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An unexpected change of plans, joy and special memories - Hidden Gems!

Having booked a private tour of Versailles Palace for my sister and elderly mother in January 2018... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Macedon Ranges, Australia
Hidden Gems is Best Way to See Versailles!

Our tour of Versailles was amazing!!! Lorenzo was an excellent guide, by far the best guide we had... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Susan J
Huntington Beach, California
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Our agency, Hidden Gems, specializes in private guided tours of the Palace of Versailles, with our team of friendly and highly knowledgeable guides and private drivers. You’ll have your own personal guide, together with your own chauffeur-driven car...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Rue Hardy, 78000, Versailles, France
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Having booked a private tour of Versailles Palace for my sister and elderly mother in January 2018, I was disappointed to learn upon our arrival in Paris ( June 2018) that there was a strike planned on the day of our tour and the tour...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Our tour of Versailles was amazing!!! Lorenzo was an excellent guide, by far the best guide we had while in Paris and Barcelona. He was incredibly knowledgeable, very passionate about the history of Versailles and France, clearly understood the art and artists of Europe, great...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We can not thank Lorenzo enough for making our visit to Versailles perfect in every way! With his knowledge and experience, he guided us on a pace that was appropriate for our group, as we were traveling with a 13, 11 and one year old....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a short stay in Paris before joining a larger tour group in Normandy. So, I decided that a guided tour to Versailles would make efficient use of our time. The value for our family exceeded expectations. The pickup from the hotel in a...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank God we had a guide. The lines into Versailles were crazy! Even with our preset entry time we had to wait almost an hour in the sun. It was beautiful in the gardens and in the palace. We had a great lunch in Versailles...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our tour guide Nicolas was fantastic! He was very friendly, and gave us great information of the palace and the gardens! The palace was beautiful and the gardens were AMA omg. Would love to go there again and would love to Nicolas again :) -...More

Thank Serena B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We contacted Hidden Gems for a private half day of Versailles, including transportation from our hotel. Nathalie was very knowledgeable and tried very hard to help us avoid the lines and crowds, many of which were unavoidable, especially in the Palace proper. We did enjoy...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It needs to be said prior to reading this review that visiting Versailles palace was part of a full day tour which also included Monet gardens which l have previously reviewed. It also needs to be said that my beautiful wife planned our itinerary due...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first visit to Paris, the place we wanted to visit most was the Palace of Versailles, I had booked a private tour with Hidden Gems a few weeks before we flew to Paris, it was so easy to book online any questions...More

Thank Wendy G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I recently went to Paris and booked a tour with hidden gems for a full day. Our tour guide was Pauline and she was amazing. From the pick up at our apartment, to the drive over, her extensive knowledge of the history...More

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11 July 2018|
Response from Xavier F | Property representative |
Please check with the concierge of your hotel. As we don't propose tours with a coach, I guess you did not book with us. Best regards,
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25 June 2018|
Response from Xavier F | Property representative |
Of course it is. If I had an advise to give, it would be to come on Winter. The palace is much less crowded. And it is a real privilege to see the palace when it is empty. And if you are lucky you may see the gardens under... More
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