1. France
  2. Ile-de-France
  3. Paris
  4. Palace of Versailles

Versailles Palace & Gardens: Ticket, Audio Guide & Transfer

Product ID: 24909
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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.
About this ticket
Duration: 4 hours - 1 day
Check availability to see starting times.
Skip the line through a separate entrance
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Host or greeter
Spanish, English
Audio guide/headphones
Spanish, Korean, Chinese, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Polish, Portuguese, Russian
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • 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, and the Estate of Marie Antoinette
  • Select an optional upgrade to watch the Musical Garden or Fountain show
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.
Includes
  • Transport to and from Paris by air-conditioned bus
  • Hostess on the bus
  • Skip-the-line entrance to the palace
  • Audio guide in the palace
  • Access to the gardens
  • Access to Grand and Petit Trianon, and the Estate of Marie Antoinette (only for Full-Day Experience option)
  • Access to either Musical Garden or Musical Fountain show (depending on option selected)
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup & drop-off
  • Food & drink
  • Gratuities (optional)
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

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Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.3 / 5

based on 801 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    4.3 / 5
  • Organization
    4.4 / 5
  • Value for money
    4.1 / 5
  • Safety
    4.6 / 5
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Versailles was incredible. The grounds were also much larger and more spread out than I’d realized. Our instructor was very easy to understand and very knowledgeable on various details at Versailles. The tour bus did breakdown before we were taken to Versailles (beyond their control as the buses didn’t appear old) but an alternate form of transportation was quickly found. The tour guide did forget to give us our tickets to the Petite Trianon so we had to walk out there to get them (not a huge deal if you were going anyways).

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December 5, 2019

Loved seeing the palace and gardens! The tour provides transportation, skip the line, and audio guides so you can do everything at your own pace. There's places to eat there. I brought my own headphones to hook up to the guide which was very convenient for taking pictures and still listening.

November 21, 2019

The whole day was extremely well organised and we had a fabulous time. Definitely the right decision to save travel worries and to bypass the queues. One thing I would mention is the amount of walking that you do if you are there all day and include the gardens (wear comfortable footwear!).

October 30, 2019

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Product ID: 24909