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The Web site of the ecological and heritage walks of the City of Paris. Find here all the routes proposed on the mobile application for Smartphone to discover Paris in a new light. On the way to the sustainable development !

ALL ECO WALKS

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A green circuit in the south of Paris, 14th-13th districts

10 stages – from Montsouris drinking water reservoir to Kellermann Park/2 km (1.24 miles) / approximately 2 hours

A drinking water reservoir, parks from the French Second Empire and the 1930s, eco-neighbourhoods, a picturesque housing estate, soft mobility, the Petite Ceinture railway line and biodiversity are just some of the highlights of this walk.

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The Parc Floral in Paris

13 stages/1.2 miles (2 km) / 1 hr 45MIN

This park, covering a surface area of 30 hectares (75 acres), is both a botanical garden and sanctuary harbouring a wealth of plant and animal biodiversity.

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Where canals meet

9 stages /1.2 miles (2 km) / about 1 hr 30 min

Unspoilt nature, locks, a rack and pinion bridge, river traffic and eco-buildings are among the highlights of the route from the Canal Saint-Denis to the Bassin de la Villette.

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Green walk in the east - 20e

10 stages/1.9 miles (3 km) / about 2 hr 30 min

A "countrified"district, redevelopments, a reservoir of non-drinking water, a disused aqueduct, a green roof, acteurs du Paris Durable, gentle mobility and biodiversity are all features of this itinerary in the east of Paris.

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A Solar Field in the Capital City - 18th district

10 stages /1.2 miles (2 km) / about 1 hr 45 min

Walk through the heart of this area of Paris and discover an eco-district, a photovoltaic solar power plant and along the way new gardens encouraging the development of biodiversity.

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The Seine downstream from Pont de l'Alma bridge

10 stages/1.9 miles (3.5 km) / about 2 hr 30 min

This route along the western section of the Seine leads from the Pont de l'Alma bridge to the Parc André Citroën, via the Allée des Cygnes with new developments on the riverbanks, spawning sites, water management, river traffic, biodiversity.

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The Canal Saint-Martin 10th, 11th, 4th districts

9 stages /2.8 miles (4.5 km) / about 3 hr 30MIN

A picturesque walk from the Canal Saint-Martin down to the Seine, taking in former faubourgs, an eco-corridor, a community garden and a contributor to sustainable development.

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Towards sustainable development - 11e district

9 stages/1.2 miles (2 km) / 1 hr 30 min / COP21

Thermal renovation, new energy-positive social housing, recovery of greywater heat, sustainable food production, solar panels, innovative urban features and green spaces... All punctuate this eastern route through the 11th arrondissement.

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From the faubourg to the eco-district - 20e

12 stages /1.1 miles (1.8 km) / 1hr 15 min / COP21

This stroll involves a look at greening, passive-energy housing, urban agriculture, collective composting, sustainable food, rooftop vegetable gardens, solar panels and a ground-coupled heat exchanger.

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Gardens in the 7th district

9 stages /1.5 miles (2.5 km) / about 2 hr

This walk includes garden design, botany, biodiversity and cultural heritage, taking you from the rue de Babylone to the Champ-de-Mars.

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West of the River Seine

10 stages /1.9 miles (3 km) / about 2 hr

An ecological corridor, Parisian biodiversity reserves, bio-indicators, new projects on the banks of the Seine, recommendations promoting biodiversity : this itinerary follows the western section of the Seine, which acts as an eco-lifeline in Paris.

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Verdant Urban Spaces - 14th district

14 stages /2.2 miles (3.5 km) / about 2 hr 30MIN

A haven of Parisian biodiversity, a flagstone garden, community gardens, dovecotes, new HQE sustainable developments, sustainable transport, trams and collective actions… this itinerary takes you from the Petite Ceinture former railway line to Montparnasse cemetery.

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History and modernity - 3rd and 4th districts

15 stages /2.2 miles (3.5km) / about 2 hr 30 min

This route includes pedestrianised zones, biodiversity, green spaces and historic monuments.

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The Seine at the heart of the City

11 stages/1.5 miles (2.5 km) / around 2 hr

This route along the river through the center of Paris takes in newly planted vegetation on the riverbanks, pedestrian amenities, biodiversity and historical monuments.

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From squares to gardens - 15th district

10 stages/ 1.9 miles (3 km) / about 2 hr 30 min

Squares, small streets, gardens and community gardens, shady squares, urban renovations, contributors to a sustainable Paris and environmentally friendly transportation are the key words for this journey through the capital's most densely populated district.

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East of the Seine

7 stages /1.5 miles (2.5 km) / around 2 hr

To the East, this riverside trail between the Tolbiac bridge and the Tino Rossi garden combines Paris's port city heritage, the modern redevelopment of the riverbanks and the river's great biodiversity.
 

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An eco-corridor in the 11th district

15 stages /1.5 miles (2.5 km) / about 2 hr

Wild and cultivated nature, a dovecote, convenient composting facilities at the foot of apartment buildings, renovation of social housing units, and the redevelopment of this neighbourhood are all featured within this tightly knit network of parks, squares, community gardens and avenue trees.

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Emergence of an eco-district-17e

7 stages /0.9 miles (1.5 km) / about 1hr 15 min / COP21

Sustainable constructions, green roofs and walls, eco-friendly green spaces, non-potable water networks, differentiated garden management, noteworthy trees, sustainable tourism, positive energy buildings and pneumatic waste collection are all features of the largest eco-district in Paris.

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New Projects in North East Paris - 19th district

9 stages /2 miles (3 km) / around 2 hr

New projects, sustainable development, renewable energy, solidarity… this proposed itinerary follows a route from the green islands within the 1970s housing developments to the major urban developments of this changing neighborhood.

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