Fontainebleau and Vaux le Vicomte Day Trip from Paris with Audio Guide

1 Day

Visit the Castle of Vaux le Vicomte with audio-guide. Discover the Vaux le Vicomte French gardens. Audio guided tour of Fontainebleau Castle.


  • Visit Vaux le Vicomte
  • Free time in Fontainebleau Castle gardens
  • Explore some of the most beautiful chateaux in all of France!
  • Audio guide in Fontainebleau Castle

Fontainebleau + Vaux le Vicomte Day Trip from Paris w/ Audio Guide

Vaux le Vicomte is the castle that inspired King Louis XIV to construct Versailles, a masterpiece of modernity and elegance. Learn about Vaux le Vicomte in French, English, Spanish, Italian, German, Russian and Japanese with the complimentary audio guide. Be sure to give the French gardens some time.

Fontainebleau and Vaux-Le-Vicomte Castle Small-Group Day Trip From Paris

Fontainebleau is France’s only royal palace that has been inhabited for seven decades on an ongoing basis. Your extensive audio guide will introduce you to the distinctive atmosphere of each epoch from Saint Louis to Napoleon III.

Recently restored Napoleon I flats and outstanding examples of Medieval, Renaissance, and Classical architecture embodied in Fontainebleau will be on display.

In French, English, Spanish, Italian, German, Russian, Japanese, Mandarin Chinese, Dutch, Portuguese and Polish, Fontainebleau audio guides are accessible.

You will be provided free time to roam the Fontainebleau Gardens after a guided tour of the palace, after which we will drive back to Paris.

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Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Vaux-le-Vicomte was built for Nicolas Fouquet, Minister of Finance, of King Louis XIV. Fouquet united the most talented French architect, artist, and gardener of his day in order to create the most splendid castle and gardens in France.

This dream team consisted of the renowned architect: Louis Le Vau, the artist, and interior designer: Charles Le Brun, and the father of the French garden: André Le Nôtre. Vaux-le-Vicomte is so lovely that the TV series Versailles is filmed there!

Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

See the Designed by André Le Nôtre these French Gardens which are 100 acres big!


For lunch, you will be able to eat at one of the many cafés or bakeries in the town of Fontainebleau. Lunch price not included.

Chateau de Fontainebleau

One of the biggest and most beautiful Palaces in France, filled with the glory of the nobility of France.

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Stop by this beautiful medieval castle on your way to Fontainebleau. You’ll stop outside to take some pictures.

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