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Preplanned City Guides and Travel Itineraries

Trocadéro Gardens

On this page you find practical information, photos and videos about Trocadéro Gardens.

Trocadéro Gardens features in these preplanned City Guides:

3-day Paris City Guide5-day Paris City Guide

Why visit / Interesting facts:

  • Romantic gardens
  • Great view on the Eiffel tower

Time required: 20 minutes

Public transport:

  • Metro Line 9: Trocadéro station
  • Metro Line 6: Trocadéro station

Address: 11, place du Trocadéro

Things you need to know:

  • Trocadéro Gardens is a 10-ha (25-acre) public garden opposite Eiffel tower on the other side of the Seine
  • The building on the north end is called Chaillot Palace (Palais de Chaillot)
  • The park descends gently from the palace to the Seine and the Pont d'Iéna
  • Beautiful trees, quiet walkways and bridges over small streams make it a romantic place to take a stroll
  • The highlight of the park is the rectangular pool lined with stone and bronze statues
  • The park was established in 1937 for the International Exposition dedicated to Art and Technology in Modern Life

What to do there:

  • Walk along the romantic garden
  • Admire the statues, fountains, and the flowering trees
  • It is one of the best spots for taking the unmissable photo of the Eiffel tower

Tips & Insights:

  • The park offers an excellent view on the Eiffel Tower

Trocadéro Gardens features in these preplanned City Guides: