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Parc de la Tete d'Or

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Address: 6th arrondissement, 69006, Lyon, France
Phone Number: 04-78-89-53-55
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6:30 am - 10:30 pm
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This spacious park includes a fantastic rose garden, a zoo, a lake and...

This spacious park includes a fantastic rose garden, a zoo, a lake and more.

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Is a must in Lyon !!!!!

We spend 5 hours with the hole family at this parc , wonderful experience. We rent a bike....what a funny day ! We had a tour in a boat ....quite relaxing experience . The most... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed today
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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

We spend 5 hours with the hole family at this parc , wonderful experience. We rent a bike....what a funny day ! We had a tour in a boat ....quite relaxing experience . The most important it has been that our kids enjoyed it . Very beautiful Zoo inside there. Is a must to be visited once you are visiting... More 

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Lyon, France
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10 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Everything I am looking for from an urban park, 117 Hectares, a zoo, botanical gardens, lake, play areas, wide open grass areas, just lacking a resto (they have one but it has been closed for the last two years)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Amazing botanical garden, lots of cool animals and great ambience and views. Near tram stops and the art gallery too.

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Adelaide, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

On a sunny Sunday afternoon, this was a great choice to wander around, take in the family-friendly enjoyment and pedal a boat on the lake (well worth a 15 minute queue and reasonable price). The war memorial island is accessed by an under-lake tunnel and the landscaped garden and rose plantation were wonderful to take in at our leisure

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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was a very special spot. It includes a Botanical garden, zoo, and several different lakes and trails. Well maintained and beautiful. Many different places to visit, some appropriate for children and families, some for seniors and some for young people. The lake in the middle is interesting. I loved cycling around the place. Would definitely go back.

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Canberra, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

What a beautiful park! We enjoyed strolling and catching Pokemon at the plentiful pokestops. There is a lake where you can hire boats and great flower displays. It was difficult to find something to eat for lunch in the park so bring your own.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It's a beautiful park... but shouldn't include a Zoo. The animals have very small enclosures. The Lion was pacing up and down and it was very sad to watch. I wouldn't go back because of the zoo, which is a shame because it is such a great park.

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Richmond Hill, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A beautiful huge park in the middle of Lyon, 117 acres of green space. Perfect for a stroll, cycle, jog or if you just want to bring a bottle of wine, baguette, some cheese & have a picnic. Also they have a free zoo with plenty of animals to check out and tons of fun activities for kids- carousels, peddle... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I remember being impressed by the Tete d'Or Park on my first visit to Lyon quite some years ago. It's on the NE corner of the city between the east bank of the Rhone and the railway that runs north from Gare Part-Dieu. I took the Metro from Bellecour to Massena then it was a simple 600yards walk to due... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Parc Lyon Tete D'or is a must. Lots of open spaces or seats to relax. A lake where you can go boating or have a meal and watch others do it. You can hire cycles. There is also a free zoo. There is a metro very near the park. As you come up from the metro there is a... More 

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