Versailles Palace & Gardens Timed Ticket and Audio Guide


Enjoy a self-guided tour of Versailles Palace with an audio guide. Marvel at the ornate State Apartments of Louis XIV and Marie Antoinette, and the breathtaking Hall of Mirrors. Stroll through the gardens after your tour for as long as you like.

  • Get pre-booked entry to the Palace of Versailles
  • Explore Versailles Palace at your own pace on a self-guided tour
  • Spend some time in the gardens, staying for as long as you like
  • Enjoy the Fountain Show or Musical Fountains (on certain dates only)


Visit the residence of France’s famous Sun King in Versailles, located just 30 minutes by train from central Paris. Make you own way to Versailles and meet your hostess that will take you to the palace and help you enter without delay.

With your day ticket you’ll be able to explore the ornate State Apartments and the glittering Hall of Mirrors at your own pace with the help of an audio guide. From the recorded commentary you’ll learn about the principal figures of the French monarchy of the era and the main rooms and features of the palace.

After exploring the apartments inside the palace at your own pace, head out to the huge French gardens and discover the groves and alleys designed by André Le Nôtre. Explore Marie Antoinette’s Estate, the Petit Trianon, and many other hidden gems (not included in the ticket). On summer weekends (from April to October) your ticket includes the spectacular Fountain Show. On summer Fridays and Tuesdays (from April to October) you will be delighted by the Musical Fountains.

Pre-booked entrance time to the Versailles Palace
Audio guide
Access to the Gardens
Ticket for the Fountain Show (only on Saturday and Sunday from April to October)
Ticket for the Musical Fountain Show (only on Tuesday and Friday from April to October)

Not Including
Transportation to Versailles
Personal expenses
Ticket to Marie Antoinette’s Estate and the Trianons

Meeting Point
Meeting point varies depending on option booked.

Not Suitable For
Wheelchair users

Know Before You Go
The entrance for the gardens is free every day from November to March and on Wednesday and Thursday from April to October
Fountain Show Days: Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays from April to October
Musical Fountains Days: Tuesdays and Fridays from April to October
Baby strollers or baby backpack carriers are not allowed inside the palace: they are only allowed in the gardens. You can take a baby inside the palace but only with a regular baby carrier (no metallic structure)

About This Tour
Valid 1 day; check availability to see starting times.
Skip the line ticket
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Audio guide/headphones; Spanish, Chinese, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Russian
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts