Gardens in France: guides to our favourite French gardens

Photo of French gardens

Below you can find visitor information and reviews of some of the most popular gardens in France that are open to the public

Aquitaine

Jardins de Beauchamp (Lot-et-Garonne)

Jardins de Beauchamp village

The Jardins de Beauchamp is an attractive garden on the edge of Marmande

See Jardins de Beauchamp guide

Jardins de Marqueyssac (Dordogne)

Jardins de Marqueyssac village

The beautiful gardens of Marqueyssac are the most visited gardens in Aquitaine

See Jardins de Marqueyssac guide

Latour-Marliac waterlily garden (Lot-et-Garonne)

Latour-Marliac waterlily garden village

The Latour-Marliac waterlily garden has a stunning collection of waterlilies and a garden and is where Monet bought his waterlilies for Giverny.

See Latour-Marliac waterlily garden guide

Les Jardins d'eau (Dordogne)

Les Jardins d'eau village

The Jardins d'eau in Carsac-Aillac is a stunning water garden with a lovely water labyrinth.

See Les Jardins d'eau guide

Les Jardins de Cadiot (Dordogne)

Les Jardins de Cadiot village

The Jardins de Cadiot is a pretty garden in the Dordogne Valley near to Sarlat.

See Les Jardins de Cadiot guide

Les Jardins de Sardy (Dordogne)

Les Jardins de Sardy village

The Jardins de Sardy to the wet of Bergerac are one of our favourite gardens to visit in the region

See Les Jardins de Sardy guide

The Jardin de la Ferme Fleurie (Dordogne)

The Jardin de la Ferme Fleurie village

The Jardin de la Ferme Fleurie is a colourful garden in the Dordogne valley near La Roque Gageac.

See The Jardin de la Ferme Fleurie guide

The Jardins de l'Albarede (Dordogne)

The Jardins de l'Albarede village

The Jardins de l'Albarede is an attractive garden surrounded by wooded hills in the Dordogne department.

See The Jardins de l'Albarede guide

Basse-Normandie

Les Jardins de la Mansoniere (Orne)

Les Jardins de la Mansoniere village

Les Jardins de la Mansoniere is a lovely garden in the charming village of St-Ceneri-le-Gerei

See Les Jardins de la Mansoniere guide

Brittany

Beauport Abbey Gardens (Cotes d'Armor)

Beauport Abbey Gardens village

The gardens of Beauport Abbey form a charming setting for the evocative ruins.

See Beauport Abbey Gardens guide

Centre

Les Jardins de Roquelin (Loiret)

Les Jardins de Roquelin village

The Jardins de Roquelin is a pretty rose garden in the Loire Valley.

See Les Jardins de Roquelin guide

Languedoc-Roussillon

Prafrance bamboo garden (Gard)

Prafrance bamboo garden village

We enjoyed walking through the alleys of bamboo at the bamboo garden at Prafrance

See Prafrance bamboo garden guide

Limousin

Le Jardin de Liliane (Haute-Vienne)

Le Jardin de Liliane village

Le Jardin de Liliane is one of our favourite gardens open to the public in the Limoges area

See Le Jardin de Liliane guide

Les Jardins de Colette (Correze)

Les Jardins de Colette village

The Jardins de Colette is a garden which represents the life of Colette in a series of gardens.

See Les Jardins de Colette guide

Loire Valley

Parc Floral de la Source, Orleans (Loiret)

Parc Floral de la Source, Orleans village

The Parc Floral de la Source is an extensive park to the south of Orleans that includes the source of the Loiret river

See Parc Floral de la Source, Orleans guide

Midi-Pyrenees

The Jardin des Martels (Tarn)

The Jardin des Martels village

The Jardins des Martels is a beautiful garden and mini-farm near Toulouse.

See The Jardin des Martels guide

Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Les Jardins de Sericourt (Pas-de-Calais)

Les Jardins de Sericourt village

Beautiful garden to visit in the village of Sericourt.

See Les Jardins de Sericourt guide

The Jardin des Lianes (Pas-de-Calais)

The Jardin des Lianes village

The Jardin des Lianes is one of our favourite gardens in this region of France

See The Jardin des Lianes guide

Normandy

Giverny Gardens (Eure)

Giverny Gardens village

The most famous, most visited, and perhaps most attractive gardens in France, as painted by Monet, are here at Giverny

See Giverny Gardens guide

Les Jardins du Pays d'Auge (Calvados)

Les Jardins du Pays d'Auge village

The gardens of the Pays d'Auge are a beautiful mature garden set around a number of typical half-timber houses.

See Les Jardins du Pays d'Auge guide

Paris region

Jardin des Tuileries (Paris)

Jardin des Tuileries village

The Jardin des Tuileries is a large park and garden near the Louvre in the centre of Paris

See Jardin des Tuileries guide

Jardin du Luxembourg (Paris)

Jardin du Luxembourg village

The Jardin du Luxembourg is one of the most extensive and most popular public parks in Paris

See Jardin du Luxembourg guide

Pays de la Loire

Les Jardins des Renaudies (Mayenne)

Les Jardins des Renaudies village

Les Jardins des Renaudies is a pretty garden in north-west France

See Les Jardins des Renaudies guide

Picardie

Les Jardins de Maizicourt (Somme)

Les Jardins de Maizicourt village

Beautiful garden to visit in the Somme department in northern France

See Les Jardins de Maizicourt guide

Provence

The Jardin Exotique d'Eze (Alpes-Maritimes)

The Jardin Exotique d'Eze village

The Exotic Garden of Eze is a beautiful garden overlooking the Cote d'Azur

See The Jardin Exotique d'Eze guide

The Jardin Exotique de Monaco (Alpes-Maritimes)

The Jardin Exotique de Monaco village

Stunning exotic garden overlooking Monaco and the Cote d'Azur

See The Jardin Exotique de Monaco guide

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