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Versailles Palace Skip The Line Access Half Day Private & Tailored Guided Tour provided by Parismatic Tour

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Versailles Palace Skip The Line Access Half Day Private & Tailored Guided Tour

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
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Updated 01/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 01/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
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You’ll have 2 starting options
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  • 1
    Palace of Versailles
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Jardins du Château de Versailles
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission included
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Important Information
Departure Point
Paris, France 78000 Versailles, France
Duration
4h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Private transportation
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Skip-The-Line Tickets
  • Live guided tour by a local professional art historian guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Entry/Admission - Palace of Versailles
  • Entry/Admission - Jardins du Château de Versailles
Exclusions
  • Gratuities (optional)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Emptynest5 wrote a review Feb 2020
Kralendijk, Bonaire26 contributions10 helpful votes
Frank picked us up at out hotel. (Very Convenient) We drove to the Versailles palace and had a 'skip the long line half day tour.' Frank is very knowledgeable and truly a historian. We were very pleased.
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Response from Parismatic, Public Relations Manager at Versailles Palace Skip The Line Access Half Day Private & Tailored Guided Tour
Responded 17 Feb 2020
Hello, We are really happy to read that you enjoyed your Versaille Private Tour. Our customer’s satisfaction is our top priority! Thank you for sharing your comment about your guide, we will pass your kind feedback to Frank so he can know about your satisfaction. We would be happy to welcome you again on one of our tours. Thank you for trusting us. Warm regards, Nicolas J.
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JohnLahina wrote a review Jan 2020
Toronto, Canada33 contributions4 helpful votes
There is no better way to visit Versailles then with our private tour guide. His passion, knowledge and humour about the palace’s history was exceptional. Very professional and engaging. We would certainly recommend this tour and guide to anyone.
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Response from Parismatic, Guest Relations Manager at Versailles Palace Skip The Line Access Half Day Private & Tailored Guided Tour
Responded 24 Jan 2020
Dear John, We are really happy to read that you enjoyed your Versailles Private Guided Tour. Our customers' satisfaction is our top priority! Thank you for sharing your comment about our guide, we will pass your kind feedback to him so he can know about your satisfaction. Thank you to recommend our company. We would be happy to welcome you again on one of our tours. Nicolas J.
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Lori D wrote a review Jan 2020
Albuquerque, New Mexico13 contributions5 helpful votes
We were so impressed with this very special tour of Versailles. It was really interesting and jam packed with information. Most impressive was our tour guide Fred. He is simply excellent. He’s not only knowledgeable, he’s a great storyteller and historian. He’s terrific and so
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Response from Parismatic, Guest Relations Manager at Versailles Palace Skip The Line Access Half Day Private & Tailored Guided Tour
Responded 18 Jan 2020
Dear 20lorid, Thank you for your warm message, we're very happy that you enjoyed your Private Tour of Versailles. Our tours are provided by professional guides, specialised in Versailles. Our customer’s satisfaction is our top priority! Thank you for sharing your comment about your guide, we will pass your kind feedback to Fred so he can know about your satisfaction. Be assured that our guides do theirs best to provide you an unforgettable trip. We would be happy to welcome you again on one of our tours. Thank you for trusting us. Warm regards, Nicolas J.
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Julie S wrote a review Jan 2020
Oakland, California2 contributions1 helpful vote
The tour wasn’t cheap, but given that the picked us up, we skipped the VERY long line, had a great private tour that was engaging and interesting, and then brought us home again, the money spent was well worth it. We did the half day so our kids wouldn’t lose interest, and I
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from Parismatic, Guest Relations Manager at Versailles Palace Skip The Line Access Half Day Private & Tailored Guided Tour
Responded 4 Jan 2020
Dear Julie S, We are really happy to read that you enjoyed your Versailles Private Tour. Our customers' satisfaction is our top priority! Thank you for sharing your comment about our guide, we will pass your kind feedback to Rami so he can know about your satisfaction. When you come back, we would be glad to take you again to one of our destinations. Best regards, Olivier N.
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NRFBeeley wrote a review Jan 2020
San Francisco, California2 contributions
Great day, great guide and skill the line tickets via the group entrance is super handy - probably saved 2h of waiting... Versailles is just lovely...
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from Parismatic, Director of Sales at Versailles Palace Skip The Line Access Half Day Private & Tailored Guided Tour
Responded 3 Jan 2020
Hello, First of all, thank you for sharing your experience with us. We appreciate ! We are really happy to read that you enjoyed your private tour of Versailles. Our customers' satisfaction is our top priority! We would be happy to welcome you again on one of our tours. Thank you for trusting us. Best regards, Nicolas J.
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About the operator

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fashiondiva69
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We lucked seeing the beauty on a perfect spring day
I took my first trip to Paris with my then 6 year old son, Xavier, in May 2019. We visited lots of places on our 14
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Mlmannes
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Week in Paris with family
We did a private tour of The Palace of Versailles. Our driver picked us up right on time, very knowledgeable of the
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ddilania
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Quality Private Tour Experience
My friends an I wanted to discover the Loire Valley by ourselves but I thought " Why not try a private tour experie
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Rb2495
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Incomplete and expensive tour
Our tour guide lost the focus of the trip and instead gave us an overview of the entire history of France instead o
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NRFBeeley
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Amazing day!
We wanted to get out of Paris for a day to see something different. This is probably one of the furthest you could
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xman_the_traveler
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Best tour of may entire life. If in Paris you must do this.
By far the one of the best tours I have ever done. Our guide Fred picked us up at the hotel and took us to the Pala
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Aram P
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Highly recommend!
Versaille was absolutely spectacular. Amazing experience. The guide, Fred, is very entertaining. Two thumbs up!
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Anna N
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Unforgettable Louvre Guided Tour
I want to thank Fred for an unforgettable tour of the Louvre. I travel a lot around the world, but did not have suc
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Carolynball
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Wonderful guide on an overcast day
What a delight our guide and the tour was. There were 4 of us. As we left our hotel, our guide began immediately t
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CX04
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An Excellent, Insightful Tour
My wife and I fulfilled a long-held dream of seeing where Monet lived and worked for 43 years. Frederic was a super
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johnbB4996BN
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Awesome Versailles Tour
I think our guide, Fred Khighatian, should be writing books instead of giving tours. We weren't 100 yards from our
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Judith R
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Perfection outside of Paris
Our full day guided tour of Versailles and Giverny was a great value. Fred, our guide from Prismatic Tours, was pro
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terryb_colorado
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First Class Service and Care
My wife and I spent a wonderful day with Fabian at Giverny. He was not only super-punctual, but he also knew many i
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Jan H
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Versaiiles and Giverny
Fabulous tour, our guide, Fred , was amazing and so knowledgable. Highly recommend! I would do any of their tours t
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Jennifer C
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Prívate tour
Christian was absolutely superb in every sense of the word! Fantastic conversationalist, knowledgeable, empathetic,
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Key Details
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English, French, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish
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