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Skip-the-line Versailles Palace Half-Day Guided Tour

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Enjoy priority access to the Palace and Gardens of Versailles and discover its marvels with a 5-Star Licensed Guide. Optional: extend your private tour to also explore the Princess’ Apartments.


  • Enjoy a private tour of the Palace of Versailles with a 5-Star Licensed Guide
  • Save time with skip-the-line tickets to one of most visited tourist attractions
  • See the palace’s highlights, including the Hall of Mirrors & King’s Apartments
  • Discover the secrets of the Princess’ Apartments (3- and 6-hour tours only)
  • Visit the the Grand Trianon and Petit Trianon palaces (6-hour tour only)


Our private tour of the Palace and Gardens of Versailles offers an intimate insight into the lives of French kings at one of the world’s most expensive royal estates. Discover the highlights of this UNESCO World Heritage site without waiting in long lines, as skip-the-line tickets are included. Fall in love with the Versailles! Book a 2-hour private tour to discover the King's Apartments and other marvels of the Palace and Gardens of Versailles. This basic tour covers the most important parts of the Palace, including the famous Hall of Mirrors, the State Apartments, the King’s Bedchamber, and the Royal Chapel. You will follow your Private Guide through the marble Royal Courtyard, explore the Gallery of the History of the Palace, and immerse yourself in stories about the Court life by visiting the King’s Apartments, that include the Louis XIV rooms and the Apollo Room. Thanks to skip-the-line tickets, you won’t have to stand in a long queue at the ticket office, so you'll have more time to explore and learn about the life of Marie Antoniette, King Louis XIV, the French Revolution, the Versailles Treaty, and more. Book an extended 3-hour tour to discover more highlights of the Palace and Gardens of Versailles, including the King's and the Princess’ Apartments! This exclusive experience offers a chance to dive deeper into the daily life at the Versailles by exploring the 18th-century apartments of Louis XV’s daughters: Dauphin and Mesdames. The ground floor also houses the origins statues from the Gardens of Versailles. Book this tour now to discover the hidden treasures of one of the world’s most iconic palaces! Book the 6-hour tour to spend half a day exploring the whole of the Estate of Versailles, including the palaces and gardens of Trianon Estate as well as the King's and the Princess’ Apartments. This option includes skip-the-line tickets to the Grand Trianon and Petit Trianon, where Marie Anotiette and other members of the royal family went to escape the splendor of the Palace of Versailles. For your convenience, we also provide round-trip tickets for the Little Train that will take you through the Gardens to Grand Trianon, thus saving you from a 30-minute walk from the main palace.


Private Tour of the Palace and Gardens of Versailles (number of attractions depends on the selected option) 5-Star Licensed Guide who is fluent in your chosen language Skip-the-line tickets to the Palace of Versailles (all options) Extended tour with the Princess’ Apartments (3- and 6-hour tours only) Tickets and tour of the Grand Trianon and Petit Trianon (6-hour tour only) Round-trip tickets for the Little Train (6-hour tour only)

Important Information

  • Check your email the day before the tour for important information. Please provide the full name of each guest when making a booking. Please note that the number of attractions depends on the selected option. The Versailles tickets are timed, so you can enter immediately without queuing at the ticket office. You can’t skip the line at the entrance & security checks. The 2-hour tour covers only the palace’s highlights: the King’s Apartments & the Hall of Mirror. Book a 3-hour tour to also visit the Princess’ Apartments. The 6-hour tour includes admission to the Estate of Trianon, including the Grand Trianon and Petit Trianon with gardens. Round-trip train tickets for the Little Tram are included. From April to October, entry to the Gardens of Versailles is possible only on our 6-hour tour, which includes tickets to the Musical Gardens or Musical Fountains Show. For the best experience, we limit your group size to 30 people per guide. We will arrange additional guides for larger groups.

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