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Versailles half day tour

The Versailles Palace : The Royal Domain of Versailles is a very unique world heritage site. It consists of the amazing Château de Versailles of the Sun King, pure example of French classical architecture of the seventeenth century, but also the two lovely Trianon Palaces, the Hamlet of the Queen Marie-Antoinette, and the lavish parks and gardens designed by Le Nôtre.

The Versailles Palace in a half day : If you come for the first time and have a half day only, we recommend a visit of the iconic rooms of the Château de Versailles and its gardens.

Recommended program : Versailles half day private tour - Duration : 4h30

This tour includes :

  • Your driver-guide in French, English or Spanish
  • Transport fees and parking
  • Versailles palace and its gardens entrance ticket, audio guide provided
  • Musical fountains show from April to October (Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday)
  • The Musical Gardens or Musical Fountains show (according to calendar from April to October)
  • Pick up and drop off to your hôtel

Not included : personal expenditures and tips

Options :

  • Palace of Versailles visit with a certified guide

Highlights of the tour :

  • Hall of mirrors, admire royal apartments sumptuous decorations
  • Le Nôtre gardens guided visit
  • Wonderful views on the palace and the park
  • Visit at your leisure and customizable

Your program

• For a better excursion and visit, we propose departures at 8:30am or 2:00pm

• Your driver guide will tell you the the history of the castle and its famous inhabitants. Then, discover at your leisure, audio guide provided, the most famous places of Versailles, built for Louis XIV, well known as the Sun King, such as: Hall of Mirrors, King and Queen’s State apartments, King's Chamber...

• At the end of your visit, your driver guide will show you the majestic lawns, groves designed by Le Nôtre, French formal gardens’ inventor.

Privilege option :
Choose a visit to the castle with a Versailles specialist guide. Have an access to the interior of the palace, without waiting, with a special fast entry. He or she will tell you the life of the Kings and the Court at Versailles, and will reveal the sumptuous apartments and the wonderful halls of the palace.

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  • 499€ from 1 to 4 persons
  • 559€ from 5 to 6 persons
  • 629€ from 7 to 8 persons

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