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Jardin Public

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Nice place to relax and for kids to play

It's a standard municipal park so no fancy gardens or anything. That said.. Lots of shade and... read more

Reviewed August 22, 2018
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Delightful place to relax

If you want a break or a siesta, this is a beautiful park by the river with mature trees and plenty... read more

Reviewed June 24, 2018
Hampshire, United Kingdom
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Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

It's a standard municipal park so no fancy gardens or anything. That said.. Lots of shade and benches for a hot day. 3 playgrounds for different ages/capabilities. Nice views of cathedral. Tree lined walk near river. So you wouldnt cross the river specifically to go...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 14, 2018

The garden is located close to the Roman arch and is a good size, but a bit boring compared to other gardens that we saw. However, it's a good place to find some shade and sit for a few minutes to relax.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 24, 2018

If you want a break or a siesta, this is a beautiful park by the river with mature trees and plenty of shady or sunny seats -- seems to be very popular with all ages.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ChF1967
Reviewed June 3, 2018

Stumbled upon this while waiting on the tourist office to open. There are lots of seats if you get tired. Lovely gardens and clean. Public toilets are basic but also clean. On the day I went there were a lot of people so it appears...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank cormie40
Reviewed April 2, 2018

These gardens are located by the River and provide an ideal place to hang out, sit and relax. They are quite limited but there is plenty of space to walk and then you can walk along by the River. Its free and fun.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank ESVincent
Reviewed July 8, 2017

If you're limited on time, then I wouldn't recommend coming here. There are other things you can see in Saintes. However, if you have a little bit of time or if you have children, certainly you can stop in on this public garden. It's pretty...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Melissa K
Reviewed June 8, 2017

The park is located alongside the river and only a few brief steps from both Arc de Germanicus and tourist office. There are a number of well tended formal flower beds plus pond, open spaces, cafe and childrens play park. There's a large car park...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank nnmercman
Reviewed May 30, 2017

Very close to the Information Office, the Germanicus Arch & the footbridge across the Charente River and to the town

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank phshanks
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