The canals of the king and the pond of la Tour

A very nice hike in the forest of Rambouillet

The ditches of the King (Les rigoles du Roi in French) are small channels that were used to supply water to the fountains ofVersailles at the time of Louis XIV. There are many circuits of hiking in the region to discover the ditches of the King.

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Duration: 3 h.

The start

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The start

A signpost

A signpost

A canal

A canal

The aqueduct of Vieille-Eglise-en-Yvelines

The aqueduct of Vieille-Eglise-en-Yvelines

The bridge

The bridge

To the pond de la Tour

To the pond de la Tour

View of the pond de la Tour

View of the pond de la Tour

The banks of l’Etang de la Tour

The banks of l’Etang de la Tour

The return

The return
Departure point (Google Maps)

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