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Bois de Vincennes

The Bois de Vincennes is a lovely, sprawling park situated in the outskirts of Paris (metro Chateau de Vincennes, Porte Dorée).

Nearly three times the size of New York’s Central Park, the Bois de Vincennes was made a public park in 1860 under the leadership of Napoleon III. It boasts a zoo, a 14th century castle, Buddhist temples, beautiful flower gardens, horseback riding trails and several lakes. Make a day trip out of it; there is plenty to see and do!


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