- Benefit from a Royal treatment with skip-the-line tickets
- A guaranteed hassle-free experience to get the best of Versailles
- Your kids will discover the Palace of Versailles in a fun and interactive way thanks to their activity booklet
- For few hours, feel like Courtiers at the Sun King's Court!
Palace of Versailles – Kids Tour (Private)
Visiting the Palace of Versailles with kids is a highlight for any family holiday in Paris. However, as it is quite crowded, it is important to do it in the best conditions for the kids. With this private Palace of Versailles tour, you will not only benefit from a fast track entry but also get a family-friendly activity that will entertain kids and parents alike!
Your Welcomer is a licensed guide specially trained to lead kids and adults in the Palace of Versailles. She knows how to make it informative, funny and participative in order for your kids to appreciate the beauties of Versailles Palace. She is an amazing storyteller able to make you feel how life at the magnificent French Court was!
The fun begins right in the train going to Versailles. To animate the 45 min ride, your kids will receive a booklet to amuse them along the way. This would be a nice introduction of the Palace and the extravagant life at the Court.
Your Welcomer will lead you through official rooms conceived by the King himself. A series of “Salons” composed of the Grand Apartment, where the King was supposed to live. In fact, he had a much more comfortable smaller dwelling behind the scene, where only his closest relatives entered the private rooms.
You cannot stand in the Hall of Mirrors without being in awe. In this impressive gallery. be dazzled by the 357 separate panels in the Hall of Mirrors. Imagine the bursting effect of the sunset, beaming through the windows upon such a scenography!
It is now time to pass behind the monarchic scenes to visit the King’s inner bedchamber, preceded by the Council’s Salon where the King spent numerous hours working. Two other beautiful Salons will lead you to the marble staircase that takes you to the gardens.
There is no better ending for this Versailles with kids tour than at the beautiful Versailles Gardens. Your Welcomer will lead you to the best viewpoints. At all these charming places, you can embrace the horizon and see, in the distance, the water reflection of the Apollo Fountain. Also, you should have learnt about the Royal “Etiquette” (i.e the extravagant rules of the Court) and be familiar with the craziest functions that Nobles and Courtiers held. Most importantly, be prepared to have a lot of fun!
The Palace of Versailles is closed every Monday and therefore cannot be booked on that day.
– On the following days, your entrance ticket includes the access to The Musical Fountains Show:
Saturdays and Sundays from 31 March to 28 October 2018, on Tuesdays from 22 May to 26 June 2018 as well as on some additional dates (Friday 30 March, Tuesday 8 May, Thursday 10 May, Wednesday 15 August)
– On the following days, your entrance ticket includes the access The Musical Gardens:
Tuesdays from 27 March to 15 May (except Tuesday 1 May and Tuesday 8 May) and from 3 July to 30 October 2018, as well as Fridays from 6 April to 26 October 2018.
Will all family members enjoy this Versailles with kids tour?
Absolutely! We have planned this tour to be as much exciting for adults as for children. Even though your Welcomer’s speech is adapted for kids, we guarantee you that his/her extravagant anecdotes will mesmerize all your family members!
Are strollers allowed in the Palace of Versailles?
Beware! If you bring your dear toddlers, you should carry them as strollers are not allowed inside!
Do I have to go back directly to Paris after this tour?
You may remain in the Gardens of Versailles at the end of this versailles with kids tour, if you wish. Your access to the Gardens is available all day long. You may also stay longer in Versailles to explore this charming city and return to Paris whenever you want (your return ticket is included).
What if we are more than 4 people?
Just advise us in your request form about the number of people in your party, as well as their category (adult or child), so we’ll be able to tell you about the extra fee per additional person.
Meeting Address: Travelex Gare St Lazare, Cour de Rome, Paris - In front of Travelex (the currency exchange office) located on the second floor (the upper floor). Closest metro station: Saint-Lazare (lines 3, 12, 13 & 14)
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