain in the rear. In the park, beautiful trees from all over the world. Starting point for carnival costume contest in february

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank stism
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

downtown..besides the lake.. a very nice free garden... you can find there nice old trees..coloured area with so many flowers..eat an ice cream..sit o. a bank. and admire the lake and the landscape..mountains..clouds..sunsets or sunrises.. rent a boat..pick nick.. there are walking locals..tourists.. its THE...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank monique r
Reviewed 6 July 2017

This is a lakeside lush green lawn in Annecy: very similar to one such garden on Lake Geneva but with a very different ambience. Jardin des Anglais in Geneva is magnificent, but austere and formal, Jardin de l'Europe is informal and quaint. I have not...More

Date of experience: June 2017
4  Thank sjt49dtt
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Great park with lovely views, my wife and I stopped here for a few hours on a road trip to Italy to have a break and we made a great choice in where to stop. It is defiantly a great spot to stop, take a...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Michael C
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