Between Dombes and Beaujolais, discover the Watery Gardens (Les Jardins Aquatiques), an atypical colorful landscaped park of nearly 30000 m², in Saint-Didier-Sur-Chalaronne in Ain (01).
A multitude of pond, cascades, fountains are displayed one the site.
A 3000 m2 lake is in the heart of the park where all along the seasons are flowering each at their turn white and pink lotus, multicolored Nympheas, Thalia, Pontederia, giant Gunnera with 2 meters in diameter leaves.
Come and discover an original flora. Nourish our famous 80 cm Japanese Koï carps.
Get away from it all by strolling through the very special universe of the ”Bamboo Garden” where you can observe around fifty varieties ...
Created in : 1994
Surface : 30 000 m²
- Opening 2023 :
Opened Tuesday to Saturday : 10:00 - 18:30 (17:30 in winter).
From March to October also open dimanches and bank holidays from 14:00 - 18:30.
Closed Monday (except bank holidays in season).
ANNUAL CLOSURE OF PARK: from mid September to end of March.
- Visits :
Guided visits with previous booking , Duration of a guided visit : 2h00, Minimal number of persons for a guided visit : 20 .
Access partially adapted for disabled persons.
Guided tours by appointment.
Virtual tour on our website and online store.
Game books for children on sale at the store.
Various activities (info on http://parc.lesjardinsquatiques.fr)
- Charges :
7 € for the most 12 years old. 4,50 € for the children from 3 to 11 years old.
5,00 € for the people handicapped.
Free for the children up to 3 years.
Group rates (minimum 20 people): see website above
- Services :
Shop, Picnic area, Public lavatory, Refreshment stall and sweet shop, Marriage photos, Shooting of films, Dog admitted if kept on a lead, Carpark arranged, Camping car site, Museum visit.
- Access :
GPS (Lat x Long) : 46.169288000, 4.835089000