Fontainebleau Forest (Foret de Fontainebleau), Fontainebleau

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Spread across 25,000 hectares (62,000 acres), Fontainebleau Forest (Foret de Fontainebleau) is a mecca for climbing, horseback riding, hiking, and biking. With more than 1,600 km (990 mi) of trails, including 300 km (186 mi) of signed trails, choose from many options specifically designated for equestrians, mountain bikes, and pedestrians. Oaks, Scotch pine, and European beech comprise the forest, making it a paradise for bird watching. Online or at the forest office, you can pick up an audio guide with descriptions of the trails and diverse flora and fauna. A visit to Fontainebleau Forest (Foret de Fontainebleau) represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Fontainebleau holiday planner to plot your vacation.
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  • Bouldering here is awesome! Can't recommend it highly enough for any climbers out there. Take a car as it's needed to make the most out of it.  more »
  • So many interesting places to visit in forest with gorges and rocks and sandy areas. Teens were eager to bounce and climb rock to rock, finding strange shapes and nooks in the boulders. Ancient trees ...  more »
  • The forest is so easy to get to from the train station, literally right across the street. There are tons of different trails. If you're needing a break from the city, this place will definitely give ...  more »