Half Day Guided Tour of the Palace of Versailles and the Musical Fountains Show with Priority Access 92,00 €
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Half Day Guided Tour of the Palace of Versailles and the Musical Fountains Show with Priority Access

Duration 5 hour(s)
  • Amazing Musical Fountains Show with baroque music in the background
  • Priority access to the Palace of Versailles avoiding long line-ups
  • Unforgettable afternoon at the Versailles Estate
  • Guided tour through the gardens of Versailles during the Musical Fountains
  • Guided tour of the sumptuous royal residence for a journey into the history of France

You will leave for a sensational afternoon in Versailles. Accompanied by our passionate guide and expert in French history, you will visit the Palace of Versailles and discover the sumptuous decorations of the era through the King's and Queen's main apartments. You will then walk through the gardens of the Palace following the fabulous Musical Fountain Shows with baroque music in the background, punctuated by the comments of our guide.

Musical Foutains Display in the garden of Versailles

The tour begins when you climb aboard our air-conditioned coach at our office in the heart of Paris. Discover the neighborhoods of western Paris before taking the highway to the Palace of Versailles. The trip takes around 45 minutes. During the drive, your guide will give you an initial overview of Versailles.

The visit begins in the gardens designed by André Le Nôtre. Follow your guide through the groves and admire the famous Musical Fountains. Discover the fountains designed by the best in the field, including the famous Italian family, the Francinis, and the extraordinary sculptures brought to life by the Marsy brothers: the recently restored Latona Fountain, the Ballroom and rock garden, and the Apollo Fountain. The show is accompanied by baroque music, plunging you into the royal era of the Palace of Versailles.

The tour continues with a guided visit through the Palace of Versailles. Priority access allows you to quickly gain entrance to the Palace. Your guide can show you the most beautiful rooms, including the Hercules and Mercury rooms — the latter features a bed and clock gifted to King Louis XIV — and the King’s chambers. You'll also have the chance to visit the must-see Hall of Mirrors. The majestic decor will blow you away! It was once used as a reception room, and features 350 mirrors and 17 windows overlooking the Palace’s magnificent gardens.

Versailles Musical Foutains Display

You will be brought back and dropped off at our office in Paris at around 7 p.m.

@ Crédits photos: Thomas Garnier

Please note:

  • The skip-the-line access is subject to the Versailles Palace procedures: The Vigipirate plan, the security control or an unforeseen crowd can slow down the entrance.
  • We suggest a good pair of walking / flat shoes to avoid discomfort
  • No high heels
  • This tour is not suitable for clients with walking difficulties
  • Pushchairs are forbidden inside the palace
  • On-site visit duration: 3h
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The price includes:
  • Transportation in air conditioned coach
  • Authorization fees for guided visits
  • Entrance to Versailles palace and gardens
  • The service of a tour guide with individual earphones in the Palace and the gardens

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Half Day Guided Tour of the Palace of Versailles and the Musical Fountains Show with Priority Access

1 adult x 92,00 €

Cancellation fees : Free cancellation up to 3 calendar days before departure (Central European Time). Beyond that period, the following fees apply: 2 calendar days prior service: 50% of tour price (Central European Time) 1 calendar days prior service: 100% of tour price (Central European Time)

18 reviews

92,00 € / pers.

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Address : PARISCityVISION Agency

2 rue des Pyramides 75001 Paris

Metro :


, Pyramides

5 hour(s)

Organized by PARISCityVISION

Tour Code: VS

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We walked the grounds for far too long and didn’t spend nearly enough time inside before having to leave on the scheduled departure time of the bus.

(3 of 5)

W. Kathy the 7/7/19

Tour guide was very knowledgable

(5 of 5)

P. Kelly the 6/6/19

Wonderful tour guide. Very knowledgable and even though only a half day tour of Versailles....worth it to see this spectacle place!!! Easy

(5 of 5)

K. Jean the 6/3/19

Excellent, comprehensive tour. Tour guide was great, lots of knowledge and funny kept things interesting. The only downside was it was too fast paced. No time to stop and sit down to enjoy the gardens, not even a stop for a cold drink or souvenir, afternoon snack or even a toilet stop at the end. We took water bottles but by the end of a very hot day they were warm and empty and we needed another drink but weren’t able to get one as there was not a spare minute so I would recommend the tour be extended for at least another half hour minimum to allow 15 minutes to sit in the garden and observe the surroundings and another 15 mins at the end for a drink or souvenir. Not recommended for the elderly, too fast for them to keep up. Otherwise a great tour!

(4 of 5)

a. anonymous the 4/23/19

Number of reviews : 18

Average rating :

(4.7 of 5)

In order to reduce the risk of transmission of Covid-19, the presentation of a health pass will be mandatory for our excursions including a site receiving the public such as museums or restaurants from July 21 for all persons of 12 years and more.