Jardin du Mont des Recollets, Cassel

#12 of 56 in Parks in Nord
At Jardin du Mont des Recollets, Manu de Quillacq, the creator, will share with you his two real passions: Flanders and his garden. Around this authentic Flemish farmstead with its stepped gables, you’ll find the landscapes of the early Flemish painters, where Brueghel himself could have lived.

From the slopes of Jardin du Mont des Recollets in Cassel, you have an unrestricted view over the Flanders countryside. You can stroll through 14 gardens that take their inspiration from Flanders, from the Renaissance to the traditional and the contemporary. Keep an eye out for the erlingots, traceries of box hedging, yews shaped into waves or a succession of plateaus, fruit orchards, and kitchen gardens. Make Jardin du Mont des Recollets a part of your Cassel vacation plans using our Cassel trip planner.
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  • The small village is so charming , we heard about this garden, that is not far from downtown, on the restaurant. the garden is beautiful, so rich, really well maintenied , full of colors and...  more »
  • Dream in these enchanting gardens, with numerous horticulture rooms that transport you into different worlds. The welcoming pub, in the midst of this gem is cosy beyond believe, serving ample...  more »
  • Lovely garden in an idilic location. Very well maintained with lovely spring flowers. Entrance is via a cafe located in an old farmhouse. The host gives you a map that show you the way round the garden in the most efficient route.
  • A really inspiring garden. It's only 30 years old but it fits into the surrounding perfectly. A lot of ideas how to plan a garden. Mostly with traditional input. A place to enjoy, you can even eat and drink the Estaminet. A little secret ...
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