Maisons-Laffitte carriage, park and forest

Visits to the Park and Forest

In the heart of the north-west of Paris, the town of Maisons-Laffitte is located between the forest of Saint-Germain-en-Laye and the Seine. More than half of the municipal area consists of a park that preserves the tranquility of the houses and promotes leisure activities.

The municipal territory covers 675 hectares.

The Maisons-Laffitte Park covers an area of 419.8 hectares.

On board a horse-drawn carriage, discover the Park of Houses, unique place in France.

Walk of 1h30.

Welcome at the entrance of the Park by your guide - Departure by horse drawn carriage

Guided tour of Château de Maisons, a masterpiece by François Mansart.

Inspired by the castles of Vaux le Vicomte and Versailles, the Château de Maisons is the perfect illustration of French classical architecture with its decorations and its grand staircase, the exceptional cabinet with mirrors, the apartment of the King and the dining room of the Comte d'Artois.

12:30 Lunch gourmet restaurant "Le Tastevin" Michelin-starred:
• Homemade Cocktail and its mouth food.
• Remoulade of scallops with truffle oil.
• Roasted Challans Canard Tartine with sweet spices on foie gras cake, honey-glazed turnips
• Caramel roasted pear and vanilla puff pastry, salted caramel ice cream.
• Coffee and its petits fours
• Water - Wine

15h00 Carriage ride in the Park of Houses, "The Green Paradise" by Jean Cocteau

Listed in the inventory of natural sites and monuments, Le Parc de Maisons is a unique place in France. Cocteau's "Vert Paradis" is an open-air testimony to the Belle Epoque resort.

Relive this time when wealthy Parisians and artists stayed in Maisons-Laffitte.

17h End of the visit.
17h End of the visit.