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From Paris: Palace of Versailles & Gardens w/ Transportation

4.8 / 5

92 reviews

Activity provider: GetYourGuide France

From Paris: Palace of Versailles & Gardens w/ Transportation

Activity provider: GetYourGuide France
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From US$ 68.15 per person

Explore the Palace of Versailles with its ornate apartments, sweeping gardens, and revolutionary history. Avoid navigating the metro system on your own and arrive relaxed with easy roundtrip transportation.

About this ticket

Free cancellation
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Duration 5.5 - 9.5 hours
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Experience

Highlights
  • Step into the world of Marie Antoinette and Louis XVI
  • Learn more about the "Sun King" from your audio guide
  • Stroll through the dazzling Hall of Mirrors
  • Visit the grandiose royal gardens and admire the opulent fountains
  • Arrive ready to explore the grounds after a comfortable bus ride
Full description

Stroll the expansive royal gardens, see yourself in the 357 mirrors of the glittering Hall of Mirrors, and learn about France’s monarchical history on this visit to the Palace of Versailles. Skip the hassle of getting to the palace from Paris with pre-booked transportation and admission. 

Imagine yourself a member of the French court as you peruse the ornate state apartments that housed the French monarchy from 1682 to 1789. Get the details on palace gossip and France’s revolutionary history with an included audio guide.

Spend hours exploring the legendary gardens. Admire the pristine fountains, sculptures, and beautifully manicured lawns. Discover Marie Antoinette’s private estate and controversial hamlet by choosing the full-day option.

Includes
  • Roundtrip transportation from the meeting point
  • Palace admission ticket
  • Audio guide for the palace
  • Access to the gardens
  • Musical gardens and fountain shows (depending on the date selected)
  • Access to Marie Antoinette's Estate (if the full-day option is selected)
  • Lunch
  • Personal expenses
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Admission to Marie Antoinette's Estate (if the half-day option is selected)
  • Tour guide
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

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Date

Meeting point

Please check-in at the GetYourGuide shop on 62 Avenue de Suffren 75015 Paris. The nearest metro is exit 5 of La Motte-Picquet - Grenelle (on metro lines 6, 8, or 10).

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Passport or ID card for children

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Weapons or sharp objects
  • Food and drinks
  • Luggage or large bags
  • Selfie sticks

Know before you go

  • Garden tickets are not needed to visit on Wednesdays in April, May, June, September, and October, prices will be adjusted accordingly
  • There are no musical or fountain shows on days when the gardens are free
  • For the half-day tour option, the return to Paris is at 2:00 PM, for the full-day option the return is at 6:00 PM
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 92 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.7/5
  • Transportation
    4.8/5
  • Value for money
    4.4/5

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Very well organised from the moment I booked to the moment I left the bus at the end of a wonderful day. GYG sent very clear and helpful emails and the staff who welcomed us on the day were efficient and friendly. Medi (?) who led our bus trip was very thorough and thoughtful in his instructions and I was impressed at the process of handing out tickets and ensuring everyone knew what to do / where to go next. Highly recommended and thank you for your hard work, GYG

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June 22, 2022

We booked the half day tour including transfer to Versailles. Included was entry to the castle and gardens. The bus left a bit late in the morning, but that wasn't a problem. We were greeted in a friendly manner at the meeting point and all questions were answered. Our guide Nicolas was super nice and guided us confidently. Half a day is absolutely sufficient if you want to get a first impression of Versailles. Everything is very spacious, you should be able to walk well for the 6 hours, otherwise it gets too sporty! And really enjoyed the day!

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May 27, 2022

Great tour, we were at the meeting point at 8:00 a.m. and unfortunately the bus didn't come until 8:35 a.m. Which is why we didn't get to Versailles until 9:20 a.m. Which then became scarce on the half-day tour. Otherwise great bus and great service can only be recommended. It's also great that you don't have to queue for a ticket.

April 27, 2022

Product ID: 415425