OverviewExperience a guided tour of the Palace of Versailles with skip the line access, showing you the most important rooms of the Palace and giving you an insight into the Kings and Queens who once lived here. Your tour includes a visit to world-famous the Gardens of Versailles. On certain days you’ll see the fountain show, where water explodes to the sound of music, or enjoy visiting the gardens to the sound of classical music at the Musical Gardens event
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Marvel at the sheer size of the Palace of Versailles, one of the largest and most beautiful castles in the world with a whopping 700 rooms.
Meet your expert, English-speaking guide in Versailles where they’ll begin a tour of the Gardens and Palace of Versailles. With a maximum of 20 to 25 people per group (depending on your day of travel), your tour of Versailles will be unhurried and enjoyable. We Skip the Line via pre-booked entrance to Versailles and your guide will lead you from one marvelous room to the next, pointing out where Louis XIV tormented his friends and family with long, boring ceremonies. Peruse its incredible array of fine art and the intricate design of its 1250 fireplaces as you work your way through the highlights of the castle including the King and Queen’s apartments, the Chapel, the Coronation Room, the Hall of Mirrors and the Salon of Abundance. This list of rooms your guide will show you goes on and on, each one an entirely different and unique experience from the Peace Room to the Queen’s bedchamber.
And just when you think that you have seen all that the Palace of Versailles has to offer, you’ll burst into the sunlight and encounter its dazzling manicured gardens, over 1,800 acres in size. Depending on the date chosen and your tour option you will have the option to witness the spectacular Fountain Show or the Musical Gardens show before departing.
Inclusions for Skip The Line: Versailles Palace And Gardens Tour From Versailles
- Entrance ticket to the Palace of Versailles
- Entrance ticket to the Gardens of Versailles
- Headsets to hear the guide clearly
- Small groups tour : 25 passengers
- Local guide
Exclusions for Skip The Line: Versailles Palace And Gardens Tour From Versailles
- Hotel pick-up/drop-off
Palace of Versailles & Gardens: King and Queen's Apartments, the Chapel, the 17th century galleries and the Hall of Mirrors, Hercules Drawing Room, Salon of Abundance, Venus Room, Diana Room (with a bust of Louis XIV by Bernini), Mars Room, Mercury Room, Apollo Room, War Room, Peace Room, King's bedroom, Queen's bedchamber, Salon of the Nobles, Coronation Room, Royal Chapel. The tour includes a tour if the gardens and you will have free time to explore.
Palace of Versailles + Fountain Display: The Versailles Fountain Show is a wonderful musical event held in the exclusive groves where you can watch fountains explode to the sounds of a cello, designed by André Le Nôtre. The ticket to the show will be included in your tour price and does not run on Thursday.
Palace of Versailles + Musical Gardens Show: Be enchanted by the simple beauty of classical music played in beautiful surroundings during the Musical Gardens event. The event runs only on Tuesday.
Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 1 day of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
Versailles Fountain Show does not run on Thursdays. The fountain show runs on Tuesday (May 31 - June 28), Saturday and Sunday (April 2 - October 2)
Not wheelchair accessible
- If you cancel within 3 calendar days (72 hours) of the scheduled departure time, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel between 4 to 7 Calendar days before scheduled tour departure,the cancellation charge will be 50% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel at least 8 calendar days in advance of the scheduled departure time, there is no cancellation fee. You will receive Full Refund for the paid amount.
- Please note that in case of No show, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the listed tour fare.
- Please note tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.