10 exceptional gardens
Domaine de la Garenne-Lemot, Clisson
Loire-Atlantique - open all year round
Parc de l’Auneau, Chantonnay
Vendée - open early July and all of September, visits upon request all year round
Jardin du Donjon de Ballon
Sarthe - Open all year round
Jardin du Château du Pin, Champtocé-sur-Loire
Anjou - open May to October
Potager du Château Colbert, Maulévrier
Anjou - open late May to early October
Le Potager Extraordinaire, La Mothe-Achard
Vendée - open July to October
Jardin de la Pellerine
Mayenne - open May to mid-October
Jardin du Petit-Bordeaux, Saint-Biez-en-Belin
Sarthe - open April to mid-November
Anjou - open May to June and August to October
Jardins des Renaudies, Colombiers-du-Plessis
Mayenne - open April to October
Stroll through the remarkable parks, gardens, kitchen gardens and arboretums that populate the Pays de la Loire region. These green settings each have their own unique qualities and even have a few incredible surprises in store for walkers....
There's something for everyone! From the medieval garden to the giant kitchen garden, as well as the romantic estate, the Italian-accented park and the one that rubs shoulders with a historic monument, every department of our green region has an Eden-like beauty that pays tribute to the devotees who meticulously maintain their charms.
Here's a little tour, in pictures, of the remarkable sites that stand out among the myriad Edens in the Pays de la Loire.