Versailles Palace Skip-the-Line Tour with Transfers from Paris

Tours & Sightseeing in Paris
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Tour description

Skip the lines and enter Versailles Palace and its stunning gardens without delay on a half day or full day tour from Paris. Learn about the French royal family and see the Grand Apartments, the famous Mirror Gallery, the fabulous Versailles Palace Gardens, and more.

You will be picked up at your hotel in Paris for the drive to one of the most famous palaces in the world on a half day tour which starts at 9 am or 2 pm or full day tour which starts at 9 am lasts 8 hours.Your guide will lead you into the UNESCO World Heritage listed Palace of Versailles, skipping the long lines. You will be provided an audio guide that will be your source of insightful information about the French royal family, the Grand Apartments, the famous Mirror Gallery, and the Queen’s Bedroom, during your morning or afternoon tour.Afterwards you will have the opportunity to enjoy a walk around the exterior of the palace, residence of Louis XIV, the Sun King. In addition, you will have free time to enjoy a stroll in the famous Versailles Palace Gardens.Important: This isn't fully guided tour. Your guide will pick you up from your hotel or residence in Paris let you in the Versailles Palaces without queuing. Later you visit on your own the palace. Your driver will pick you up from Versailles Palace for your return transfer either at 12 pm or 4 pm depending on your choice. The Guided Versailles palace tour is conducted only in the Appartements of Chateau de Versailles and might be different guide from your driver guide.Important Information:The musical fountain show takes place in the garden in summer. During the Musical Fountain show, the garden requires admission on Saturdays, on Sundays and Tuesdays between March and October as well as on Fridays between July and September. However you can enjoy visiting the garden If you booked a full day Versailles tour option or any option including the musical fountain show.

What's included

  • Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Audio guide inside the museum
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off Chapms Elysees/Arc de Triomphe(Hotel drop off provided if option selected)
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • The musical fountain show (if option selected)
  • Entry/Admission - Palace of Versailles
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines

What's not included

  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities


  • Choice of morning or afternoon departure
  • Skip the line
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Recorded commentary by audio headphones
  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors