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The Estate offers many products and services. Leisure activities are also available in the Park.

Palace of Versailles audioguide

Palace of Versailles audioguide

The audioguide accompanies visitors along their self-guided tours of the Palace (Grand Apartments of the King and Queen, the King’s Chamber, the History Gallery, Apartments of Mesdames).

It is available in 11 languages : French, English, German, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Mandarin Chinese, Japanese, Portuguese, Korean and Polish.

To enjoy the Palace and explore it at your own pace while having fun, there is a version of the audioguide adapted to French-speaking children age 8 and older. Their tour guide is Muce, who lived in Louis XIV’s times.

FURTHER INFORMATION Further information:

Available free of charge with Palace and Passport tickets.

Guided tours

Guided tours

To explore the history of Versailles, some ten theme visits with a qualified guide give you access to little-known areas that are not open for individual visits.

ALL THE THEMES Further information:

Price: €7 in addition to the Passport ticket
Check to see if you are eligible for free admission.
Free admission for children under 10 and for the person accompanying a disabled visitor.

Reservations required:
- By telephone at +33 (0)1 30 83 78 00
- On site, subject to availability



Depending on what they are looking for, visitors have the choice between various restaurants and take-away food outlets throughout the Estate.

ALL THE RESTAURANTS Further information:

La Petite Venise, (Italian cuisine, tea room, terrace and take-away), located between the Apollo Fountain and the Grand Canal.
Information: +33 (0)1 39 53 25 69

Le Grand Café d'Orléans, located at the end of the Grand Apartments itinerary, dining room or take-away.
+33 (0)1 39 50 29 79

Restaurant la Flottille
, restaurant, brasserie, tea room, terrace and take-away, located at the top end of the Grand Canal.
+33 (0)1 39 51 41 58

Brasserie de la Girandole
, located in the gardens, terrace and take-away.
+33 (0)1 39 50 58 62

A relaxation and picnic area (not heated) is available in the gardens, near the Palace. This covered tent is entered from the gardens alongside the Palace. See the map
Outside this area, picnics are only allowed in the Park and at the Swiss Pool (outside the Estate, across from the Orangerie). See the map



It is easy to get around the Estate with the mini-train and electric vehicles.

ALL THE TRANSPORTS Further information:

Leaving from the Palace, the Grand Trianon, the Petit Trianon and the Grand Canal. 
Information: +33 (0)1 39 54 22 00

Electric vehicles
Leaving from the South Parterre.
Information: +33 (0)1 39 66 97 66

Leisure activities

Leisure activities

Many leisure activities are available in the Park, such as:
-          Row boat rentals on the Grand Canal
-          Bicycle rentals
-          Guided tours around the Grand Canal on Segways


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