Grounds of the Palace of Versailles

Highly recommended
Starting at the terrace of the Palace of Versailles, you can explore the grounds on foot, by horse-drawn carriage, the little train or in a small boat on the Grand Canal. The Axe du Soleil, with its water parterre, fountains, statues, the Bassin de Latone and the Tapis Vert divide the grounds. On both sides, the copses bring a touch of magic: ponds, colonnades, water jets, groups of sculptures, flowerbeds and pathways lined by canals. Enough to fill a whole day! Don't miss the Grandes Eaux water show.

Useful information

Address:

78000 Versailles

Phone:

+33 1 30 83 78 00

Price:

9 € (-18 years old 7 €)

Opening hours

high season: 8am-8.30pm; rest of year: 8am-6pm - park high season: 7am-7pm vehicles, 7am-8.30pm pedestrians; rest of year: 8am-6pm - Great Fountains show weekends and Bank Hols 11am-noon, 3.30pm-5pm - Neptune fountain 5.20pm-5.30pm - Fountains activated Tue 11am-noon, 2.30pm-4pm

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