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Well worth a visit

Such an amazing experience. The gardens are just stunningly laid out, and the way the waters... read more

Reviewed August 25, 2018
SheilaDanT
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Whitley Bay, United Kingdom
Fantastic

We have just arrived back from our visit on probably the wettest day of the year so far. Biblical... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2018
danchaofan
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Reviewed August 25, 2018

Such an amazing experience. The gardens are just stunningly laid out, and the way the waters petrify everything is spell-binding. Many of the flowers are much bigger than those in the UK, and the waterfall in the middle is just breath-taking. You can even walk...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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SECRETARIAT S, agent d'accueil at Jardin des Fontaines Petrifiantes, responded to this reviewResponded August 26, 2018

Hello SheilaDanT, thanks you so mutch for your nice comment! We are happy to read that you trip was for you a good experience. We are very lucky to have this beautiful garden, our planters are very motivated to take care of your plantations and...More

Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

We have just arrived back from our visit on probably the wettest day of the year so far. Biblical rain! I am not sure what it is like in the dry but with plenty if rain it is quite amazing. If you like gardening or...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank danchaofan
Jardin Des Font... P, personnel acueil at Jardin des Fontaines Petrifiantes, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2018

Hello danchaofan, it is a pleasure to read your text! Thanks for your visit ! Our planter staff is very activ and passionate: they give the best of themselves to keep our fantastic garden alive and beautiful. Cordially, The Jardin des Fontaines Pétrifiantes staff.

Reviewed July 19, 2018

We spent significantly longer here than expected. It's absolutely beautiful and quirky in places! The kids (age 6 and 8) enjoyed it as much as us. So many areas to explore and some fun games in an area for the kids too. Highly recommend. Thank...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Katie S
Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful, well laid out gardens. Interesting plants and displays plus creative use of all sorts of stuff to enhance the garden.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank David H
Jardin Des Font... P, Responsable relations publiques at Jardin des Fontaines Petrifiantes, responded to this reviewResponded November 3, 2016

Hello, Thank you for your comments, we hope that you appreciate your trip in our country, if you'll come back in Isere, come to see us at The Jardin des Fontaines Pétrifiantes ! Best regards

Reviewed September 11, 2016

We came here on our bikes as part of a cycling holiday in the area and were not disappointed. This garden is unlike any other we had ever visited. With it's fountains, water courses and tufa rock, so imaginatively laid out, and with wonderful planting...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

Delightful gardens with beautiful plants and many extraordinary features including a high cascade and moss covered rocks. Can be combined with a boat trip from St Nazaire en Royans.

Date of experience: June 2016
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