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Address: vieux chemin d'arles | domaine du mas des figues, 13210 Saint-Remy-de-Provence, France
Phone Number: +33 6 08 42 77 76
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The garden " alcinnos" is a place of dreams and meditation is a...

The garden " alcinnos" is a place of dreams and meditation is a magical place that brings back memories buried and it loses some of its cues from the modern world.Here and there a wrought iron gazebo houses a lounge contemplation.Well seated, we admire the garden like on a screen giant and dream .The paths of discovery of the Mediterranean garden are accessible to persons with reduced mobility.Most plants are listed.Visitors can also go around the field of agriculture and animal parks along the farm roads.

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Highly personal garden

The private garden of Mr. Philippe Michelot was opened for visitors during the open garden week-end in France 2014 and I and my husband visited this highly personal garden, guided... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 June 2014
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Lund, Sweden
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Lund, Sweden
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2014

The private garden of Mr. Philippe Michelot was opened for visitors during the open garden week-end in France 2014 and I and my husband visited this highly personal garden, guided by the owner himself. We received an enthusiastic guidance through the different garden rooms and learned many interesting things about the philosophy behind. This gave us a memorable afternoon among... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2011

Mas des Figues, a Provencal guest house surrounded by extensive gardens and farmland, is situated in the beautiful landscape of Alpilles, near St Remy. The Garden of Alcinous is a horticultural creation of Philippe Michelot on Odyssean theme of initiation journey. A visitor is encouraged not only to walk in the garden, but also to feel, touch, dream and meditate... More 

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