Let's get away from it all!

Want to get away from it all during your lunch break, for a picnic with the family or a gym session? These parks and gardens will welcome you with open branches!

You've visited the city, so why not now see Lyon in its natural glory? Take a walk through Parc de la Tête Park, Parc des Hauteurs or Parc de la Cerisaie, all of which are very popular among locals; go for a stroll along the banks of the Rhône to see Lyon from a different perspective; stop at the terrace of a restaurant or café to enjoy a relaxing break… Welcome to Lyon, the green city!

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Tete d'Or Park

The largest and most popular of all the parks in Lyon is the Parc de la Tête d’Or… Inaugurated in 1857, this urban park inspired by English landscape...

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The International Rosepark

Situated in the Tete d'Or Park and inaugurated on 19 June 1964, the gardens cover 5 hectares and contain 5,000,000 roses.

Botanical Garden of Tête d'Or Park

The 8 ha botanical garden, a living plant museum, contains one of the richest collections in Europe, including 15,000 species of plants. Different...

The Fine Arts Museum Garden

Classical 1200 m² garden created at the end of the 19th century. The secular walls of the former abbey protect passers-by from the noise from outside.

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Rosa Mir Garden

Head to the Croix-Rousse to discover the astonishing Rosa Mir garden!

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Grand Parc Miribel Jonage

Its 3000 hectares of undeveloped land, 2200 hectares of natural park, 850 hectares of forest and 600 hectares of protected environment make it one of...

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The Old Roses of Bonne Maison

Discover an exceptional antique rose garden in La Mulatière. A bucolic address to share.

Domain and Castle of Lacroix Laval

This estate boasts close to 115 hectares of greenery extending across the villages of Charbonnières-les-Bains, Marcy-l'Étoile and Tour de Salvagny, as...

Parc de Gerland

18 hectare park (80 following renovation) created by Michel Corajoud from 1997 to 2002, including 2 prairies, the “Megaphorbiaie” gardens with 18,000...

The Parc des Hauteurs (Heights Park)

The Parc des Hauteurs is a municipal park that stretches from the Montée de l’Ange to the Loyasse cemetery. It covers the former “Tramway des...

Jardin des Chartreux - Clos St Benoît

This 10.3 hectare garden is a landscaped park consisting of 3 terraces that hug the slope, including rare species such as maclura pomifera (osage...

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Parc de la Cerisaie - Parc Chazière

4.5 ha tree-planted park designed by the landscape gardener René-Edouard André featuring a large collection of oak trees (species rarely planted in...

Parc de Saône - Parc de la Confluence

The docks of river Saône are transformed gradually into wide promenade for pedestrians and cycles, spine of a branched park that irrigates the entire...

Parc des Berges du Rhône

The Rhone banks have been gradually rehabilitated becoming natural, cultural and social links in the urban area. The banks have become places for...

Rosary Garden in the Heights Park

2.5 hectare garden and 1400 m of paths between Fourvière and Saint Jean designed and created by Michel-Antoine Boyer and Sylvie Maniaque. The layout...

Jardin des Plantes

This 9975 m² garden is the oldest in the city of Lyon and is now a place to relax or pass through. It houses the Amphitheatre of the Three Gauls.

Jardin Pierre Dupont

850 m² of play areas, flower beds, “living room” area (deckchairs, etc.), lighting. Pierre Dupont, born in Lyon at Quai Jules Courmont in 1821, died...

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Parc de la Feyssine

Between the campus of La Doua and the river Rhone, the urban nature park Feyssine covers 45 hectares and this old water catchment area appears as the...

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Parc du Vallon

This 11ha park is currently being redeveloped. It will offer an original walk through 3 different landscape atmospheres: a public garden in the north,...

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