Your Visit the Chateau of Versailles - Full day from Paris

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Your Visit the Chateau of Versailles - Full day from Paris

1 day is the ideal time frame to discover, while taking your time, all the wonders and secrets of Versailles.
Thanks to our priority access ticket to Versailles, you will avoid a long queue at the entrance of the Castle during busy times.
Inside, the audio-guided comments* will allow you to discover, at your own pace, the most beautiful rooms of the palace such as the King's Grand Apartment, the Hall of Mirrors or "the Great Hall"...
At the end of your visit, you will enjoy free time to stroll through the marvelous Gardens designed by Le Nôtre. From April to October, admire the Musical Fountains (Tuesdays and Fridays) or the Fountains Show (every Saturday and Sunday). Compulsory fee added.
If you wish, you can take the Petit Train which will take you to the Petit and Grand Trianon, Marie-Antoinette's domain (optional).

Visit the Chateau of Versailles - Full day from Paris



This visit will allow you to appreciate several rooms and the most essential places of the castle and its domain:

  • The King's Grand Apartments, this prestigious seven-room area was 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 Galerie", as it was called in the 17th century, was used daily as a place of passage, and a waiting and meeting space for the courtesans and the visiting nobles.
  • The Grand Trianon: in 1687, Jules Hardouin Mansart built the Grand Trianon, probably the most refined group of buildings anywhere in the domain of Versailles, on the site of the "Porcelain Trianon", which Louis XIV had constructed in 1670 to escape the pomp and rigid formality of court life with his mistress Madame de Montespan.
  • The "Petit" Trianon, a place where Marie-Antoinette made her life far from the main chateau...



In the park of the Versailles castle, there are several alternatives which let you have lunch at your own pace and according to your needs.

If you wish, we can also book for you, as an option, the France Tourisme menu in a restaurant of the in the very heart of Versailles park; a charming restaurant classified as historical monument... You will enjoy this heavenly place away from the crowd and the French traditional menus. During summer time, you can also appreciate the terrace full of antique Marie-Antoinette roses.

MENU: See the menu


Hop on the small train from the North Terrace, near the Castle and discover the gardens and Marie Antoinette's Trianon. At train stops, you can hop on and off from the train as much as you wish.


Ticket for Marie Antoinette property will allow you to discover: the Petit Trianon, the theatre, the Grand Trianon, the Queen's farm surrounded by river, gardens, animals... Marie-Antoinette considered it as a place for calm and leisure, away from the strict rules of the Court.


Enjoy your free time to stroll the magnificent French gardens designed by Le Nôtre: nature is tamed, flowerbeds are geometric and the aisles are structured. The gardens are adorned with more than 400 marble, bronze and led statues and the fountains, ponds and terraces obey the laws of optical illusion, so the Grand Canal seems closer when standing at the foot of the castle.

If you rather not walk too much, visit the domain with the mini train. You can get off the train at any stop for a visit and get on the next train.


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€).


When the Versailles Palace was built, the city of Versailles was a country village; today it is a suburb, some twenty kilometers southwest of Paris. The court of Versailles was the center of political power in France from 1682, when Louis XIV moved from Paris, until the royal family was forced to return to the capital in October 1789 after the beginning of the French Revolution. Versailles is therefore famous not only as a building, but as a symbol of the system of absolute monarchy of the "Ancient Régime" in France.

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  • Tours: Every day except Monday by comfortable and air-conditioned vehicles
  • Different schedules: departure from our Louvre agency
    - Departure: 8:00am / Return: 7:00pm
    - Departure: 8:00am / Return: 4:00pm
    - Departure: 11:00am / Return: 7:00pm
  • Includes: Skip the line entrance tickets to the Palace + Audio-guided comments* + Gardens entrance
  • Options:
    - Hotel pick up and drop off
    - Domain tickets (visit of the Trianons)
    - Little train tickets (access to the Domain)
    - Lunch

Meeting Point

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

Child rate

Child rate applies to EU citizens under 26 years old or under 18 years old for none-EU tourists. An identity document is required.

Children under 3 years old

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

Infos Flash

* For health reasons, the audio guides in Versailles are replaced by an application to download. Completely free, this application for smartphones and tablets offers guided tours for the Palace, the gardens and the Trianon estate. The application can be used without an Internet connection.
Download in the App Store
Available on Google play

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

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