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Versailles Bike Tour with Skip-the-Line Entrance to Palace provided by Blue Fox Travel - Blue Bike Tours

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

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
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Updated 20/08/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 20/08/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Magnificent Versailles is one of the world’s great palaces, and on this full-day tour from Paris, you have special skip-the-line privileges that guarantees swift entry to this opulent landmark. Explore its interiors and see the surrounding area in detail when you travel by bike with a guide. Round-trip train tickets from Paris are included, so you don’t have to fret about logistics.
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    2 Rue de la Pépinière
    2 Rue de la Pépinière, 75008 Paris, France
    Meet outside of a train station named Gare Saint-Lazare, in front of  STARBUCKS COFFEE. located at the address :  2 Rue de la Pépinière. BE AWARE there are 4 Starbucks in and around the train station.
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    Palace of Versailles
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Versailles
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 3
    Hameau de Marie Antoinette
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 4
    Le Jardin de Versailles
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission included
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  • 5
    Le Grand Trianon
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission included
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  • 6
    Grand Canal
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 7
    Le Petit Trianon
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission included
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  • 8
    Versailles
    Stop: 60 minutes
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  • 9
    Bassin d'Apollon
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission included
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  • 10
    The Hall of Mirrors
    Stop: 15 minutes - Admission included
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  • You'll end at
    Palace of Versailles
    Place d'Armes, 78000 Versailles, France
    At the end of the tour your guide will give you the train ticket to go back in Paris and you'll be able to visit the Chateau de Versailles as long as you want. You'll decide when you want to go back in Paris.
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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 and see the Hall of Mirrors
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. 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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Important Information
Departure Point
2 Rue de la Pépinière, 75008 Paris, France
Duration
8h
Return Details
Palace of Versailles, Place d'Armes, 78000 Versailles, France
Inclusions
  • Local guide
  • Helmet and bike
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Petit trianon, grand trianon and main palace tickets (skip-the-line)
  • Fun :)
  • Entry/Admission - Palace of Versailles
  • Entry/Admission - Hameau de Marie Antoinette
  • Entry/Admission - Le Jardin de Versailles
  • Entry/Admission - Le Grand Trianon
  • Entry/Admission - Le Petit Trianon
  • Entry/Admission - Bassin d'Apollon
  • Entry/Admission - The Hall of Mirrors
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Entry/Admission - Grand Canal
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Please bring an ID for travelers under 18 years old
  • Infant seats are available if advised at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 14 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Ueli1987 wrote a review Jul 2020
Lausanne, Switzerland13 contributions1 helpful vote
Guide was great, had a lot of background stories, adapted to the group. Just an overal great experience and taking the bike was 100% the right decision to explore the incredibly huge garden. Definitely recommend
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Mary B wrote a review Jun 2020
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We were planning to travel to Paris in late Sept. 2020 and had to cancel due to the COVID situation. I researched the various excursions that Blue Fox offers and they were very helpful in answering questions. I had heard so many good things about their tours and I had booked
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Date of experience: May 2020
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Cheryl F wrote a review May 2020
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As many others have mentioned, we had to cancel our planned trip. I emailed Blue Fox asking for a refund, which was immediately and graciously granted in full. In fact, communications from Blue Fox Travel have been consistent and clear throughout the process. I booked the
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Roefamily3 wrote a review May 2020
Sonora, California11 contributions
Although we were saddened to not be able to travel this summer for this bike tour, we were very impressed with the speed and flexibility Blue Fox Travel has shown regarding our cancellation and refund. In less than two business days our refund was made along with a letter
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Date of experience: May 2020
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Botha F wrote a review May 2020
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My husband and I had been planning our trip to Paris amd France since the end of 2019, but unfortunately, due to Covid-19 ☹️, we had to cancel our plans.... After reading about the different kinds of tours offered at Versailles, we decided to choose a bike tour because the idea
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Date of experience: May 2020
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By: Blue Fox Travel - Blue Bike Tours
Pjrour995
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incredible fun
the guide very well known as locals, we walked to the village of Marie Antoinette, we saw the lyon I absolutely enj
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barcel0na2019
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amazing castles
Great trip and our guide was perfect! We really enjoined of this tour. Highly recommend the small trip for a more p
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savannahj416
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Great tour for the whole family
This was a lot of fun for the entire family. We were two families with kids from 5-9 years old. Everyone had fun an
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christophera26
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Bike Toyr around Paris
This bike ride was fantastic and I would recommend it to anyone visiting Paris. It was an excellent way to learn ab
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collsand2018
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A worthwhile experience
The guide was very nice and very informative. I loved learning more about the history of the Louvre from its earlie
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Carolien M
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Hidden spot tour
Antoine did a very fine job to show us the hidden spots! Could also give answers to questions that we not part of t
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CaliforniaGoGirl
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Supurb and friendly customer service
Like many other Americans, I had to cancel my 2020 travel plans. Blue Fox Travel as courteous and professional when
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Customer Service Review Only
CUSTOMER SERVICE was excellent. Easy to book the D-Day tour. Did so over 6 months ago. Cancelled due to Covid-19
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bbbutti
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Versailles bike tour
Great experience, I think bike is the best way to visit Versailles and we had also a perfect guide, Olivia was kind
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HeidiR1852
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Absolutely recommened!
The guided bike tour was our hightlight in Paris, we've explored lovely areas and hidden places which we wouldn't h
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GMilkovic
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Super fun, useful and safer than I thought
As it happens, I was spoiled. Due to the slow post-covid revival of tourism, I was the only participant, and I appr
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Compass458090
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Wonderful
I loved the tour, it was very interesting. This was my 2nd time in Paris, and on this tour I saw sights I hadn't be
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Sympathetic to Covid 19 refund requests
We had a family trip to Europe planned for July 2020 and have had to cancel and request refunds from many differen
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maureenhH2666OI
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A Pleasant Mix
The tour was perfect. I hit all the sights with a good balance of dialogue, cycling and viewing/photo time. My gui
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OldKansan251
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Great Customer Service with Blue Fox Tours
Our group of 6 from the US had arranged a Blue Fox tour of Mont St. Michel in the Fall of 2020. We had to cancel d
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  • Duration: 8h
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