CASTILLON

Jardins de Castillon-Plantbessin

Parks and gardens

Two magnificent gardens. The first is a series of “rooms”: pools, gardens based on the Japanese and English styles, a scented garden. The second consists of three terraces punctuated with yew topiary, leading to a very fine border of ornamental grasses. Small arboretum and box maze. There is also a range of interesting plants for sale in the nursery. Pushchairs not permitted in the gardens.
Voted Garden of the Year 2009 by the French gardening journalists.
Contact details

Jardins de Castillon-Plantbessin

CD 73

14490 CASTILLON

Phone : 02 31 92 56 03

Labels

Labels

  • Our favourite gardens
  • Normandy Parks and Gardens Club
  • Rates

    Base rate - full rate adult From 7 €
    Child rate From 4 €

    Discount - maximum age : 16 years old

    Gratuities

    Discount - maximum age : 3 years old

    Rate for adult group From 7 €
    School group rate From 4 €

    (4-16 years)

    Opening times

    Open from 01/05 to 30/09 from Tuesday to Saturday from 14 am to 17 pm. Closed Sunday and Monday, except in June and July open on Sundays from 14:30 to 17:30

    Facility

    Coach Parking

    Visits

    VisitsIndividualGroup
    Average time90 minutes -
    Further informationGuided visit by appointment: 1hr. -

    Group

    Coach parking
    Groups acccepted
    Two magnificent gardens classed as ‘Garden of Note’. The first consists of 3 terraces punctuated by sculpted yew trees opening out onto a grass border and culminating with a small arboretum and maze. The second is a succession of ‘chambers’ -a pond, Japanese style garden, English, aromatic. Plants sold in the adjoining nurseries. 2009 Garden of the Year Award from the Association of Gardening and Horticultural Journalists.

    Further information

    Environment : In the country