Travel Guide: Une Journée au Château de Versailles

By: Analicia Austin

The Versailles

Le château de versailles

Dans toute sa splendeur 

With its beautiful gilded decor befitting a queen, the Château de Versailles will no doubt leave you in absolute awe; it is located just outside of Paris in the suburb of Versailles, and it's just a 45 minute train ride. The château is best known as the palatial getaway of Queen Marie- Antoinette. Its never ending corridors decorated in gold statues and gilded chandeliers, which leads to the impressive Galerie des Glaces (Hall of Mirrors) is an astonishing sight...

Tip: Buy your ticket(s) online. This will cut your wait time by more than half. Even with your advance purchased ticket there can be wait time of at least one hour.