Parc Olbius-Riquier, Hyeres
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Parc Olbius Riquier is a municipal park located in the city of Hyères in the Var Department of France. It is classified by the French Ministry of Culture as one of the Remarkable Gardens of France.DescriptionThe seven-hectare park contains a botanical garden with collections of palm trees and bamboo, and a greenhouse with tropical birds and plants. It also contain a zoo, a lake, and a cascade. Trees and plants in the park include Magnolia, Catalpa, Taxodium distichum, Quercus lanuginosa, Yucca, Firmiana simplex, Melaleuca linariifolia, and Buxus. Birds include balearicaHistoryThe park was deeded to the city in 1868 in the will of its owner, Olbius Hippolyte Antoine Riquier.Sources and Citations website of the Committee of Parks and Gardens of the Ministry of Culture of France. For travelers who use our custom trip planner, Hyeres holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Parc Olbius-Riquier and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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C est la deuxième fois que nous y allons. Toujours aussi bien. Beaucoup de canards, paons etc De très beaux arbres. more »This is the second time we're going. Always as well. Lots of ducks, peacks etc. very beautiful trees.
Superbe parc pour promenade en famille ou en amoureux.Possibilité pour les enfants de venir à velo, trotinette ou rollers. Jolie parc arboré avec des animaux: paons, pigeons, canards, chèvres.. petits... more »Superb Park for a walk with family or lovers. Possibility for children to come to bike, Scooter or rollers. Pretty wooded park with animals: peacpaves, pigeons, ducks, goats.. small snack available, possibility to make pony, as well as small train.
Amazing park, with lots of animals. Better than some zoo's we've been to. A lot of peacocks, parrots, and wild ducks. There is a small train kids can take a ride on and also I believe ponies?!? Also, the park has some amazing plants all over, a small bamboo forest and enormous magnolia trees. Must visit for a evening walk.
Great park. Family friendly. The peacocks are to die for!
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