Your Private Guided Tour of the Palace of Versailles and Marie-Antoinette's Estate - Full day

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Your Private Guided Tour of the Palace of Versailles and Marie-Antoinette's Estate - Full day

Private Guided Tour of the Palace of Versailles and Marie-Antoinette's Estate - Full day

YOU WILL ENJOY...

  • Discover the Château de Versailles, its gardens and the Domaine de Marie-Antoinette over a full day
  • Queue-breaking and priority access to avoid unnecessary waiting time
  • A private and guided tour of the Château, the gardens and the Trianons in the company of our professional English-speaking guide, who has a degree in art history
  • Free time to continue your visit to the Domaine and the Hameau de la Reine at your own pace
  • Individual audio headphones to hear the guide's explanations properly
  • The very competitive rate for a private and complete guided tour (Castle, Gardens and Estate)

GET TO EXPERIENCE...

Discover the Château de Versailles in unique and privileged conditions.

Whether you are a couple, with family, friends or simply on your own, we offer you the opportunity to visit Versailles in the company of a private, professional and experienced guide.

THE PROGRAMME OF YOUR VISIT

  • Guided tour from 10.00 am to 4.30 pm
  • Meeting with your personal guide, in front of the Palace of Versailles
  • Entrance hall and private and guided tour of the Château de Versailles with your certified guide (The King's and Queen's Great Apartments, including the Hall of Mirrors, the Bull's Eye Anteroom, the King's bedroom and the Council Chambers) - approximately 2hrs visit
  • Lunch at the Restaurant La Petite Venise (optional)
  • Private and guided tour of the Gardens - about 1h30 of visit
  • Visit to the Domaine de Marie-Antoinette (Trianons) - about 1 hour's visit
  • Possibility to continue your visit to Versailles at the end of the programme

THE VISIT OF THE CASTLE OF VERSAILLES

Listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site for 30 years, the Château de Versailles was the residence of the French kings Louis XIV, Louis XV and Louis XVI and their court from 1682 until the French Revolution in 1789. You will discover the magnificent Palace of Versailles in the company of your guide: its baroque architecture, its objets d'art, its sumptuous decorations, as well as its furniture made by the greatest craftsmen of the time.

You will have access to the most famous rooms of the Château: The King's Great Apartment with its 7 salons, all decorated on the theme of a god (the salon of Apollo, Mars, Mercury, Venus, etc.), the Queen's Apartments arranged symmetrically to those of the King, with the Coronation Hall and the Queen's bedroom, occupied in particular by Marie-Antoinette. You will be amazed by the splendid Hall of Mirrors, a place for receptions and parades designed by the famous architect Jules Hardouin-Mansart. 73m long and designed to dazzle visitors to the Sun King Louis XIV, it is lit by 17 windows and 350 mirrors and opens onto the splendid gardens of the Palace.

LUNCH IN THE PARK OF VERSAILLES (optional)

Lunch at your own expense.

We can also book a lunch at Little Venice for you.

Set in a royal environment, in the heart of the park of the Palace of Versailles, this charming restaurant will welcome you in a listed setting, a haven of peace and away from the crowds. You will enjoy simple, traditional cuisine of high quality and simplicity. On sunny days, the shaded terrace, surrounded by roses, will transport you for a meal in an elegant and refined environment.

THE GARDENS OF VERSAILLES

After your visit to the Château, your guide will show you the sumptuous formal gardens designed by Le Nôtre ...

An invitation to take a stroll, the majestic park stretches out on either side of the Grand Canal. Along the paths, you will discover a marvellous succession of marble statues, fountains, ponds, flowerbeds and groves. While strolling, you will admire the water beds, the Orangery and its exotic trees as well as the Neptune and Apollo basins.

On the days of the Grandes Eaux Musicales, the fountains come alive ... an enchanting show to the sound of baroque music (weekends and public holidays).

DOMAINE DE MARIE-ANTOINETTE

Our guide will accompany you to the Domaine Trianon and the Hameau de la Reine Marie Antoinette, an intimate and preserved place with bucolic charm situated away from the park.

Let yourself be surprised by this haven of peace, where Queen Marie-Antoinette lived!

Far from the splendour of the Château, the Domaine de Marie-Antoinette is made up of the Petit Trianon and the Hameau. Timeless, a place for receptions and walks, it exalts the imagination with its bucolic layouts and rural architecture.

As for the Grand Trianon, it allowed King Louis XIV to escape from the court and preserve his love affairs there. It gives an impression of intimacy and refinement. The palace is inspired by Italian architecture and invites to poetry and strolling.

After this guided tour (approx. 1 hour), you can continue your visit to the Queen's Hamlet at your leisure.

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GENERAL INFORMATIONS

  • Private group:
    • Fixed rate for 1 to 4 people : 545€
    • Fixed rate for 5 to 8 people: 845€
    • Fixed rate for 9 to 12 people: 1145€
    • For a group of more than 12 people: please contact us
  • Total duration 6h30
  • Queue-breaking access to the Palace
  • Guided tour of the Castle
  • Guided tour of the gardens
  • Guided tour of the Trianons
  • Individual audio headphones
  • Optional lunch

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