Parc du Thabor

Recommended
One of the most beautiful parks in France, with gardens extending over 10ha on the site of the orchards belonging to the former Abbey St-Mélaine. Perched on a promontory, it was named after Mt Tabor in Galilee. Visitors can enjoy its variety of gardens (formal, landscape, and botanical), no fewer than 2 000 varieties of flowers, a thousand trees, a duck pond, waterfall, playground, rose garden, aviary, bandstand, greenhouses and orangery.

Useful information

Address:

Rue du Gén.-Guillaudot, 35000 Rennes

Phone:

+33 2 23 62 19 40

Opening hours

May-Aug: 7.30am-8.30pm; Mar and Sep: 7.30am-8pm; rest of year: 7.30am-6.30pm

Nearby tourist attractions

Église N.-D.-en-St-Melaine
Église N.-D.-en-St-Melaine
Rennes
0:15
St George Palace and garden St George Palace and garden
St George Palace and garden
Rennes
0:15
Rue Saint-Georges
Rue Saint-Georges
Rennes
0:15
Palais du Parlement de Bretagne Palais du Parlement de Bretagne
Palais du Parlement de Bretagne
Rennes
0:30
Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rennes Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rennes
Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rennes
Rennes
2:00
Église St-Germain
Église St-Germain
Rennes
0:15
See all tourist sites