Fontainebleau

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  • Château de Fontainebleau: Priority Entrance Ticket

    1. Château de Fontainebleau: Priority Entrance Ticket

    Get priority entrance to Fontainebleau, the only royal and imperial château to have been continuously inhabited for eight centuries. On top of exploring chapels, galleries and guest apartments which would have been used by French and visiting royalty, you will see Marie Antoinette's bed, Napoleon's throne, François Gérard's 1807 portrait of Empress Josephine and more! Wander through over 1500 rooms and 130 acres of parkland and gardens, including the the French Renaissance garden, inspired by the Italian Renaissance gardens; the French formal garden, the favorite style of Louis XIV; and the French landscape garden, inspired by the English landscape garden. You will also be able to visit the museums and feel what it must have been like as a king or queen growing up here.

    Mod rapid si simplu pentru stabilirea unui itinerariu turistic eficient. Se economiseste timp prin achizitionarea on-line a biletelor de acces la obiectivele turistice.

  • Paris Museum Pass: 2, 4, or 6 Days

    2. Paris Museum Pass: 2, 4, or 6 Days

    Enjoy priority skip-the-line access to over 60 museums and monuments in and around the city of Paris including the Louvre Museum, Orsay Museum, and Centre Pompidou. The Pass is available for 2, 4, or 6 days with the pick-up point conveniently located a mere 10-minute walk from the Louvre. Benefits of the pass include free admission to many attractions, sights, and museums. In Paris: Musée de l’Armée Tombeau de Napoléon 1er Centre Pompidou Musée national d’Art modern Musée national des Arts asiatiques Guimet Les Arts décoratifs Musée des Arts et métiers Musée de l’Assistance Publique, Hôpitaux de Paris Musée du quai Branly Musée Picasso Paris Chapelle expiatoire La Cinémathèque française Musée du Cinéma Cité des Sciences et de l’Industrie Conciergerie Musée national Eugène Delacroix Musée des Égouts de Paris Musée du Louvre - Musée national de la Marine Musée de la Monnaie Cité de ...

    So far just time all the small things first to make the most about the pass and then the big ones

  • From Paris: Chateau de Fontainebleau & Vaux-Le-Vicomte Tour

    3. From Paris: Chateau de Fontainebleau & Vaux-Le-Vicomte Tour

    Discover two of the most beautiful and historically interesting castles in the Paris region on this small group day trip. You’ll visit the lovely Chateau and gardens of Vaux-le-Vicomte, where the “jardin à la francaise” was born and then explore the regal splendor of Chateau de Fontainebleau where more than seven centuries of kings and emperors lived and created history.  Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte, with its deluxe 17th century decor and outstanding French Gardens is enchanting. It is so beautiful that it directly inspired the Sun King to build the Palace of Versailles, in order to rival it. You’ll learn about the captivating history of the estate and its past owners, wander through the perfectly ordered French Gardens and enjoy free time to explore the inside of the Chateau. Chateau de Fontainebleau is unparalleled in its extravagant architecture and links to important events in Frenc...

    Very interesting and well organised tour. The guide JB is a well experienced and very pleasant professional who is truly gifted to be in this industry. A splendid day all in all.

  • Fontainebleau & Vaux-le-Vicomte Châteaux Day Tour from Paris

    4. Fontainebleau & Vaux-le-Vicomte Châteaux Day Tour from Paris

    This full-day trip from Paris takes you to the Vaux-le-Vicomte and Fontainebleau châteaux for guided tours of the castles and a chance to explore their gardens. Set off from Paris at 09:15 on the hour-long drive to Vaux-le-Vicomte, the château that inspired King Louis XIV to build his Versailles Palace. A masterpiece of mid-17th century classical architecture, the château and its grounds were created by 3 talented artists working for Nicolas Fouquet, a rich, high-ranking French official and Louis XIV's Superintendent of Finance. The 3 artists were the painter and decorator Charles Le Brun, the architect Louis Le Vau, and the landscape gardener André Le Nôtre. With an audio guide you’ll explore Nicolas Fouquet's private apartments, the state rooms, and the château's great kitchens and vaulted cellars. Enjoy a stroll through the stunning French-style formal gardens on the estate’s 86-ac...

    Be aware of audioguide. Descriptions are very lengthy. Pace your tour of Fontainebleau castle (very beautiful and huge) according to the tour departure time so you will make it. We had very good and knowledgeable guide.

  • Fontainebleau Castle Half-Day Tour

    5. Fontainebleau Castle Half-Day Tour

    Travel to the home of France's royalty since the Middle Ages, Fontainebleau Castle and enjoy one of France's most popular tourist destinations. Take in amazing views of the forest of Fontainebleau before returning to Paris in an air-conditioned minibus. Leave Paris behind for an afternoon getaway into France's past. Let the friendly and knowledgeable driver-guide pick you up from a centrally located office in Paris, aboard an air-conditioned minibus and whisk you away to Fontainebleau Castle, home to France's Kings, Queens, Emperors and Empresses since the Middle Ages. Enjoy the treasures preserved at Fontainebleau Castle, the royal residence from the 12th century. Visit Napoleon's apartments on the first floor, where you can see a lock of his hair. See the decor of the François I Gallery, one of the most beautiful galleries in France. View the Trinity Chapel, the King's bedroom and T...

    An exceptional and very well planned tour providing a wonderful range of the food and produce available in France.

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What people are saying about Fontainebleau

The museum pass was the best deal and saved me time, not to mention the tickets were sold out if you wait till you get to your destination. Get your guide was super helpful once you realized who to contact, the WHATSAP texting is the best. They get back to you right away and help make reservations where they can, if they are unable to they lead you to the right webpage. This was such a great service, will definitely use again.

we collected tickets. Due to the corona we still had to book, but the tickets work fine. for the gardens of Versailles 10 pp extra

So far just time all the small things first to make the most about the pass and then the big ones

Cool! I recommend that you use GetYourGuide to purchase tickets to attractions in advance

Very easy to deliver the Paris Pass. We were able to enter the museums without problem