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Address: Place d'Armes, 78000, Versailles, France
Phone Number:
+33 1 30 83 78 00
09:00 - 17:30
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Tue - Sun 09:00 - 17:30
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

Palace, trianon palaces and the estate of marie-antoinette : open daily...

Palace, trianon palaces and the estate of marie-antoinette : open daily except mondays and certain public holidays. Gardens and park : open daily.Commented tours, independant visits, musical fontains shows, shows, bowboats, little train, bicycles, bookshop, shops, restaurants...

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Versailles Palace and Gardens 3-Hour Private Guided Tour

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A 40 minute train ride south west of Paris is the breathtaking Palace and incredible gardens of Versailles. dependant on clashes when numerous tour led groups are progressing... read more

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London, United Kingdom
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106 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW via mobile

A 40 minute train ride south west of Paris is the breathtaking Palace and incredible gardens of Versailles. dependant on clashes when numerous tour led groups are progressing their tours, which can make the palace rooms a bit busy, you are free to progress at your own pace and with the aid of free multi language audio phones to tell... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW via mobile

Lovely place visit except the marie antoinette suite closed for restoration. A lot of groups that made the visit bit hard ..

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Manila, Manila, Philippines
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The place was so beautiful and grand it took me 6 hours to walk around it. It's a good thing I arrived a few minutes before the musical fountain started.

1 Thank Janyne D
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is an opulent Chateau or Palace, but it's sooo popular, even with prepaid tickets, it can be over a hour to gain access. The tickets include the Trianons which are buildings a bit of a walk away but included in the ticket. If you have time to waste, fine, otherwise they were pretty ordinary. The Chateau wreaks of grandeur,... More 

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Muntinlupa, Philippines
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We booked our tickets in advance and went to Versailles (via train) early in the morning. We arrived there with a long queue already (even though the Chateau is not yet open). We went in queue for those whose tickets are already reserved (still a long queue) so I can only imagine the queue for those who did not book... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Plan the day well is the key advice. We came from Paris on a tour that included a skip the line entry and an audio guide. This is definitely how I would recommend doing this. The skip the line is really worth it and the audio guide lets you move at your own pace and learn about what you want.... More 

1 Thank Nicholas P
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We toured the Chateau. It was opulent and some parts were beautiful. Some parts were gawdy. It all kind of started to look the same after seeing each room, one more opulent than the last. The audio tour was interesting and it was nice to be able to go at your own pace.

1 Thank Roxie F
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I only visited Versailles because I had been to Paris twice before and I never had the chance to go previously. Firstly, I do not recommend going to Versailles if it is your first time in Paris. As you will not have time to do anything else on the day you go to Versailles. It will suck up your entire... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Make sure you buy your ticket in advance and go to "Chateau de Versailles" before the opening hours otherwise there will be a very very long queue. Do not bring your selfie stick because it is not authorized. Go walk in the gardens ! It feels like you are back in time and go watch the water shows too. Put... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Truly amazing and beautiful place. Worth the wait in line - get tickets in advance to reduce wait time. Went in early Nov to avoid even longer lines.

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