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I booked this tour in the US for my granddaughters who were in Paris. The staff were incredibly accommodating and the guide was outstanding. My kids report a fabulous day with a highly informed
and charming guide and since no one else scheduled for the time, they had a private tour. Thanks so much
We had a wonderful time. Had we not booked this tour, we would have stood in line for at least 2 hours. Natalie was an amazing guide.... very knowledgeable on the building, the history, the gardens, and even mythology. We highly recommend this tour.
United States of America
Great choice of booking the Skip The Line tour with Viator. There must have been 1000 people in line, and our small tour group of 10 breezed right through. English-speaking tour guide Ms. Amandine was great! Highly recommended.
What a great tour with a terrific guide. The thing that made this tour great was that the guide gave us earphones and a receptor each so that we could hear her every word as she guided us through the palace. The palace had many visitors and we would not have heard our guide without this.
The tour was fantastic! Our guide was extremely knowledgable regarding all the history, very animated, and very friendly! She made it come alive. She spent just the right amount of time in the gardens and in each room of the chateu.
I highly recommend this tour!
The tour guide office is right of the metro and they have people directing you there so is super easy to find. Our tour guide was Isabelle and she was funny, knowledgeable and took pictures of everyone when asked. A skip the line at Versailles is a must. There were thousands of people there.
the office to pick up the tickets was moved and Viator had the old info -we called on the phone when we got to Versailles and our wonderful guide Johan came and found us so we were able to go on our tour
Excellent tour of this magnificent palace - the opulence was incredible. Our guide Clare was excellent and knew a wealth of history.
Tour of the castle was amazing. Tour of the garden was good but it's better to come later in the summer. There were no flowers planted in the garden, just manicured bushes. The guide was amazing, and very knowledgeable.
Our tour guide was personable and very intelligent. I recommend her highly.
Our trip to Versailles was everything we hoped it would be. In spite of huge Easter Sunday crowds, and chilly weather, Pauline, our guide, made it a great experience. She had a lot of interesting information, funny historical anecdotes and vast knowledge. She was also excellent and helping us navigate through the huge crowds, always making sure we were together and happy.
Excellent tour. Taking tour was a good way to here the history of the palace and its inhabitants over time.
Gardens were magnificent too
The line for entry is and was everytime we went past very long. Probably 100's of people so going in on tour with guide who was very courteous and of course very knowledgeable was a very good idea
Pauline was informative and funny. We also happened to luck out on a day when there were only 8 people on the large tour.
This tour was fabulous and our guide was amazing! It was worth every dime spent, especially to avoid the long lines.
Excellent introduction to Versailles. Our guide, Natalie, was knowledgeable, funny and friendly. She shared interesting facts and stories. Having the gardens virtually to ourselves in the early morning sunshine was a real treat. Despite the crowds in the State Rooms, we saw a lot and Natalie gave us tips on what else to see on our own.
This tour was worth doing, especially to get all the history behind the amazing palace and it's paintings.
This was one of my favorite things to see. Our tour guide was so informative, intresting and funny. It made me want to go back and study French history again. I would highly recommend this tour it gives great context and history to everything.
Our tour guide was both knowledgable and entertaining. The palace itself was pretty crowded, but she worked to keep us together and we could always hear her the through the headsets. Great time!