VISIT VERSAILLES ROYAL CASTLE
WE TAKE YOU IN VERSAILLES & AROUND
As the saying goes, ‘Paris is always a good idea’. World-famous landmarks, world-class museums, a plethora of historic gardens and parks filled with fountains and magnificent sculptures, some of the most fashionable places in the world, Haussmanian Paris, Art Nouveau Paris, Art Deco Paris, Paris of artists and writers…Paris is plural, Paris is unique. Our tailor-made luxury holidays in Paris will delight lovers of history, art and design, cuisine, fashion, romantics, dreamers…
From the bridges of Paris to the Canal Saint-Martin, from the Louvre to the Rodin Museum, from the streets of Montmartre to the quays of the booksellers, we will take you to these places where the preserved charm makes you love Paris more than any other capital.
Our exceptional guided walking tours through Paris will reveal to you the soul of its old quarters, its cafés and passages with preserved architecture and decor, testimony to 19th century Paris.
No city in France offers such a concentration of museums as Paris. Alongside unmissable visits such as the Musée d’Orsay, the Center Pompidou or the Louvre Museum, Paris is home to artistic and historical collections offered by private museums, foundations or enthusiasts. Our historians will make you discover Paris, the cultural capital, through its essential collections but also its small museums. They will tell you about Paris through its profusion of gardens and historic parks, full of mysterious corners that will satisfy your appetite for art.
Your holidays in Paris will take you under the bridges of Paris where the Seine flows, considered the most beautiful avenue in Paris. Our experts in luxury travel in France will make you taste the delights of an extraordinary river trip at nightfall to enjoy a suspended moment where sparkling Paris and the flamboyant sunset sky mingle, a unique way to appreciate the most beautiful bridges in the capital.
EXAMPLE ITINERARIES FEATURING VERSAILLES
We have no fixed itinerary, because at In-Luxe Travel France, true luxury follows no one else but you and combines rarity, knowledge, know-how, intuition. Take these itineraries as simply suggestions for the kind of holiday you might have in Paris, Versailles and around.
Paris, the most romantic capital city in the world, will captivate and enchant you with its beauty and unbeatable elegance. During our Paris private guided visits, learn about the Louvre Museum’s biggest masterpieces without spending all day there, admire the architecture of the very famous Opéra Garnier outside opening hours, and discover an unmissable historic heritage of the right bank
Paris has shaped its image as the undisputed capital of elegance through renowned celebrities and many centuries of history. While Paris evokes images of haute couture, creators of the avant-garde, it’s firstly a culture which has opened more than 300 theatres and museums to us in incredible buildings. Truly make the most of your stay in Paris….
MUST SEE & DO IN VERSAILLES
What you shouldn’t miss to see and do while visiting Versailles
Go down the steps of the Sacré-Coeur at sunset
Montmartre is a real cliché of Paris, a district full of charm with cobbled streets where in the middle of the 19th century lived many painters who immortalized their favorite places of debauchery. It’s still a true melting pot of art and source of inspiration for the cinema. Descend the steps of the Sacré-Coeur basilica when the sun sets and the city lights begin to twinkle.
VISIT CHARLES GARNIER OPERA
Charles Garnier won the 1860 competition for the Paris Opera House which is one of the most famous buildings of the century. Visit the Grand Escalier with its magnificent thirty-meter-high vault, the long gallery. Look up to admire the beautiful ceiling, featuring Marc Chagall’s paintings of opera scenes.
CHALLENGE YOURSELF WALKING UP THE EIFFEL TOWER
Climb to the Eiffel Tower by the stairs rather than waiting for the elevator. The change of view as you climb and the extraordinary panorama when you reach the top is the reward for your efforts.
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VISIT HOTEL BIRON / MUSEE RODIN
All his works can be shown ay Hotel Biron where Auguste Rodin lived. The three hectares gardens house some of Rodin’s most famous sculptures, from “The Thinker”, “Orpheus” to “The Gates of Hell”.
CREATE BAGUETTES WITH A LOCAL CHEF
What could be more French than creating baguettes with a local chef? Take part in a bespoke class during your stay in Paris.
LUNCH AT SEPTIME
The one Michelin-starred restaurant ranked as one of the 50 best restaurants in the world in 2022. Enjoy high-flying cuisine in a relaxed setting in Paris 11th.
SNAP A PHOTO AT JEHAN-RICTUS SQUARE
Jehan-Rictus Square in Montmartre is known for its unique ‘Wall of Love’ from artists Frédéric Baron and Claire Kito, a tiled wall with ‘I love you’ written in 250 different languages, the perfect spot for a photo.
SAINT-SULPICE CHURCH, THE STAR OF PARIS
Saint-Sulpice church is iconic for its two towers soaring in the Parisian skyline, its Eugène Delacroix’s famous frescoes and its starring role in Dan Brown’s thriller, ‘The Da Vinci Code’.
TAKE A GUIDED TOUR AT LA SAMARITAINE
Dating back to 1870, when Ernest Cognacq opened a dressmaking shop, it is arguably Paris’ most beautiful department store. Take a guided tour and exploring its rooftop terrace.
JAZZ & HISTORY AT CAVEAU DE LA HUCHETTE
Immerse yourself in the world of jazz, swing and history at Caveau de la Huchette. In 1789 and throughout the revolutionary era, it housed the Cordeliers and Montagnards meetings where the main figures of the Convention Danton, Marat, Saint-Just, Robespierre were found.
VISIT THE MAISON DE VICTOR HUGO
In the Place des Vosges, one of Paris’s oldest and most beautiful squares, visit the Maison de Victor Hugo, walk through the rooms where Victor Hugo wrote Les Misérables.
OTHER DESTINATIONS YOU MAY LIKE
Our luxury private Champagne tasting tours are an invitation to live a unique experience. Our oenologists make you discover the history and the cellars of family houses which wrote the history of champagne, a journey through time which will take you to the depths of sumptuous Gallo-Roman Crayères.