Guided tour inside with skip-the-line tickets!
Introduction to the century of Louis XIV and the history of the Palace and the Gardens. Tailored visit of the Park with Grand Canal. Discovery of the architecture of the Palace, the different courtyards, Private guided visit of the Royal Apartments, the Royal Chapel, the Hall of Mirrors.
Lunch in a place at your choice. Private walking tour through the gardens.
On the afternoon I will guide you at the Grand Trianon (second residence of the king) and its magnificent collection of furniture, the small Trianon and Marie Antoinette Estate. And we will finish with a bucolic walk by the queen's hamlet.
Note that the Versailles palace is closed on Mondays.
Pick up early in the morning at your hotel or apartment, around 8 am. Then we head to Versailles (around 20 km drive). In the morning our entrance to the palace is scheduled at a specific time in order to avoid the individual's entrance line.
Visit of the state apartments, inside the palace followed by a visit of the gardens. Then we will stop for lunch, three possible options, one restaurant, one brasserie, and if the weather conditions are favorable we can arrange a picnic in the park, in front of the magnificent canal.
Grand Trianon, small Trianon, queen's hamlet visited after lunch and you will be back at the hotel at around 5 pm.
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
End Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
Duration: 8 hours
Up to ten hours depending on the traffic and affluence in Versailles.
Sedan car type Peugeot 5008, Mercedes class C
- Guiding Services
- Private Transportation
- Admission Tickets
Estimated Local Cash Needed
20 Euros - Meals.
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Vincent is fantastic. The combination of his knowledge & personality make for a great day. Vincent knows what is important in the palace & gardens as well as the best angle from which to view them due to other visitors. So glad we did not attempt Versailles on our own. Do not hesitate to book this tour with Vincent. Money well spent.