Bois de Vincennes
Originally called "Vilcena", the Bois de Vincennes is the largest public park in the city with its 2459 acres (three times larger than Central Park).
It was part of the forest that surrounded the ancient Roman town of Lutetia. From the 11th century, it became a royal hunting preserve.
The Bois de Vincennes is home to lots of activities:
Boat rowing, pony rides, biking, tennis courts, the zoo de Vincennes and a sports circuit.
How to get there: Bois de Vincennes 75012 Paris ;
Métro line 1 Station "Château de Vincennes",
Métro line 8 Station "Porte Dorée" ;
RER A Station "Vincennes" ;
Bus lines: 46, 86, 111, 112, 114, 210 and 325.