Run in Paris - Canals of the North
Distance : 9.4km / 5.85mi
Elevation : medium/low
Rotation : counterclockwise
Parks/Pedestrian : 6km (ca 62%)
Urban constraints : low/medium
Suggested start : 20 Boulevard de la Villette, Belleville subway station, or Place Stalingrad, Jaurès subway station / as any urbirun route, you can start wherever you want. Watch for the route rotation direction.
Public transportation : Belleville subway station, lines 2 and 11 / Jaurès Subway station, lines 2, 5, and 7b
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Try this tour in a less visited area of Paris. You will discover the slopes and greenery of the Park des Buttes Chaumont, the vast lawns and modern structures in the Parc de la Villette, and of course you'll enjoy the delights of the canals, including the famous and magnificent locks and footbridges along Canal Saint-Martin ... So romantic, so Parisian. A tour along the water, which will make you discover another facet of the City of Lights.
NB : if you are unsure, check your position on the map and the track.
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