The Lakes Along the Hiking Trail in Versailles

Day Trips from Paris The Hiking Trail in Versailles

This time, Monsieur et Madame Easy Hiker continue their exploration of the hiking trails near Paris, this time in the Forest of Versailles.

One of the most attractive features that a hiking landscape can have is a lake. Think about it: when did you last encounter a lake without immediately putting it down as one of the highlights of your hike?

The Lakes Along the Hiking Trail in Versailles

A Hiking Trail in Chantilly

Walking near Paris A Hiking Trail in Chantilly

This time, our Paris hike brings us to a hiking trail in Chantilly, 30 minutes by train from the Gare du Nord, for a short hike of two hours with much to see on the way – particularly for people with at least a passing interest in horses. Chantilly is the centre of French thoroughbred breeding.

It is the perfect trip for

A Hiking Trail in Chantilly