Guided Tour to Palace of Versailles - Skip the Line

Guided Tour to Palace of Versailles - Skip the Line


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  • Visit the Palace of Versailles independently
  • The experienced and expert guide makes the tour interesting
  • A guided tour gives insights into the life of French Kings
  • Explore the grounds of the Palace in your free time
  • Priority access to the Gardens even on Musical Fountains day
  • Mobile Voucher accepted, no need to take the print!


Embark on a journey to the Palace of Versailles and join the guide on site. Get to know about the interesting history of the Kings of France. The Palace of Versailles was home to French monarchs from Francis I to Louis XVI. Hear stories and uncover secrets that make the tour enthralling. Discover sprawling gardens that are UNESCO-listed World Heritage Sites. From 1682 to 1789, the Palace of Versailles was home to French Government. Delve in the beauty of lavish rooms and panoramic gardens.


Join on a fascinating journey through the illustrious Palace of Versailles, a grand testament to the opulence of French royalty. Your adventure begins as you meet our knowledgeable guide at the historic Place d'Armes, located beneath the statue of Louis XIV, in the heart of Versailles. Armed with a time-stamped passport granting you privileged access to the entire Domaine de Versailles, including the gardens, Grand and Petit Trianon, and the charming Hameau de la Reine, you are set for an unforgettable experience.
As you enter the Palace of Versailles, a masterpiece of 17th-century French architecture, you can almost feel the echoes of history whispering through its corridors. Our expert guide, a storyteller par excellence, will lead you through the royal apartments, each adorned with exquisite decorations and named after Greek gods. From the Apollo parlor to other regal chambers, you will be immersed in the lavish world of French kings.
The journey through time continues as our guide shares lively anecdotes about the lives and reigns of the great monarchs, from the visionary Francis I to the tragic Louis XVI. Stroll through the meticulously decorated rooms, each one a testament to the glory of the French monarchy. The guide's narrative weaves together the tales of these rulers, providing a vivid insight into their daily lives and the ceremonies that once graced the majestic Hall of Mirrors.
The climax of your Palace visit unfolds in the Hall of Mirrors, a once vibrant reception hall that witnessed numerous historic ceremonies. The sheer opulence of this room, adorned with countless mirrors and impeccably maintained floors, is sure to leave you dazzled, transporting you to the grandeur of bygone eras.
After the guided tour of the palace, step into the shoes of the aristocracy as you envisage attending a lavish ball in the past. Gazing out at the park from the large terrace, you will be captivated by the breathtaking view that unfolds before you. The gardens, meticulously designed by the unmatched landscape architect André le Nôtre, beckon you to explore their beauty. Stroll through the walkways, marvel at the vibrant flowers, and be enchanted by the dancing fountains that adorn the grounds.
Your journey through the estate continues with a visit to the Grand Trianon, a retreat designed by Louis XIV to escape the demands of court life. Its architectural splendors and tranquil surroundings provide a glimpse into the private world of the French monarchs. The Petit Trianon, commissioned by Louis XV for his beloved Madame de Pompadour, offers another perspective, showcasing the more intimate side of royal life.
To complete your exploration, do not miss the Hameau de la Reine, a picturesque retreat cherished by Marie Antoinette. This idyllic hamlet served as a haven where the queen could relax with her children, surrounded by the serene beauty of nature.
In conclusion, your visit to the Palace of Versailles is not merely a tour; it is a captivating odyssey through the annals of French history. With a time-stamped passport in hand, you will have the privilege of savoring the rich tapestry of royal life, from the grandeur of the palace to the tranquility of the gardens and the charming retreats that echo the whispers of a bygone era.


Timings: 09:15am, 12:00pm and 02:45pm (please reach 20min prior to the start time)
Duration: Approx 4 hours
Meeting Point: CHATEAU DE VERSAILLES Place d'Armes, 78000 Versailles
Ending Point: Same as meeting point 
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  • Skip the Line Ticket to the Palace of Versallies
  • Access to the Gardens, the Trianon and the atypical Hameau de la Reine
  • Professional Guide


  • Hotel Pick up and Drop off 
  • Gratuities
  • Meals

Redemption Info

You can show your mobile or printed voucher at the meeting location: CHATEAU DE VERSAILLES Place d'Armes, 78000 Versailles. Nearest Metro: Versailles Château Rive Gauche
In loss of voucher/ticket, company is not liable for any refund.
Ticket/ Voucher is valid to the travel date you choose.

Know Before You Go

Wheelchair or stroller accesssible: No
Voucher Information: Mobile and Paper vouchers, both are accepted!
Travellers are advised to carry their Passport/ID card at the time of the visit.
Security checks or unforeseen crowds can slow down entry.
The tour involves walking long distances.
Photos without flash are permitted within the palace.
2:45pm departure is available in English language only.
Disclaimer : Due to traffic issues, public holidays, weather conditions and unforeseen circumstances, there might be sudden changes in the route or in the schedule. Traffic congestion and road closures - may cause delays and changes to the route. We’ll do all we can to provide a smooth and frequent service! No refund will be offered for any changes or  cancelations due to any unforeseen circumstances 

Cancellation Policy

No Cancellation Charges up to 48 hours before the chosen travel date. 100% cancellation fee applied within 48 hours of travel date.