Bois de Boulogne in Paris

Paris France Tourist Information and City Guide

The Bois de Boulogne is a huge forested area to the west of central Paris.  Formerly used for royal hunts, the Boulogne forest is now the recreational playground for many Parisians. There are a number of lakes in the park, the largest of which are Lac Superieur and Lac Inferieur.

Bois de Boulogne, Paris France
Bois de Boulogne, Paris

Two horse racing courses exist at the south end of the park.  This is where the Grand Prix is held each June.

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