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Parc Des Bastions

Promenade Des Bastions 1204 | on dit A VELO (pas en vélo, Geneva, Switzerland
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  • Excellent42%
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  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
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“giant chess” (31 reviews)
“great park” (15 reviews)
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Promenade Des Bastions 1204 | on dit A VELO (pas en vélo, Geneva, Switzerland
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"giant chess"
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"reformation wall"
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"great park"
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"old town"
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"ice skating"
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"kids and adults"
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"jean calvin"
in 4 reviews
"university"
in 31 reviews
"statues"
in 32 reviews
"monument"
in 26 reviews
"checkers"
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"picnic"
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"draught"
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"benches"
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"mur"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worth visit to see some interesting sites, but also to relax or have fun. Lively from 7 PM. A stroll-through is a must when in Geneva!

Thank renibali
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is at the centre of Geneva and all sorts of things happen here - chess, music, light shows, outdoor art exhibits... Also the location of the homage to Martin Luther, John Knox, etc (the reformation guys). Lovely place to hang out, have a picnic....More

Thank Paul J
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Both the wall and the park was very crowded, this is probably expected as it was very warm when I visited.

Thank Joules99
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Reviewed 2 July 2018

A restful space to come and recharge. Stroll along the water feature, reflect on the carvings, come with a few friends and play a giant game of chess or draughts, then have an ice-cream or refreshing cup of tea before strolling back-up to the old...More

Thank LukeFortinbras
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Reviewed 10 June 2018

Parc Des Bastions is a nice park with quite a few things to see and do. Plenty of space for walking, running or cycling in there. The reformation wall is impressive with its massive statues (even if we were a bit unlucky as there was...More

Thank Resiak85
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Reviewed 2 June 2018

Reformation Wall was built into the old city walls. The major figures of the Protestant Reformation are depicted as giant statues.

Thank Mary B
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Reviewed 9 May 2018

Went here recently and was very impressed. Big chess pieces outside for playing my favorite game. Unfortunately they were erecting a giant platform (probably for a concert?) right in front of the four major statues.

Thank tombob7
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Reviewed 20 April 2018

This park has been my favourite spot in Geneva for long. Love the place where people gathering up and dual chess game. Such a charm.

Thank KwinAun
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Nice park to see with great photo once you reach the gait It's really organized well so you can enjoy walking between the trees

Thank abdulrahman542
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Reviewed 27 March 2018

A very wide green park nearby the old town of Geneva. The reformation wall of Protestant reformists is worth seeing in this park. The playgrounds for kids and adults, cafes and restaurants are also situated on a large area. The university of Geneva and the...More

Thank Yavuz M
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