VERSAILLES & GIVERNY DAY TOUR | DAY TRIPS FROM PARIS
Enjoy a private day tour to Versailles & Giverny from Paris by visiting these two essential historical sites located one hour away from Paris.
Discover the palace of Versailles, the magnificent last residence of the french royalty where the famous Sun King Louis XIV lived with the royal family and his court:
guided tour of the castle of Versailles
Stroll around the French style Versailles gardens with your licensed guide.
Discover the charming village of Giverny:
visit Monet's home and gardens in the village of Giverny, which had been chosen by the iconic painter Claude Monet and where he spent 43 years of his life. Giverny looks the same way it looked when the painter lived there.
Start your day trip driving from Paris to Versailles. Your guide will have skip the line Versailles tickets ready for you.
you will visit the King's apartments and listen to explanations on the different rooms and artworks to be seen.
admire the Hall of mirrors created by Jules Hardouin Mansart as a place for parading and being seen
explore then the superb French gardens created by Andre Le Notre with its great perspective, statues and fountains.
You will then on your tour, drive from Versailles to Giverny.
Your guide will recommend a place for lunch in the village before he takes you inside the fantastic Claude Monet foundation.
He will also have skip the line tickets ready for you in advance.
Immerse yourself in the world of the world famous painter Monet, whose gardens at Giverny had become his main source of inspiration.
See the water lily-pond famous for its Japanese bridge and water-lilies.
Admire "The clos Normand" the flower garden first created by Monet and, which he could see from his bedroom window when he woke up.
Visit Monet's home at your own pace and imagine how Claude Monet used to live his life there with his family.
Discover the amazing collection of Japanese prints which belonged to Monet artist and fan of Japanese art.
You will then drive back to Paris admiring the beautiful countryside that was so dear to the impressionist painters.
When you book a tour with us, we guarantee the following:
• Pick up and drop off at your accommodation in Paris (hotel or apartment)
• Private transportation in a luxury air conditioned van
• Private guided tour with a licensed tour guide
• Skip the line tickets (Versailles castle & Monet's house)
What is not included:
• Meal and personal expenses
• Gratuities (discretionary)
Tour duration : 8 hours from pick up to drop off
This tour is only available between April 1st and November 1st , not available on Mondays
All tours and transportation are subject to availability.
Please contact us before booking online to make sure we have the availability.
As a reminder, we only give private guided tours.
If you have a special request or need more information:
You can call us at +33 624 892 412 / Toll-Free # (USA/Canada) 1 888 988 7766