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Sightseeing ToursVersailles

Versailles by Bike Day Tour
Take a tour of Versailles with a difference - by bicycle! It's the only way to see Versailles' expansive gardens plus you'll get to see highlights of Versailles that most visitors miss, including Marie Antoinette's country-style Hameau, the Petit Trianon and the Grand Trianon. You'll also enjoy a picnic by the Grand Canal then take a tour of the Palace of Versailles.

Viator VIP: Palace of Versailles Small-Group Tour with Private Viewing of the Royal Quarters
See the Palace of Versailles (Château de Versailles) as French kings once did – with this small-group tour that includes a once-in-a-lifetime private viewing of the palace’s Royal Quarters. This exclusive tour gives you priority entrance to Versailles through a reserved door and provides you with unprecedented access to magnificent private rooms – such as Louis XVI’s library – which are normally off-limits to the general public, allowing you to see a side of the UNESCO World-Heritage-listed Palace of Versailles that most never will.

This VIP experience also includes a tour of two rooms in the State Apartments and the famous Hall of Mirrors as soon as the palace opens, before the majority of the crowd arrives. Your priority entrance ticket allows you to go straight inside the palace with your small group (maximum 16 people), beating most of the public to these rooms.

Skip the Line: Versailles Full-Day Tour

Explore the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Palace of Versailles (Chateau de Versailles) and the Versailles Gardens (Jardins de Versailles) on a full-day tour. As you wander through the Versailles Gardens, your expert guide will bring French history back to life and also explain the stories behind Marie Antoinette's Estate. If you happen to be there on a Sunday, take the opportunity to watch the amazing fountain show in the gardens. For a more personalized experience, upgrade your standard tour to a small-group tour with a maximum of 10 people, ensuring a more personalized experience.


Skip the Line: Versailles Palace and Gardens Walking Tour
Experience the grandeur of Versailles Palace and Gardens on a small-group tour from either Paris or Versailles (the choice is yours)! Enjoy skip-the-line access, and then explore the palace and gardens in a small group of no more than 20 people. There is a certain magic that fizzes through the air at the Palace of Versailles. Hidden away from the modern world, this majestic European castle on the outskirts of Paris is a perfectly preserved example of the reckless extravagance of the French monarchy.

The famous Palace of Versailles is Parisian life at its most luxurious, with gold-brushed furniture, quilted four-poster beds and lush rolling lawns that stretch as far as the eye can see. Marvel at the sheer size of the Palace of Versailles, one of the most beautiful castles in the world with an astonishing 700 rooms.

Skip the Line: Versailles Half-Day Tour

Explore the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Palace of Versailles and Gardens of Versailles on a half-day tour. Your expert guide will bring French history back to life as you walk through the Palace of Versailles, where King Louis XIV officially settled his court and government in 1682. Soak in the palace’s Baroque architecture, admire the rooms full of art and see how some of the most infamous members of nobility really lived. Plus, avoid the long entry lines with this skip-the-line ticket!


Skip the Line: Palace of Versailles Tour with Night Fountain Show

Explore the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Palace of Versailles (Chateau de Versailles) and see a spectacular night fountain show on this half-day tour. Your expert guide will bring French history back to life as you enjoy skip-the-line access to the palace and wander through its magnificent interior. At night, you'll witness the magnificent fountain show in the Versailles Gardens (Jardins de Versailles).


Versailles Gardens Ticket: Summer Musical Fountains Show

Spend your day at the enchanting Gardens of Versailles and enjoy the must-see Versailles fountain shows. Noted in the UNESCO World Heritage list, these fairytale-like French gardens are impressive to behold. Your independent ticket to the Gardens of Versailles offers you a full day of sightseeing at the grand estate. Listen to the Baroque music, explore the secluded groves, watch the fountain show in the morning or afternoon (or both!) and stroll around the graceful gardens under the sun as you immerse yourself in rich French history.


Paris to Versailles Round-Trip Shuttle Transfer by Luxury Minibus
Travel from Paris to Versailles in a convenient, stress-free way by luxury minivan! Leave the driving to the professionals and relax as you make the short trip south from Paris to Versailles. The journey lasts roughly 45 minutes, leaving you with about 2.5 hours at leisure in Versailles before returning to Paris.

Versailles Gardens Ticket: Summer Fountains Night Show and Fireworks with Optional Royal Serenade Dance Show

Experience Versailles Gardens (Jardins de Versailles) at night, when they are transformed by music and fountain displays. These grand performances are reminiscent of the many festivities organized by Louis XIV, who reigned from 1643 to 1715. Guided by the sound of Baroque music, use your independent ticket to the Versailles Gardens to discover the illuminated groves and the glorious fireworks display.

If you have more time spare, then why not upgrade to start your evening with a visit inside Versailles Palace to see a Baroque dance performance called Serenades Royales before the fireworks show? The dance show takes place inside the State Apartments and the Hall of Mirrors and lasts roughly 40 minutes. A perfect way to start the evening!


2-Day Versailles Tour with Fountain Show

Experience the best of Versailles on an overnight tour that includes accommodation, guided tours of the Palace of Versailles (Chateau de Versailles) and Versailles Gardens (Jardins de Versailles), two fountain shows and entrance to Marie Antoinette’s estate. During your two days, learn about the history and stunning architecture of the palace and see its incredible interiors, including the King and the Queen’s State Apartments and the Hall of Mirrors. Have free time to explore the town of Versailles on your own, and enjoy both the lovely Fountain Show and the fabulous Night Fountain Show. You’ll also see Marie Antoinette’s beloved Petit Trianon.


Versailles Gardens Ticket: Summer Musical Gardens

Spend a day in the Versailles Gardens (Jardins de Versailles) and discover its 13 groves while you listen to the accompanying sounds of classical music. This independent tour allows you to explore the elegant greenery of the famous Versailles Gardens, with their finely trimmed trees and Baroque sculptures. Take your time and explore the UNESCO World Heritage-listed gardens at your own pace with this full-day entrance ticket.


Best of Versailles Day Trip from Paris: Skip-the-Line Palace of Versailles Tour, Grand Canal Lunch and the Grand Trianon
See the highlights of Versailles in one day on this comprehensive trip from Paris. After traveling to the town by luxury minibus, skip past the entrance lines with your priority-access ticket and then head inside the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Palace of Versailles. Tour the State Apartments, seeing the incredible Hall of Mirrors, and then explore Versailles Gardens at leisure. Enjoy a 3-course restaurant lunch by the Grand Canal and visit the Grand Trianon and the Queen’s Hamlet.

Viator Exclusive: Palace of Versailles and Court of Scents Tour
Visit the UNESCO-listed Palace of Versailles, and then take a walking tour of the incredible Court of Scents (Cour des Senteurs) – it’s a unique tour combination available nowhere else! After exploring the lavish palace at leisure, where you listen to commentary using an audiopen guide and interactive map, stroll around Versailles’ sweet-scented courtyard with a guide. Learn of the role that perfume played in the days of King Louis XIV and visit the luxury perfumery Guerlain. This Viator Exclusive also includes a visit to the Royal Tennis Court and access to Versailles Gardens.

Viator Exclusive: Versailles Palace and Marie-Antoinette's Petit Trianon from Paris
Discover the highlights of Versailles on this 5-hour trip to the UNESCO-listed site, from Paris. You’ll tour Marie-Antoinette’s hamlet and Le Petit Trianon. Follow your expert guide to the Palace of Versailles where you’ll learn about its rich history and witness its magnificent opulence firsthand. From there, enjoy free time in Versailles Gardens before returning to Paris in the early evening.

Walking Tour of Historic Versailles Plus French Buffet Lunch
Step back in time and learn all about the historic town of Versailles on this fascinating walking tour. Your knowledgeable guide will tell you anecdotes and stories that bring the past to life as you visit locations including the King’s Kitchen Garden, the Municipal Library and the Royal Tennis Court. Afterward, head to Monument Café near the Palace of Versailles and enjoy an all-you-can-eat buffet lunch including French specialties such as snails and frog legs.

This small-group tour is limited to 20 people to create a more laid-back, intimate experience.

Versailles Gardens and City Segway Tour

A fun and easy way to experience Versailles, this Segway tour takes you through the amazing Versailles Park on a 2-hour or 3-hour narrated tour. Ride along the Grand Canal and past the Grand Trianon, Petit Trianon and Queen’s Hamlet, pausing for a fabulous view of the magnificent Palace of Versailles. On the 3-hour tour, you’ll also explore some of the city of Versailles itself. It’s a fun and easy way to experience UNESCO World Heritage-listed Versailles Park (Parc du Château de Versailles) — all while enjoying informative commentary from your guide. Numbers are limited to 14 people on this small-group Segway tour, ensuring you’ll enjoy a more personalized experience.

Skip the Line: Palace of Versailles Entrance Ticket with Audio Guide, Gardens, Trianons or Marie-Antoinette Estate
Enjoy priority entrance to the UNESCO-listed Palace of Versailles and Gardens of Versailles with an independent skip-the-line tour. Choose from four self-guided audio tours to explore the sights you want at your own pace, each accompanied by an informative audio guide. Visit the Palace of Versailles to witness the power and opulence of notorious French King Louis XIV, and stroll through the vast Gardens of Versailles, home to the Trianon Palaces and Marie-Antoinette’s Estate. You also have the option of attending the famous Musical Fountains or Gardens Show during the summer months.

Private Tour: Versailles Horse and Carriage Ride
Travel back in time and feel like French royalty on a private horse and carriage ride through Versailles; it’s a great way to see the city before or after visiting Versailles Palace! Choose a 30-minute ride through the historical districts of Quartier St-Louis or Quartier Notre-Dame, or combine both on a 1-hour ride. In a private carriage seating a maximum of four people, see famous Versailles attractions such as Versailles Cathedral, the Potager du Roi, the Court of Scents, Place d'Armes, Church of Notre-Dame, Place du Marché and Hôtel de Ville.

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