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Your Giverny + Versailles in one day

This trip is specially designed to discover, in one day, two of the most famous sites near Paris: Claude Monet's house and gardens in Giverny and the Château de Versailles.

You will leave from the centre of Paris and travel in a comfortable air-conditioned vehicle. The morning will be dedicated to the discovery of Giverny, in particular the restored house of Monet and its wonderful gardens. You will have 4 hours to visit, at your own pace, this remarkable site (entrance tickets are included in your package). You will also have the possibility to have lunch on site (optional).
After your visit to Giverny, we will transfer you directly to the Château de Versailles. You will have priority access to the palace to avoid queuing and make the most of your visit inside the castle (visit at your own pace, with audio-guided commentaries*). You will also have free time to stroll through the magnificent gardens designed by Le Nôtre.

Tour day trip<br />Giverny and Versailles

YOU WILL ENJOY...

GIVERNY AND MONET'S HOUSE VISIT

Located at 80km of Paris, Giverny is a very charming village. Claude Monet decided to move here in order to develop his passions: painting, gardening and photography.

During the tour, you will see Monet's house restored as in the old days, the painter's workshop and stroll through the wonderful garden.

Inside Monet's house, where he lived from 1883 to 1926, you will discover:

  • The ground floor: the "blue lounge" (room for reading), the groceries, the workshop, the dining room with the famous collection of Japanese drawings on the wall, and the kitchen well decorated.
  • The first floor: the private apartments with Monet's bedroom (specific period furniture), Alice's bedroom and "toilettes". In front of the house, you will be charmed by the famous Monet's gardens which are majestic and represent one of the painter's greatest master pieces.

>> After your visit of Giverny we will procure your transfer Château de Versailles.

THE VERSAILLES PALACE VISIT

You will discover on you're the fabulous rooms of the palace:

  • The King's Grand Apartment, a prestigious seven-room enfilade meant to serve as a parade apartment, that is, as a venue for the sovereign's official acts. Therefore it was sumptuously decorated according to the model of former Italian palaces.
  • The Hall of Mirrors or "the Grande Gallerie", as it was called in the 17th century, was used daily as a place of passage, and a waiting and meeting space for the courtiers and the visiting public.

THE GARDENS OF VERSAILLES

You will have free time to stroll through the amazing gardens. Versailles is the model of the typical French garden laid out between 1661 and 1700 by le Nôtre who levelled off the land, drained it and landscaped the views, groves, canals, and flowers bed. The gardens are adorned with more than 400 marble, bronze and led statues and water fountains.

FOUNTAINS SHOW AND MUSICAL GARDENS

From April to October, the fountains come to life and you can watch the fabulous spectacle of the great waters set to baroque music. The "Grandes Eaux de Versailles" show takes place on saturdays and sundays, the "Jardins Musicaux de Versailles" takes place from Tuesday to Friday (compulsory extra charge +10€)


OPTION LUNCH AT GIVERNY +30€ :

Located just outside Claude Monet's house in a former farm from the same period, this restaurant will seduce you thanks to its numerous assets. Whether you are sitting on the flowery terrace, in the great room overlooked by the counter or in the patio with a view on the former courtyard of the farm, you will be able to try out specialties from Claude Monet's recipes. Joël Poupat, Nathalie and Jean-Yves Bernard will be delighted to welcome you in their restaurant located in the heart of Giverny.

The traditional architecture of that place, the quality dishes and the service will make your gourmet break an enjoyable moment. Whether you come with your family or as a couple, you shall be pleased. Let yourself be treated by the sweetness of the impressionist Normandy.

GENERAL INFORMATIONS

  • Tours: Wednesday and Sunday until end of October by comfortable and air-conditioned vehicles
  • Departure to Giverny: From our agency at 8:30 a.m.
  • 4h visit at Giverny - Tickets for House of Monet included
  • Transfer from Giverny to Versailles at 2:00pm
  • 3h visit of Versailles:
    Skip the line entrance to the Palace + Audio-guided comments* + gardens entrance
  • Return: at our agency at 7:00 p.m. (Departure from Versailles at 6:00pm)
  • Option: Lunch at Giverny

Meeting Point

France Tourisme Agency - 6, rue de l'amiral de Coligny - 75001 Paris - Access map

Travel with children

Special price for children -12 years old.
If you are accompanied by children under 3 years old, please specify it at the end of your order or contact us.

Our offers can be customized for a group from 8 people and more - For more informations : Contact our Groups Department

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