Castle & palace tours

Skip-the-line guided tour Palace of Versailles

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Availability: Every day except Monday
Duration: 1 hour, 15 minutes
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Bring the whole family - everyone will love it
  • More than a tour - your guide will share their love of art history with you
  • Save time and see more with skip-the-line access
What to expect

Enjoy skip-the-line entrance and a guided tour of the Palace of Versailles, the most famous residence of the Kings of France. Immerse yourself into French Monarchy secrets and scandals when all was elegance, pleasure and opulence.

Follow your professional guide through the Kings of France State Appartements and Hall of Mirrors. Learn about French Monarchy secrets and scandals and discover the court way of living back then. Take a walk through the huge gardens around the Palace and a moment to picture the Palace from the outside. Go around and see every detail of the Versailles fountains and gardens, flowers, trees and a lake.

Entrance fees to the Gardens of Versailles: Free entrance from November to March. From April 3 to October 31, there is free entrance on Wednesdays and Thursdays (except bank holidays). Additional entrance ticket required on Tuesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and bank holidays. Tickets can be purchased on the spot (9€ per adult; 7€ per children 6-17 years; free for infants 0-5 years).

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What's included
  • Skip-the-line entrance ticket to Palace of Versailles
  • Professional guide
What's not included
  • Access to the Gardens in days of Fountains or Garden Shows
  • Entrance ticket to Marie Antoinette's estate
  • Transportation to/from Versailles
  • Drinks and snacks
Reduced price
  • Child (6-17 years): reduced
Where

GUIDATOURS Agency, 10 Avenue du Général de Gaulle, 78000 Versailles

Meeting point:

DO NOT go straight to the Palace of Versailles! Meet us at our office located right next to the train station. RER C, stop station 'Gare de Versailles - Chateau Rive Gauche'.

What to remember
  • No refunds are possible in the case of late arrivals
  • Entrance fees to the Gardens of Versailles: Free entrance from November to March. From April 3 to October 31, there is free entrance on Wednesdays and Thursdays (except bank holidays). Additional entrance tickets required on Tuesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and bank holidays. Tickets can be purchased on the spot (9€ per adult; 7€ per children 6-17 years; free for infants 0-5 years)
  • Baby strollers or baby backpack carriers with metallic structures are not allowed inside the Palace, only allowed in the gardens
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When
  • The tour runs every day except on Monday
  • Departure three times a day, please check the calendar to know the departure times available
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Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to a day before the activity begins.
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