We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
None
Share
Save

Palace of Versailles and Giverny Day Trip from Paris with Lunch

Best Seller
Highlights
  • Combined Versailles and Giverny tours from Paris
  • Walk through Monet's inspirational garden
  • Tour of the grand chambers of Versailles palace
More
Palace of Versailles and Giverny Day Trip from Paris with Lunch
From US$207.83
Check Availability
  • Overview
  • What to Expect
  • Important Information
  • Reviews
  • Q&A
Select Date and Travellers
Tour in EnglishMost Popular
Versailles and Giverny Day Trip, with English-speaking guide
US$207.83
Tour in Spanish
Versailles and Giverny Day Trip, with Spanish-speaking guide
US$207.83
Tour in Portuguese
Versailles and Giverny Day Trip, with Portuguese-speaking guide
US$207.83
Show 1 more
Overview
See two of the top sights in France, the Palace of Versailles and Monet's garden at Giverny, during a day trip from Paris. This full-day tour allows you to visit both Louis XIV's lavish palace, plus the picturesque gardens of the Giverny home that inspired many of Claude Monet's most famous paintings in one tour.
What to Expect
Leave Paris for a full-day tour of two of the most popular day trip destinations outside the French capital, Louis XIV's Palace of Versailles and Monet's garden in Giverny.

Begin with a visit to Giverny, where Impressionist master Claude Monet lived from 1883 until his death in 1926. The gardens that surround his former home were the inspiration for many of his most famous scenes, including the water lily pond he captured in the Nympheas series and the gentle arch of the Japanese bridge over that pond. Tour Monet's gardens, as many artists have, and see if you don't leave inspired.

After Giverny, take a midday break for lunch at the Moulin de Fourges, an 18th-century mill on the Epte River outside Giverny that's been transformed into a restaurant and inn. From there, continue your tour to Versailles.

The opulent Palace of Versailles was once the home of King Louis XIV and Marie Antoinette. On a tour of their extravagant apartments, try to imagine daily life for the royal family. Walk through the famous Hall of Mirrors, the Grand Apartments, and the Queen's Apartments as your guide helps bring history to life.

Enjoy some free time to wander through the expansive gardens behind the palace at Versailles before your day trip concludes and you travel back to Paris.

Versailles Fountain Show Special Program:
The fountains in the Versailles gardens are part of a special display set to the music of Louis XIV's era on Saturdays and Sundays from April 2-October 30, on May 5, Tuesdays from May 24-June 28 and July 14. Entry fees to this special program are included in the cost of the day tour.
Write a ReviewReviews (1,501)

1 - 5 of 24 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago
Two fantastic adventures in one day

We took the option of a small tour, and we pleased we did. Our guide was knowledgeable and gave us just the amount of information we could assimilate at a time. Versailles, of course, is spectacular, but the Gardens are lovely also. The next day...More

2  Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 1 week ago
Go to Giverny skip Versailles

Versailles is overrated and there is just too many people. The gardens aren't that great and the palace tour is too crowded with not much to see. Giverny is a must for Monet fans

3  Thank Madol78
Reviewed 8 July 2018
High Expectations; Disappointed

My wife and I had very high expectations of the visit to Versailles but quite disappointed really. We have been wanting to visit for many years. We followed recommendations on tripadvisor and purchased tickets beforehand since, as pointed out, it is very busy on a...More

7  Thank Robert A
Reviewed 2 July 2018
poor scheduling

Did a one day Giverny/Versailles trip with ParisCityVision. Our tour guides Crystal and Pedro were great. They were knowledgeable, entertaining, and concerned about our experience. The tour itself was poorly planned. The bus left late. We arrived in Giverny at the same time as about...More

3  Thank Elaine M
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile
Do not miss Giverney...

We recently did this tour and had a great time. The tour guide, Vincent, was funny and helpful and gave us considerable time on our own to explore both Giverney and Versailles gardens. However, fitting in both sights does result in some rushing. It's difficult...More

3  Thank webgrrrl
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Jenna1480
16 August 2018|
Answer
Response from birkdale5 | Reviewed this property |
Don’t think so.
0
Votes
Ruba H
9 July 2018|
Answer
Response from Elaine M | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Your question should be directed to ParisCityVision. I doubt that they will reduce the price for you. Your Paris Pass only entitles you to entrance to Versailles but not the gardens
1
Vote
Travellers Also Viewed
Giverny and Versailles Small Group...
732 Reviews
from US$277.30*
Giverny and Versailles Full-Day...
2 Reviews
from US$181.31*
Versailles Guided Tour and Priority...
148 Reviews
from US$129.00*
Likely To Sell Out
Viator VIP: Palace of Versailles Tour...
522 Reviews
from US$290.10*
Frequently bought together
Paris in One Day Sightseeing Tour
1,353 Reviews
from US$197.30*
Skip the Line: Louvre Museum Walking...
3,082 Reviews
from US$68.50*
Likely To Sell Out
Moulin Rouge Show Paris
3,267 Reviews
from US$101.00*
Special Offer
Big Bus Paris Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
1,449 Reviews
from US$37.60*
US$44.10
Normandy D-Day Beaches Day Trip with...
1,848 Reviews
from US$184.50*
Giverny and Versailles Small Group...
732 Reviews
from US$277.30*
Skip the Line: Chateaux de Chambord...
570 Reviews
from US$196.10*
Best of Versailles Day Trip from...
576 Reviews
from US$234.40*