Fontainebleau and Vaux le Vicomte Small-Group Day Trip from Paris
- Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
- Recorded commentary by audio headphones
- Small group ensures personal service
- Lunch included
Your tour continues into the Fontainebleau Forest and through the village of Barbizon, famous since the 19th century thanks to artists such as Millet, Rousseau and Stevenson. There is no stop in the village of Barbizon but a chance to admire the landscapes on the drive through to the next stop, the Castle of Vaux le Vicomte.
This Chateau was Nicolas Fouquet's masterpiece which inspired Louis 14th to build the Palace of Versailles and launched the careers of landscape gardener Andre le Notre and decorator Charles le Brun. After lunch at Vaux le Vicomte (included) you'll take an audio-guided tour of the chateau's main rooms. Your small group full-day trip from Paris by minivan ends with time to stroll through the castle's gardens and visit the carriage museum.
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Fontainebleau and Vaux le Vicomte small-group day trip from Paris with an English-speaking guide
Barbizon, Fontainebleau and Vaux Le Vicomte by Minivan
- Entrance fees
- Lunch with drinks
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Transport by air-conditioned minivan ( maximum 8 passengers)
- Professional guide
- Audioguides at Fontainebleau and Vaux le Vicomte
- Gratuities (optional)
- Food and drink, unless specified
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- All guests will be seated at tables of 6 - 8 people, a table for two is not available
Reviewed by: rrcort, September 2014
This tour was amazing!
Reviewed by: Louis W R, September 2014
We had a wonderful day at Fontainbleau and Vaux le Vicomte!!! Herbert was our driver and tour guide and he was awesome!!! Very professional, pleasant and knowledgeable!!! Any questions the four of us came up with, he was able to answer!! We could not have had a better day-largely thanks to Herbert!!