Skip-the-line guided tour Palace of Versailles
Attractions & guided tours

Skip-the-line guided tour Palace of Versailles

based on 60 reviews
Free cancellation
Language: English , French , Spanish
Availability: Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Safety measures applied
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  • 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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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • 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 Versailles, 10 Avenue du Général de Gaulle, Versailles, France

    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
    • Tour in English
      Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday at 9.30 am or 1.00 pm
    • Tour in French
      Wednesday and Saturday at 1.00 pm
      Sunday at 11.15 am or 2.45 pm
    • Tour in Spanish
      Saturday at 9.30 am
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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 24 hours before the experience begins.
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