Parks and gardens

Trees and gardens

A great selection of botanical gardens, rose gardens, parks and arboretums provide pleasant surroundings in which to stroll and learn about the region’s plants.

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8.3Très bon

Parc arboretum du château de la Diège

USSEL
Parc arboretum du château de la Diège - USSEL
19C landscaped park with beautiful Sequoia and Douglas firs. Attractive small waterfalls behind the château and an orchard with old varieties of apple tree (labelled).
8.3Très bon

Square Marcel Cerdan, roseraie municipale

BRIVE LA GAILLARDE
Square Marcel Cerdan, roseraie municipale - BRIVE LA GAILLARDE
This public garden laid out in 1982 on the drawing of a former garden of the XVII and XVIII century, offers a collection of over 2000 roses including 100 climbing roses that are based on an architecture arbors and pergolas. Pruning roses demonstration in F[...]

Le Jardin d'Arsac

SAINT FREJOUX
Le Jardin d'Arsac - SAINT FREJOUX
A landscaped pleasure garden designed in a cameo of greys, greens and blues, the layout of which is inspired by poetry, aesthetics and history, with a focus on local perennial plants. Astonishing Japanese garden. Documentation zone. Free admission. Duratio[...]

Potager Noël Boudy

BRIVE LA GAILLARDE
Potager Noël Boudy - BRIVE LA GAILLARDE
This vegetable garden was established next to the market in 2001. Landscaped layout, including an arrangement of complementary plants (vegetables and condiments).

Les arbres redressés

SAINT SETIERS
Les arbres redressés - SAINT SETIERS
A team of volunteers came together, “armed” with axes and saws, and brought this area back to life, thanks to sculptures! “Art brut », spontaneous art, art that does not claim to be cultural nor intellectual, simply a contemporary garden. It is op[...]
9.5Excellent

Arboretum du Château de Neuvic d'Ussel

NEUVIC
Arboretum du Château de Neuvic d'Ussel - NEUVIC
This 6-hectare landscaped park and arboretum, located in an urban setting, was designed in the 19th century in the style of parks laid out by the landscape artist and garden designer, Choulot. Awarded the “Jardin Remarquable” and “Arbre Remarquable[...]
9.5Excellent

The Garden of Bardot

MARCILLAC LA CROISILLE
The Garden of Bardot - MARCILLAC LA CROISILLE
Situated on the southwest side of the Dordogne gorges below the village of Nougein, the Jardin de Bardot covers an area of approximately 1200 m2. Although built on a fairly steep slope, the garden is divided into horizontal terraces supported by dry-stone [...]

Jardin du Centaure

SAINT YRIEIX LE DEJALAT
Jardin du Centaure - SAINT YRIEIX LE DEJALAT
This 500m² garden specialises in medicinal and aromatic plants, as well as those used in dyeing. The popular use and mythology of plants are the themes of the tour given by the owner of the garden, who specialises in organic agriculture. The Linnaeus bota[...]

Perrières Park

BRIVE LA GAILLARDE
Perrières Park - BRIVE LA GAILLARDE
Wooded park of 17 ha with numerous natural species in meadows and undergrowth (ferns, lychnis....). Dominant view over the town of Brive. Sports facilities and equipment allow many activities to be practised: 3.3 km of hiking trails, orienteering course wi[...]
8.7Très bon

Sothys contemporary botanical garden

AURIAC
Sothys contemporary botanical garden - AURIAC
Labelled Jardin Remarquable, Sothys offers a new look at nature, inspiring beauty, relaxation and harmony. The gardens cover 4 hectares and are home to a number of areas called Escapades. A sensory escape is guaranteed in this garden of atmospheres and in [...]
8.7Très bon

Parc Lestrade

SAINT PANTALEON DE LARCHE
Parc Lestrade - SAINT PANTALEON DE LARCHE
Here you will find a relaxed landscaped leisure park in the most urbanized area of Saint-Pantaleon-de-Larche. The 7-acre park celebrates the local flora and has been arranged to maximise sustainable development with the inclusion of perennial plants, local[...]

Beyssin garden

PUY D'ARNAC
Beyssin garden - PUY D'ARNAC
This 2.500 sq. metre garden is conveniently located between Collonges-la-Rouge and Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne. Its creators, Mr and Mrs MIGNOT both have landscaping degrees. Each season brings new flowers with the garden’s 130 old rose species and 300 types[...]
9.2Excellent

Parc arboretum de Chamberet

CHAMBERET
Parc arboretum de Chamberet - CHAMBERET
The Parc de l’Angle de Chamberet arboretum boasts a collection of 105 tree species in grounds extending across 10 hectares. Many broad-leaved trees and conifers typical of the region are found here, alongside more exotic species, such as the ginkgo and t[...]
9.2Excellent

Garaboeuf park

SAINT YBARD
Garaboeuf park - SAINT YBARD
Garaboeuf park is a cultural and historical venue, set up to highlight Garaboeuf castle, Saint-Eparche fountain and various sculptures. It is a visitors’ centre, with a lovely landscape, dedicated to fun activities and relaxation: a hiking path, fishing [...]

Arboretum du Massif des Agriers

LAMAZIERE HAUTE
Arboretum du Massif des Agriers - LAMAZIERE HAUTE
600ha mountain forest with heathland on the Puy du Vareyron. The arboretum has around sixty broad-leaved trees and conifers planted in 1982 in an area of 6 hectares.

Parc de Garaboeuf (copie)

UZERCHE
Parc de Garaboeuf (copie) - UZERCHE
Le parc de Garaboeuf est un Espace culturel et historique où sont mis en valeur le château Garaboeuf, la fontaine Saint-Eparche et différentes sculptures. Touristique et paysager, ce lieu est aussi dédié à la détente et aux loisirs : sentier de prom[...]

Public garden of la Guierle

BRIVE LA GAILLARDE
Public garden of la Guierle - BRIVE LA GAILLARDE
Public garden since 1893, reshaped in 1960 and 1982, remarkable by its plane trees bicentenaries, situated in the edges of the Corrèze. Remarkable trees: plane tree (Platanus acerifolia, bicentenary).

Arboretum d'Al Gaulhia

ESPARTIGNAC
Arboretum d'Al Gaulhia - ESPARTIGNAC
These landscaped gardens encompass a mosaic of different habitats (peat bog, man-made lake, dry and wet zones) displaying a wide diversity of flora and fauna. As you explore the arboretum you will come across a plantation of chestnut trees which have been [...]

La Tuillière Arboretum

AYEN
La Tuillière Arboretum - AYEN
Founded in 1990, this arboretum (9 ha) contains a collection of 1,600 species of trees and shrubs, each labelled with information. The park also boasts four small lakes home to ducks and geese. Objects of art and kitsch also embellish the grounds.
8.9Très bon

The Gardens of Colette and her maze

VARETZ
The Gardens of Colette and her maze - VARETZ
Les Jardins de Colette is a 5 ha cotemporary garden set near theChâteau de Caqtel Novel in the town of Varetz, wich was once home to the famous author Colette. A thematic park, wich evokes six regions of France qhere she lived. This garden offers a tour o[...]
8.9Très bon