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Versailles Bike Tour with Skip-the-Line Entrance to Palace

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Tread in the footsteps of Marie-Antoinette during this full-day bike ride and tour of Versailles. Travel to the magical hamlet outside of Paris and enjoy ‘skip the line’ access at the 2,000 acre royal domain of French history and culture. Learn about palace life and Marie-Antoinette’s role in the French Revolution as you explore the area and see its famous Hall of Mirrors. Ride through the countryside on a comfortable bike and visit a local market to shop at glorious French food stalls. Round-trip train fares are included.
Highlights
  • Skip-the-line privileges guarantee speedy entry to Versailles
  • Round-trip train tickets make it simple to travel from Paris
  • Travel by bicycle—all gear included—and cover more ground at Versailles
  • Explore the palace at your leisure with an audio guide
What to Expect
See how Louis XIV, Marie Antoinette, and French royalty lived during this full-day Versailles bike tour. Depart from Gare Saint-Lazare train station in Paris for Versailles. Included round-trip train tickets make getting around a breeze.
Upon arrival, feel like a local as you browse a market and put together a picnic lunch (own expense). Next, take a bicycle tour of Versailles with your guide. All equipment is included, and you cover more ground pedaling through the palace gardens and other landmarks—including the Grand and Petit Trianons.
As you go, learn about the history of Versailles, the life of Marie Antoinette, the French Revolution, and other stories and scandals from French history.
Skip-the-line access means you beat the crowds and waltz into the palace. With an audio guide, see the glittering Hall of Mirrors and opulent palace’s other features. Explore at your leisure.
Return to central Paris via train, where the tour ends.
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Ash made the experience great. Very knowledgable and took us to some of the less crowded locations all the while giving us history and backstory of both the grounds and the country. The main chateau was so crowded (thank god we had skip the line)...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Wonderful experience and really great way to explore the grounds, have lunch and see the palace! Highly recommend.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank houstonhalls
Claire_Fabre, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Fox Travel - Blue Bike Tours, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi houstonhalls, We were so proud to read your comment, thank you for posting such a positive feedback. A bientôt

Reviewed 2 days ago

Our guide Julie was awesome... and funny too :) Marie Antoinette’s fake village and the picnic were the highlights of the day.

Date of experience: August 2019
3  Thank Nigel B
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is my second time taking this tour and I was not disappointed. It was just as good as the first. Our guide was amazing, but I am sure they all are. I love buying food in the market, listening to all the stories about...More

Date of experience: August 2019
2  Thank ljrapp16
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was a fabulous tour. The bike ride around the grounds was very scenic and the view when we stopped to eat was exceptional. Our guide was very knowledgeable and interesting to listen. Would definitely do this one again if we are in the area.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank RonR1975
Claire_Fabre, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Fox Travel - Blue Bike Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hey RonR1975, Thank you for your positive feedback. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed our Versailles Bike Tour! Take care

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Hi! I don´t know to be honest. But what is saw, is that they are very easy going with the costumer needs. Regards.
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Fountain was not working, so I cannot tell you. But train trip is included
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