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Beautiful gardens and a great view of the Chateau

Th gardens are beautiful and well maintained. You will encounter some strange pieces of art behind... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
John V
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Portland, Oregon
Lovely walk and gardens down to the river. A few sculptures dotted around.

Very pleasant way to spend a morning. Quite a large area covered from above town to below and the... read more

Reviewed September 6, 2018
Jill C
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Th gardens are beautiful and well maintained. You will encounter some strange pieces of art behind the church. The view of the chateau is excellent.

Thank John V
Reviewed September 6, 2018

Very pleasant way to spend a morning. Quite a large area covered from above town to below and the river walk. Lovely gardens. Excellent views from battlements. Can visit the castle when you arrive below. Amazing castle and several eateries before you make your way...More

Thank Jill C
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Lovely garden on the outskirts of Avranches. If you want a place to have a walk or a picnic while in the town, I would recommend this place. There are toilets and a very small play area for the children. Lovely planting and a long...More

Thank John H
Reviewed June 24, 2018

We stopped by here on the way to Normandy and absolutely loved it. The view of the chateau and the medieval city from this park is absolutely gorgeous. It makes me want to move to Fougeres!

Thank cmayfield510
Reviewed May 31, 2018

We just loved this public garden! We entered by the side of the church at the upper town. It has a beautiful little water fall to add to the atmosphere. Public toilets are accessible and easy to find. The gardens are very French, and very...More

Thank Bill D
Reviewed November 3, 2017

This beautiful public garden is right beside the Cathedral. It is peaceful and extremely pretty. There is a beautiful walk down the hill to go to the castle. The gardens are eaily accessible however, the lower part of the garden is quite steep and may...More

Thank Tara K
Reviewed October 17, 2017

This is a beautiful way to walk from Eglise Saint Leonard on top of the hill in the new town down to the old town and the Chateau Fougeres. There are several incredible viewpoints of the chateau while walking through the gardens that offer a...More

Thank jbg74
Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

Stopped in the gardens for a picnic and a rest. Lovely place to have a walk round and look at all the lovely flowers and wildlife.

Thank JOHNHEPPENSTALL
Reviewed July 12, 2017

The veiws from these gardens are amazing, there are panoramic veiws over Fougeres,you can see the castle (chateau) from high up. The planting is lovely, a great place to picnic, i loved the tree formations.

Thank lukejack
Reviewed June 24, 2017 via mobile

Have been here many times with friends and family and it never disappoints. Layout is always superb with wonderful views of the chateau and countryside. Walk down to medieval quarter and chateau is well worth it

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