Near the Hotel le Twelve

Père-Lachaise Cemetery

The Père Lachaise Cemetery is the most famous cemetery in Paris. And we understand why when we went there, it is surprising and beautiful, in many ways …

Numerous celebrities from around the world are here: Jim Morrison, Chopin, Edith Piaf … During your walk through cobbled streets, you will also discover many plant species: fruit trees, chestnut, walnut or weeping willows … The Père Lachaise is the home of over 5,000 trees representing more than 50 different species spread over 44 hectares. It is thus the largest green space in Paris.

Opening hours: 9 am to 17:30 every day.

To get there from the Hotel Twelve:

  • Take the metro to Porte de Vincennes (line 1) towards La Défense, get off at Nation
  • Then take line 2 towards Porte Dauphine and get off at Père Lachaise