Jewels of Versailles Entrance Ticket: The Legendary Palace & Gardens

About this activity

Entrance ticket
  • Explore Château de Versailles and its gardens
  • Take a walk through the King's and Queen's Apartments and admire the iconic Hall of Mirrors
  • Discover the amazing fountains at the Gardens of Versailles
  • Get to know what a day in the life of the Sun King – Louis XIV was like
  • Admire incredible art and listen to the stories of 18th century lavish parties and court intrigues
One of the most famous World Heritage Sites in France – the Palace of Versailles amazes its visitors with incredible scale, splendor, beauty and unrivaled opulence. Once the official residence of the French kings, it is now the museum. Explore the Palace of Versailles and its magnificent Gardens! The most iconic parts of the legendary chateau – the State Apartments. Examine the King’s and Queen’s Bedchambers as well as the emblematic Hall of Mirrors. Learn about the events that took place in each of the room and discover incredible art that adorns the palace. Admire the masterpiece of Andre Lenotre – the majestic Gardens embellished by incredible fountains and classical statues. Explore the Versailles Orangerie and get to know how all that splendor was created. Discover the stories about famous inhabitants of the palace such as Louis XIV and Marie-Antoinette along the way. Find out the history of the chateau and immerse yourself into the life of the French Royal Court in the 18th century.

What's included

  • Entrance ticket to the Palace of Versailles
  • Downloadable multimedia audio tour on the WeGoTrip app
  • Detailed route with step-by-step navigation through the Palace and Gardens
    • All visitors are required to submit to a security check, and a lengthy line can form, which is uncovered, so bring an umbrella if needed.
    • Free tickets can't be booked without a regular ticket.
    • -18s, EU residents -26, school teachers + pass, disabled visitors + carer & French job-seekers get in free (or reduced rate) with valid ID. Select a free ticket or book free tickets alone onsite.
    • If you come by RER, you need to buy a RER ticket and not a metro ticket
    • Pushchairs and metal baby carriers must be deposited at the free luggage storage room
    • Watch out for pickpockets in and around the palace
    • ///If you purchase an audio guide, the voucher will arrive in a separate email
    • Getting There:
    • RER: Line C to Versailles-Château-Rive Gauche
    • SNCF trains from Montparnasse Station: to Versailles-Chantiers
    • SNCF trains from Saint-Lazare Station: to Versailles-Rive Droite
    • Parking: There are several paid car parks inside and outside the Estate. Access is free of charge for disabled visitors' vehicles, upon presentation of supporting documents
    • Show your smartphone ticket at entrance 'A'. During peak times, there could be multiple lines to stagger entry. Check the front of the line for a sign that says the timeslot for entry.
    • Make sure you arrive early to anticipate potential public transport issues. Latecomers won’t be admitted 30 minutes after the selected timeslot
    • Tickets aren't exchangeable
    • Some fountains may be closed or shows may stop earlier than others, please double check exact schedules with an agent upon arrival
    • If you book the last timeslot of the day (2 hours before closing) it is recommended to arrive earlier and visit first the gardens and then go to the palace for your selected timeslot
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