Versailles Palace and Gardens Tour with Gourmet Lunch by Chef Ducasse


  • Explore the magnificent Palace of Versailles

  • Enjoy a 3-course gourmet lunch with wine

  • Learn about 18th-century royal life from a knowledgeable guide

  • Visit the beautiful gardens and catch the Musical Fountain Show

  • Optional upgrade to visit Marie Antoinette's Petit Trianon


Immerse yourself in the opulence of Versailles on this guided tour of the palace and gardens. Indulge in a sumptuous gourmet lunch by Chef Ducasse and discover the secrets of 18th-century royal life.

Tour info

5 hours
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Why take this tour?

The Palace of Versailles is one of France’s top attractions, and widely considered the jewel in Paris’ crown. On this tour, explore the palace and grounds with your guide and gain insight into royal life in 18th-century France. The tour includes entrance fee, round-trip travel from central Paris, and a 3-course gourmet lunch with wine at the palace. You can upgrade to visit Marie Antoinette’s Petit Trianon.

What’s included?

  • Fully guided visit of the Palace and Gardens of Versailles

  • 3-course gourmet lunch with wine in the restaurant in the palace run by Chef Ducasse

  • Guided visit of the Musical Gardens or Fountain Show: weekends & selected days April through October

  • Headsets when appropriate so you can always hear your guide

  • Fully guided visit to the Petit Trianon and Marie Antoinette’s hamlet (if option selected)

  • Entry/Admission - Palace of Versailles, The Hall of Mirrors, Le Jardin de Versailles, Le Petit Trianon

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

  • Gratuities

  • Guided visit to the Petit Trianon and Marie Antoinette’s hamlet (unless option selected)

Things to know

Before you book

  • Duration: 5h

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Before you go

  • This tour involves a reasonable amount of walking. Please wear comfortable shoes.

  • The minimum drinking age in France is 18 years. Participants under 18 will not be served wine with lunch.

  • Not wheelchair accessible

Cancellation Policy

    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Operated by:

Memories France

About operator:

Memories France is a small, experienced team, working together to offer our guests unforgettable experiences in and around Paris. Living and working in Paris, we are a truly local company! We work with the very best guides, professionals who are fully accredited, fluent in English and passionate about sharing their knowledge and love of their city. We source first-rate local partners, uncover hidden treasures and put together unique tours that allow our guests to experience world famous sites in the most relaxed and memorable way possible, and to discover the authentic, local aspects of our beautiful city. We are committed to quality, to ensuring that each experience is special, and to sharing the very best that our city has to offer, so that our heritage becomes your memories.

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