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La Colline aux Oiseaux, Caen

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Garden · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
A 17 hectare (42 acre) park, La Colline aux Oiseaux opened in 1994 atop a former landfill. The park's elements include a large rose garden, a boxwood maze, and a miniature garden map of Normandy. An animal park features ducks, goats, donkeys, and peacocks. Stroll through the various gardens, and consider bringing a picnic. Use our Caen online trip maker to visit La Colline aux Oiseaux on your trip to Caen, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • This is a beautiful park for adults and children alike. La Roseraie at this time of year is beautiful. there is an ornamental pond surrounded by plants and flowers of all colours and rose covered...  more »
  • Beautiful and interesting park. Great for kids. There are some animals to see (goats, cows, ducks and peacocks) I wouldn’t go especially for the animals but they’re a nice bonus! The park has well...  more »
  • A very pleasant experience here . A lovely place to discover .
  • A beautiful garden near the Mémorial de Caen museum. There's a large free parking lot nearby. A beautiful place to take a break and go for a walk. There's a restaurant nearby outside the gardens which I have reviewed separately.

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