Paris has hundreds of gardens, many of them out-of-the-way corners of tranquil beauty. Finding them is half the fun.
Hidden Gardens of Paris Tourist Attractions
Hidden Gardens travel
The Parc de la Turlure is next to Sacré-Coeur Basilica.Shangri-La
Hidden Gardens attractions
Intimate, lightly trafficked and often quirky, the small gardens of Paris can be ideal places to relax and to read. The trick is to find them. A couple in the secluded Jardin Alpin part of the Jardin des Plantes.
Hidden Gardens tourism
On spring and summer Sundays, the Jardin Tino Rossi, a sliver along the Seine, turns into an impromptu dance-a-thon. For more than two decades, an informal group of singers and dancers has been taking over amphitheaters, where they dance the musette until midnight.