Fontainebleau private excursion

6 hr

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Day Trip

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Fontainebleau is a unique castle – very large, built and rebuilt in different times, it is a veritable patchwork of architectural styles and different eras that have profoundly marked the history of France. Walking through the castle is like walking to a set of time capsules, each of them representing a certain era, connected to a historically significant individual – most of French history condensed in one site. Also, the forest and the gardens are...
Fontainebleau is a unique castle – very large, built and rebuilt in different times, it is a veritable patchwork of architectural styles and different eras that have profoundly marked the history of France. Walking through the castle is like walking to a set of time capsules, each of them representing a certain era, connected to a historically significant individual – most of French history condensed in one site. Also, the forest and the gardens are worthy of admiration in their own right.
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Itinerary Details

Take detailed and extensive guided walk trough castles’ many different sections, from the Medieval period to the Second Empire (the second half of the nineteen century).

This 6-hour tour gives you an overview of the castles’ diverse and layered architecture, history, and the insight into its many works of art.

If you wish to see a true gem of architecture, a layered puzzle of French (and indeed, European) history condensed into one beautiful domain, this is the right tour for you. 

See Fontainebleau, the renaissance castle built by François the 1st, which served as a residence to Napoleon
Discover the rich history of the place, dating back to pre-medieval times, closely linked to the very important events that shaped France as it is today
Visit the extensive domain and the beautiful gardens
Explore the forest of Fontainebleau, protected as national park

Important Details

Included
  • Private tour
  • Driver/guide
  • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
  • Round-trip private transfer
  • Professional art historian guide
Not Included
  • Food and drinks
Departure Point
Your hotel or apartment
Return Details
Your hotel or apartment
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.