An all day tour is ideal to fully discover the Versailles estate. See history come alive. Enjoy this guided tour of the palace in combination with the Grand and Petit Trianon and the French style gardens designed by André Le Nôtre.
These two smaller castles (Grand and Petit Trianon’s) enabled the Royals to escape the pomp and rigid formality of court life. The love between Louis XIV and Madame de Montespan flourished in the magnificent Grand Trianon. The Petite Trianon and the Hameau de la Reine is where Marie-Antoinette enjoyed living a simpler life.
The day begins in the King’s Private Apartment afterwards continuing with the State Apartments, visiting the Hall of Mirrors, the Queen’s bedroom and the Reception halls. You can enjoy lunch in the park near the Grand Canal at “La Petite Venise” restaurant or you can arrange your own picnic.
In the afternoon you will visit the Grand Trianon and continue on foot to Marie Antoinette’s Hamlet where the Queen played the shepherdess.
Enjoy the view of the newly restored Marie- Antoinette’s Theatre.
Duration: 8 hours