Jardin Lecoq, Clermont-Ferrand

(4.7/5 based on 360+ reviews on the web)
The picturesque Jardin Lecoq is a public garden and park on five hectares (37 acres). The English garden has kept its original character with antique entrance gates, fountains, and sculptures. Over 25,000 seasonal flower bulbs bloom twice a year and the botanical garden has a collection of 2,600 species on 18,000 sq m (59,000 sq ft). Over 140,000 shrubs and over 300 rare and diverse majestic trees line the walkways and provide shade to many benches scattered throughout the garden. More than 8,500 flowers planted in flowerbeds are arranged into artistic patterns to create distinctive Mosaïculture. Several playgrounds and games make this a great place to bring children, and entrance is free. Arrange your visit to Jardin Lecoq and discover more family-friendly attractions in Clermont-Ferrand using our Clermont-Ferrand vacation trip planner.
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  • Beautiful place! There is always a corner that each prefers, also good games for children, but also very beautiful animals, we can Marvel for hours!
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  • Vegetation varied, very well maintained, beautiful garden, beautiful ballad, something for the whole family, games, a body of water with swans and ducks, a restaurant, a merry-go-round... Beautiful park where it was always fun to stroll summer as winter. One flat Lil: pay attention to little pirates who want to embark on a wild ride, the aisles are steep, so pay attention.
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  • The Park is big enough to spend at least 2 hours strolling. It is very well maintained and pleasantly undulating. We meet very beautiful ducks and swans. Games are also present which will delight the young (and the young?)
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  • Excellent in summer but sad it's closing so early: *21:30 Summee *19:30 Winter though.
  • It is the best place for you to refresh,its a home away from home with its natural beauty,you won't get bored!
  • Shame that whoever is in charge of updating the site, did not do his/her job. In winter time, the park doesn't close at 18:00 but at 21:00. Other than that, the park is not as maintained as it was 10 or 15 years ago but it still correct and certainly having WIFI is of a great plus.
  • Nice park ...well maintained. Great place to spend time and get some sun light.
  • Lost of show and concerts in the summer