Throughout the tour your guide-interpreter will bring back to life the history of the Palace of Versailles where, from 1682, Louis XIV officially settled his court and his government. In particular, you will discover the Great Royal Apartments, the Hall of Mirrors and the Queen's Apartments.
Take advantage of some free time at the end of the excursion to stroll through the French gardens surrounded by sculptures (statues, busts, marble vases) made from 1661 by teams of sculptors initially supervised by Charles Le Brun, the King's favorite painter.
Versailles Fountain Show Special Program:
April 3rd to October 31st (Saturdays & Sundays) and May 18th to June 29th (Tuesdays). For a selected time you have the option to see the magnificent fountain displays, which reveal the skill and artistry of 3 centuries of French garden design and engineering. The display is accompanied by music composed at the time of Louis XIV's court.
Please note: The first Sunday of each month the visit will be unguided, you will be provided with an audio guide.
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Pyramides, central Paris.
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AM tour in English
Morning tour departing at 8:45am with English speaking guide, including entry and guided tour through Palace of Versailles. (1st Sunday of the month via audio guide)
PM tour in English
Afternoon tour departing at 2pm with English speaking guide, including entry and guided tour through Palace of Versailles. (1st Sunday of the month via audio guide)
PM Tour in English & Fountain
Afternoon tour departs at 2pm (English guide). Tour includes Palace of Versailles entry & guided tour. Also, the Versailles Fountain Show Special Program (approx. 8 euros per adult) tickets included.
Versailles Guided Tour with Optional Fountain Show
- Guaranteed to skip the long lines
- Entrance fees into Palace
- Transport by air-conditioned coach
- Conducted by a qualified guide-interpreter (except first Sunday of each month where an audio guide will be provided)
- Gratuities (optional)
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Food and drinks, unless specified
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
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