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Guided Tour of the Versailles Palace & Gardens – Priority-access ticket (without transport)

Activity - Holidays & weekends in Versailles

Guided Tour of the Versailles Palace & Gardens – Priority-access ticket (without transport) - Activity - Holidays & weekends in Versailles
Culture and education

Avenue du Général de Gaulle - Versailles

Explore the famous palace of versailles and its gardens thanks to this guided tour!

The Palace of Versailles is one of the most beautiful accomplishments of 17th-century French art. It was classed as a unesco world Heritage Site some 30 years ago.

Admire the King's apartments, the Hall of Mirrors and the numerous fountains in the gardens of the Palace of Versailles!

For 2 hours and a half, your guide will teach you more about the history of key figures from the French monarchy and the design of the gardens.

Take advantage of priority access and immerse yourself in the world of the royals!


Guided Tour of the Versailles Palace & Gardens – Priority-access ticket (without transport)
65 €
Pricing formulas
Adult (18 years +)
Child (6–17 years)
Infant (0–5 years) – Free

Practical information

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Good to knowActivity subject to weather conditions
In detail

• Availability: every day except Monday from April to October (excluding exceptional dates)
• Meeting time: 1pm
• Languages: English
• Meeting point: Guidatours agency
• Buggies or strollers are not permitted inside the palace
• Flat shoes recommended (parquet flooring within the palace and cobblestones outside)
• Access to the Palace of Versailles is difficult for people with reduced mobility
• Non-flash photography is permitted inside the palace
• This tour includes admission to the following special events held in the gardens: From April 3 to October 31, entry to the Versailles Gardens is subject to a supplement fee (payable on the day)  for the following special events:

The Fountain Show:  every Saturday & Sunday and Tuesdays from May 19 to June 23, + May 8 * the musical gardens:  tuesday and Friday (excluding May 8, and Tuesdays from May 19 to June 23)  
• No pets allowed

Establishment policy

PaymentCredit card
Included in the price
• Priority access to the Palace of Versailles
• Admission to the gardens
• Entry to the Fountains Show (depending on the date selected)
• The services of an expert guide
Not included in the price
• The meal
• Tips (optional)
• All other extras
Cancellation conditions
No charges will be levied for cancellations made more than 7 days before the date of the activity (excluding special dates). After this, the following charges will be levied: Between 7 and 4 days prior: 50% of the price After this time and in case of a no-show: 100% of the price Any reservation made for special dates cannot be cancelled, modified or refunded. - Cancellation insurance

Places of interest nearby

Museum Les Grandes Heures du Parlement (100 m)
Train station of Versailles - Rive-Gauche (140 m)
RER station Versailles-Rive-Gauche (140 m)
Tourist Office of Versailles (190 m)
Grande Ecurie (300 m)
Private Mansion of the Menus Plaisirs (340 m)
Royale Factory (370 m)
Cathedral Saint-Louis (450 m)
Private Mansion of La Guerre (570 m)
Private Mansion of La Marine (590 m)

Events nearby

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The last big rock event of the summerAugust 2021Saint-Cloud (7 km)
Le Grand Feu firework display in Saint Cloud
The biggest firework display in EuropeSeptember 2021Saint-Cloud (7.8 km)
A music event against AIDSJune 2021Paris (9.9 km)
Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe
The glamorous yet athletic equestrian event of the autumnOctober 2020Paris (10 km)
Roland Garros
The international clay court tennis tournamentMay / June 2021Paris (10.1 km)
Open de France
The oldest golf tournament in mainland EuropeJune / July 2021Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines (10.4 km)

Restaurants nearby

Last nameStyleRateCity
Pizzeria Cesar by Simone Zanoni
Italian32 € Versailles
Le Karaoké Versailles
Mexican19 € Versailles
Le Molière
French cuisine26 € Versailles
L'Alcôve - Hôtel le Louis Versailles Chateau
French cuisine53 € Versailles
Helio's Pub
French cuisine26 € Versailles
BléNoir Jeanne
Pancake house18 € Versailles

Outings nearby

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Sentes and gardens
HikeEasy1h50Verrières-le-Buisson (11.8 km)
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Cycling itineraryEasy2h00Paris (17.5 km)
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HikeEasy2h25Saint-Ouen-sur-Seine (19.4 km)
24 km for 2024 Edition 2018 course 15 km
HikeIntermediate4h25Saint-Ouen-sur-Seine (19.5 km)
24 km for 2024 Edition 2018 : courses 18 km
HikeIntermediate4h55Saint-Denis (22 km)
PR1 an island in the middle of a river
HikeIntermediate2h55Saint-Denis (22 km)

Accommodation nearby

Last nameAccommodation typeRateCity
ibis Versailles Château
Hotel79 € to 160 € per nightVersailles
Le Louis Versailles Château - MGallery
Hotel158 € to 654 € per nightVersailles
A l'Hôtel Des Roys
Hotel75 € to 225 € per nightVersailles
Apparts de l'Oncle Louis
Hotel95 € to 135 € per nightVersailles
Royal Hotel Versailles
Hotel85 € to 135 € per nightVersailles
Hôtel du Jeu de Paume
Hotel104 € to 145 € per nightVersailles
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