As soon as the fine weather arrives, the desire to relax in the sun and cool off is felt. To satisfy all our desires, many Parisian outdoor swimming pools open their doors every summer. Motivated by its "swimming in Paris" plan, the capital now offers several open-air pools. So, how to choose? We have selected for you the 6 most beautiful outdoor pools in Paris and Ile-de-France.
The Butte-aux-Cailles swimming pool
The Georges Vallerey swimming pool
The Auteuil swimming pool
Located in the Auteuil racecourse, this outdoor swimming pool makes swimmers happy thanks to its two pools of 25 meters and 15 meters. His partially convertible roof allows you to enjoy a swim and outdoor recreation. The solarium, located in the heart of nature, will make you forget that you are in the center of the 16th arrondissement of Paris, and will be the ideal place for a moment of relaxation and recreation weekend or weekdays.
You will get more info on the water park on the website of the city of Paris.
The Josephine Baker swimming pool
This outdoor pool, located on the Quai de Seine in the 13th arrondissement, is resolutely theaquatic area the most unusual in Île-de-France. With its 25 meter pool, you will have the illusion of swimming in the Seine. As soon as the weather allows it, its roof opens to transform the beaches of the swimming pool into a real solarium with a breathtaking view of the Parc de Bercy. L'aquatic area offers a wide range of activities, to which are added the well-being area and the fitness area.
For schedules, telephone, reviews and prices, go to Joséphine Baker swimming pool official website.
Roger le Gall swimming pool
Swim under the blue sky of Paris from June to September in the Bassin de la Roger le Gall swimming pool, which opens its roof and gives way to an exotic aquatic space. The large garden serves as a solarium, to relax and sunbathe between two dives in the 50 and 25 meter long pools.
Unusual: this public pool is transformed every Monday, Wednesday and Friday evening into a space reserved for naturists. To learn more, visit the website of the commune of Paris.
The Georges Hermant swimming pool
Rather intended for sport, the Georges Hermant swimming pool does, however, offer a wide menu ofaquatic activities, such as water aerobics, synchronized swimming, or even diving. Each year, when the fine weather arrives, the sunroof offers a new perspective, with access to the garden, for a moment of relaxation between two lengths.
Ideal for play sports in the water in the sun, the 50-meter Hermant basin was closed for a long time, to now offer a beautifully renovated swimming pool.
Consult the website of the city of Paris to know more.
Prepare for your pool outing
You have chosen the swimming pool that makes you dream ? To be sure to enjoy your swim, remember to check the access conditions before going there. It is not uncommon for the swimming pool swimsuit for men is required, even the bathing cap, or even that the water park is closed on certain days. Do not hesitate to inquire on the Internet or by telephone. To savor the moment at the place of leisure and relaxation at the swimming pool of your choice, also think about the small details: sunscreen if you plan to tan on the terraces and open beaches, reading, water, a hat...
Paris offers you many possibilities to enjoy the sun for a swim alone, with the children, or with friends. So, are you more of a tan in nature, swimming by the Seine, or aquatic activities in a historical place?