Walking tour of the Jardin des Plantes (Botanical Garden)
Gardens & parks

Walking tour of the Jardin des Plantes (Botanical Garden)

Availability: Every day
Duration: up to 2 hours
Language: English , French
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Enjoy a stroll in the Jardin des Plantes!
  • Escape the noise and traffic of the city for a day
  • Bring the whole family - everyone will love it
  • Smaller group size gives you a personalized experience in good company
What to expect

Discover the extraordinary richness of the Jardin des Plantes, an institutional botanical garden created in the 17th century.

With your guide, you will discuss the history of the site from its origins as a royal garden of medicinal plants to the current garden, nowadays used for research and scientific discoveries. We will visit different areas of the gardens, depending on the season and the state of flowering, such as the garden of stones and rocks, the irises and perennials garden, the alpine garden, the garden of peonies and the labyrinth.

Our garden tours are pleasant strolls through the green patches of Paris. Your guide will discuss the garden design as well as its history and relationship with the city and the surrounding monuments, while letting you enjoy its main perspectives and presenting to you a selection of rares species and remarkable trees.

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What's included
  • Guided walking tour
What's not included
  • Food and drinks
  • Entrance fees
  • Roundtrip transportation
Where

Jardin des Plantes, 75005 Paris

Meeting point:

Meet in front of the entrance near Gare d'Austerlitz Metro. Metro Gare d'Austerlitz (M5, M10). Please make sure to be there 10 minutes before the departure.

What to remember
  • Small group up to 8 people
  • Minimum participants: 2 people
  • Comfortable shoes recommended
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When

From April to October
Every day departure at 10.00 am

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Provider
Meeting The French
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 2 days before the activity begins.

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