Bois de Vincennes
Bois de Vincennes, 75012 Paris Driving directions
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In 1860, Napoleon III ceded Vincennes, with the exception of the castle and military grounds, to Paris so that it would become a landscaped park. Alphand turned the wood into a park and Haussmann created Gravelle Lake. A racecourse for trotters was also created. The largest park in Paris (995ha) is also home to three other lakes and countless leisure activities, such as flower gardens and a zoo. Ideal to relax and enjoy the greenery!


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  • From €60 to €120
    MICHELIN 2021
    1.58 Km - 12 rue de l'Église, 94300 Vincennes
  • From €29 to €72
    MICHELIN 2021
    1.63 Km - 23 rue de Montreuil, 94300 Vincennes
  • 2.82 Km - 13 rue fernet, 94700 Maisons-Alfort