Type of Tour: Beyond Paris
Duration: 8 hours
Daily, except Mondays
Admission fees: Adults €18 (free of charge under 18)
Private Tour Guide & Private Driver included
Tour Highlights: The State apartments where lived Louis XIV including the Royal Chapel, Grand apartments, Gallery of Mirrors, Queen apartments, the picture gallery, the French Gardens designed by André Le Nôtre, the Queen’s Hamlet, and lovely scattered cottages.
During this tour, skip the line with your Licensed Tour Guide who will make French history come alive as you walk through Louis XIV’s the Sun King’s State apartments. Learn about the so-called French Etiquette and what daily life was for the nobles living at Versailles. Visit the Gallery of Mirrors and the Queen’s apartments. To end the tour visit the Gardens, designed by André Le Nôtre, his greatest triumph, filled with pools, fountains, grottos, statues and the Grand Canal, the setting of Louis XIV boating parties and the charming Queen’s hamlet. You will first have lunch in the garden and then walk to the Queen’s domain where the Queen received her best friends away from the Palace and its protocol. Enjoy farm animals, vegetable garden and the lovely scattered cottages.