Versailles Express, the luxury coach line connecting Paris to Versailles, today launched two new offerings to allow passengers to enjoy the events of the Palace of Versailles, and especially its summer program.
For the summer season, the Palace of Versailles offers its visitors a rich program of exhibitions and shows. China in Versailles, Art and diplomacy in the eighteenth century, traces the history of political and artistic exchanges between the two countries in the eighteenth century.
The Grand Trianon, the exhibition models of the Imperial Navy, Marine Museum Collection presents six outstanding models of ships of the Napoleonic fleet masterpieces carpenters arsenals gathered in 1810 by the Emperor himself -even.
The subsidiary of the Public Establishment of the Palace, Museum and National Estate of Versailles indeed invites visitors to discover the sculptural forms of Ufan Lee, Korean artist that drive in its silent poetry. Moreover, as every summer, the Fountain Night Show offer baroque and joyful walk to discover the gardens and groves to the rhythm of the music of the eighteenth century.
From 4 July 2014 Versailles Express, a new high comfort line of Visual Group, takes all year, visitors aboard comfortable double decker vehicles in the colors of Versailles at the sound of baroque music. For the summer season, it offers:
- Half a day in Versailles, from the Eiffel Tower, with departure at 8:00 am and return around 12:30 or 14:00 and departure back around 18:00 for 29 € A / R (or 44 € with the castle entrance)
- A full day in Versailles with departure at 8:00 am and return around 18:00 for € 32 A / R (or 65 € + castle entrance with access to the gardens and Fountains + Trianons + Little Train)
- Transportation for the evenings of Fountain Night Shows
The project received the support of strategic partners and is also referenced by the Palace of Versailles and Château de Versailles Spectacles as recommended mode of access to the Palace.
Reservations on the site : www.versaillesexpress.com
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Château de Versailles
With 10 million visitors per year, the Palace of Versailles is one of the most visited cultural sites in the world. Jewel of the French art of the seventeenth century, it is classified for 30 years at the World Heritage Site. www.chateauversailles.fr