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Address: 10 avenue du General de Gaulle, 78000, Versailles, France
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+33 1 39 02 05 18
09:00 - 18:30
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Guidatours is available directly across from the train station. We did the VIP self guided tour which includes the Chateau, Gardens the Grand and Petite Trianons and the Queen's... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2016
Tom M
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Paris, France
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548 reviews
89 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Helpful staff that can switch from french to English to Spanish. Or really common in France. Helpful, got tickets in a minute and avoided the queue at the castle.

Thank Nick S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My daughter (&é years old) and I took the 30-people or less tour. The train ride from Paris was simple and we were greeted promptly by our guide (Ann-Sophie=A-S). If you need the toilet then McDonalds is your best option. Versailles was packed and A-S did her best to us to the head of the guided tour line. At least... More 

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Syracuse, New York
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31 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

We took the audio guide tour of Versailles and were sorely disappointed. Finding the place wasn't that difficult, and our tour guide was probably nice, but we could not understand her! Her name was Isabella, but her French accent was so thick and she went so fast I don't think we absorbed anything from our 75 minute tour. I was... More 

Thank kbcb3749
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33 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Pascal was an excellent tour guide. Could see he was very invested in his work, enthusiastic and willing to answer questions. Was an hour and a half which was short but allowed plenty of time for exploring the grounds (despite the very cool conditions). Had some issues getting everyone hooked up on the audio but otherwise great value. Skipped the... More 

Thank rupertcolly
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Guidatours is available directly across from the train station. We did the VIP self guided tour which includes the Chateau, Gardens the Grand and Petite Trianons and the Queen's Village. The great benefit of using Guidatours is they lead you to Versailles and you bypass the huge lines waiting to get in. They also provide you with an interactive map... More 

2 Thank Tom M
Stavanger, Norway
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121 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016

A find this place really beautiful. if you are visiting palace dont forget to visit there and take some pictures

1 Thank mithuuu
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016

We pre booked this and were very glad when we saw queue for general admission. Staff friendly. Used their audio guide system which was excellent and also very easy to use.

Thank Lynn G
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22 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

When I booked this tour I felt it was alittle vague on the details and what exactly was included but I figured it was worth it just for the skip the line. Well it was exactly that. Base: Finding the place across from the station was easy. Our guide Isabel made sure we were all in attendance and then we... More 

3 Thank grace a
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494 reviews
219 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2016

We took the Skip the Lines tour of the Chateau and Gardens. This was well worth the money as we had only a 5 minute wait to get inside. Much better than the long lines outside. Our guide provided and excellent narrative of the Chateau and gardens. We meet at the office directly across the street from the RER train... More 

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Belleville, Canada
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32 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2016

The palace was amazing. Once at the castle, we did our own thing. We had a great time photographing. There was a Metro/train strike that made getting there tricky, but no fault of the tour company. We were late leaving the meting point as the power was out at Versailles and they were not letting anyone in (again no fault... More 

Thank Myrna S

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