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The world-famous French royal palace and Spanish art gallery expect just a fifth of their usual visitor levels…
Versailles Palace is one of the most impressive architectural achievements of 17th century France. Touring it is a highlight, but there are other great things to do in Versailles as well. With its world famous palace, Versailles is a hot stop for visitors to France. To help you plan your trip, here are 14 great things to do in Versailles.
Are you planning a visit to Versailles? Follow these tips on seeing France’s most famous palace, dripping with luxury and history.
Guide and tips for doing the Palace of Versailles Bike Tour with Fat Tire Tours and with kids. See why this tour is the best way to see this royal home.
Jean-Baptiste de La Quintinie, who transformed 25 acres of land near the Palace of Versailles into a king’s kitchen garden, the Potager du Roi, was a master at espalier, manure and managing micro climates.
You know you’re getting near Château de Versailles, palace of the French kings, when the roads become quieter, more trees line the roads, and the din of the city of Paris, with its trains, buses, and hurrying people, could no longer be heard. The neighborhood takes on a genteel air. Only a few restaurants and shops could be spotted. And traffic is light.