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Paris: Versailles Palace Self Guided Tour & Gardens Ticket

Activity provider: Paris' TRIP

Paris: Versailles Palace Self Guided Tour & Gardens Ticket

Activity provider: Paris' TRIP
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From US$ 77.47 per person

Likely to sell out

Travel by air-conditioned bus from Paris, skip the long lines and enjoy a self-guided audio tour of the palace. After, explore the beautiful gardens with the Grand and Petit Trianon, and the Estate of Marie Antoinette.

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Duration 4 - 7 hours
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French, English
Optional audio guide
Spanish, Chinese, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Korean


  • Enjoy transfer from Paris to Versailles in an air-conditioned vehicle
  • Explore the beautiful Palace of Versailles with skip-the-line privileges
  • Benefit from an audio-guided tour in the language of your choice
  • Stroll through the gardens and explore the Grand and Petit Trianon
  • Admire the ornately decorated State apartments of the King and Queen
Full description
Travel in the comfort of a fully air-conditioned bus from Paris city center to Versailles, home of Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette until the French Revolution in 1789. Your host will be on board the bus and ready to answer any questions you may have.  Be transported back to the Golden Age of France with a trip to the Palace of Versailles, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and emblem of French royalty and extravagance. Marvel at the breathtaking royal chateau, transformed by the ‘Sun King’ Louis XIV in the 1660s from a hunting lodge.  Your audio guide, available in 11 languages, will enable you to discover the State apartments of the King and Queen, the Royal Chapel and Hall of Mirrors, the epitome of French opulence; three hundred and fifty-seven mirrors line the gold-adorned hall and crystal chandeliers hang from the ceiling. After explore the famous gardens of Versailles with access to the Grand and Petit Trianon, and the Estate of Marie Antoinette. Depending on the day and option booked, you will also be able to see either the Musical Garden or Fountain Show. After your visit, you will be taken back to Paris by air-conditioned bus.
  • Transport to and from Paris by air-conditioned bus
  • Hostess on the bus
  • Skip-the-line entrance to the palace
  • Access to the gardens
  • Access to Grand and Petit Trianon (if full-day option selected)
  • Access to the Estate of Marie Antoinette (if full-day option selected)
  • Access to either Musical Garden or Musical Fountain show (depending on the day)
  • Hotel pickup & drop-off
  • Food & drink
  • Gratuities (optional)
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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Meeting point

Meet at 41 Avenue De La Bourdonnais, 75007 Paris. The nearest Metro Stops are Ecole Militaire on line 8, Trocadero on line 6 or 9 or Pont de l'alma on the REC C train. There is no alternate meeting points possible. Latecomers can't be refunded or rescheduled.

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Water

Not allowed

  • High-heeled shoes
  • Baby strollers
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.4 /5

based on 995 reviews

Review summary

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The ease of transportation in the shuttle with the tour guide was great! He was super knowledgeable and would talk about things we were passing that I didn't know. If you have the time, do the all day tour. There are so many lovely things to see/learn about. We brought our 2 children and felt rushed. The gardens are absolutely beautiful!

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August 30, 2022

Service from Paris Trips was amazing. Nice van with AC (though not enough) . Arnaud is a great and friendly host, he gave us a lot of fun and interesting information in and out of Versailles. It takes long walking once in the palace so it's nice to be transported in a confortable van and not trying to figure it out how to get there by yourself. The 4-hour tour is too short for Versailles , this is not a fault from the organizer, this is just a comment to anyone interested in visiting VersailleS. We took this option as we didn't have much time, so 4 hours just gave us a snapshot of what is Versailles. We'"ll take a longer tour next time. If you can, pick the longer tour. If you go in hot summer days bring water and snacks as it will take a while and long lines to eat something. It's a magical place and worth the time and money.

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August 24, 2022

It worked very well. We arrived at the meeting point and went by bus back and forth to Verseille. It was smooth. Verseille was very beautiful and stately. It was about 2 hours of sightseeing and the same amount of transport time. Another hour of sightseeing could be added, otherwise everything was fine.

July 17, 2022

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