Versailles Half-Day Tours with Gourmet Lunch

6  hours
1-20  people
From 214.90€ / adult
101.90€ / child
Free cancellation
We know plans change, that's why we offer a flexible cancellation policy. Learn More

Skip the lines to explore Versailles' palace and gardens and a three-course lunch.

Enjoy a morning steeped in the grand history of Versailles, exploring the palace and gardens, led by our expert guides. After your tour, retire to the salon at restaurant Ore by renowned Chef Alain Ducasse, and enjoy a three-course lunch fit for royalty.

Lunch was decadent and highly recommended. After all, how often do you get to have lunch at the Palace prepared by a Michelin star chef?



Skip the famously long lines with reserved entry times.
Feast on a gourmet three-course lunch at restaurant Ore by Chef Alain Ducasse.
Enjoy a guided visit to the spectacular Palace of Versailles.
Explore hidden sections of the magnificent gardens with your guide.
Marvel at the incredible Fountain shows or Musical Gardens (if tour is selected on days when they are running).
Escorted round trip transportation from central Paris to Versailles by RER train.

What's Included

Fully guided visit of the Palace & Gardens of Versailles
Three-lunch at restaurant Ore by Chef Alain Ducasse
Skip the line entrance tickets and timed entry reservation to the Palace of Versailles
Entrance tickets to the gardens
Expert, English-speaking tour guide
Round trip train transportation

Free cancellation

We know plans change, so we’re happy to offer a full refund up to 24 hours prior to your tour’s departure time.

Skip the Lines

You’ll be whisked past the long entry lines at the palace with our pre-reserved, timed entrance reservations.

Gourmet Lunch

Enjoy a three-course lunch after you tour at restaurant Ore by chef Alain Ducasse, housed in the Palace salon!


Smiling at Versailles

Private Tour of the Palace of Versailles

Book a private tour for your family and friends, and our expert local guide will tailor your experience to let you explore at your own pace.

Frequently Asked Questions

We will take the suburban RER train from central Paris. Our coordinator will accompany you to Versailles.

You can meet your guide in Versailles. Just make sure you book the tour that departs from Versailles. However if you’re planning on taking a taxi to Versailles, we recommend you meet us in Paris. We’ll escort you to Versailles and it will be much cheaper for you!

We have a pre-reserved entry time that allows us to use a different entrance and skip the long public lines. If the staff are sending people through on time there should be minimal waiting time. If they are delayed for any reason, we will need to wait a few minutes until it’s our turn, but this is usually minimal and our guides are there to get you in as fast as possible!

You will get a tour of the gardens as part of your visit. Your guide will show you hidden parts of the gardens and advise you if you want to stay and explore more afterwards.

The fountain shows run from April through September on weekends and some Tuesdays. The musical gardens run on the other days during the same months. You will be able to see what is on in the gardens when you make your booking and choose your date accordingly.

Our Versailles tours regularly sell out.

Places on our Versailles tours will sell out in advance. Don’t wait to book your spot!

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