Parisians have a special relationship with Luxembourg Gardens. They are the gardens of lovers, young children with their parents or nurse, tennis and chess players. Parisians have a drink at an outdoor cafe or relax on an armchair. This is Paris.
Spread with statues, fountains and flowers, the Luxembourg Gardens are the most romantic gardens in Paris. Parisians love them and they are often crowded on sunny days.
Discover them on a Paris left bank walking tour. The left bank district around the gardens is quiet and lovely (Map Paris left bank). Staying in one of the many boutique left bank hotels near Luxembourg Gardens is therefore a great idea for a stay.
Famous Paris gardens.
The Luxembourg Gardens are a 25 hectares oasis on Paris fashionable left bank. They have many attractions for children: ponys, merry-go-round, puppet shows (see web site). The Luxembourg Museum on the edge of the Gardens stages some of the most interesting art exhibitions in Paris.