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Parc du Thabor, Rennes

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Ranked "garden prestige type 1" by the city of Rennes, Parc du Thabor is a public park on more than 10 hectares (24 acres) of land with a mix of French gardens, an English garden, and a large botanical garden. Its name refers to Mount Tabor, the mountain overlooking the Sea of ??Galilee in Israel. The monks of Saint-Melaine Abbey started their vegetable gardens here in the 18th century, and that tradition of growing botanicals has persisted since then. Use our Rennes journey builder website to visit Parc du Thabor on your trip to Rennes, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Visited on a hot sunny day . Gardens are immaculate and the variety of trees exceptional. Play park area for the young children and the duck pen was fun. Not sure what the large glass greenhouse area....  more »
  • I guess you have already seen places described asbeing the one of the best, and probably found out that the hype was unjustified. So when I read that the Thabor park is one of the most beautiful...  more »
  • Love this garden.we always visit this place on our visits to Rennes. Good restaurant in the park. So pretty and relaxing, beautiful displays of flowers and wonderful tree's. Good play area for children.
  • One of the best part in Bretagne . Best place to sit and meditate. I love sitting here hours alone ..... Really amazing place....hats off to the maintenance department.

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