Chateau de Fontainebleau Escapade

Visit the Chateau de Fontainebleau and end the day with a hot air balloon ride

Residence of 34 kings and two emperors, the Chateau de Fontainebleau is a very interesting Castle to visit near Paris. With 1500 rooms, it is one of the biggest and most furnished châteaux in France,

Here is a program suggestion:

  • In the morning: take train “R” Montereau-Montargis from Paris Gare de Lyon to Fontainebleau, Avon
    Duration: 37 mins in average
  • Spend the afternoon visiting the Chateau de Fontainebleau, it’s museum and the beautiful gardens
  • Have a light dinner or bring light food and drinks with you
  • In the evening, take again the train “R” from Fontainebleau, Avon to Montereau. We will pick you up at the train station
    Duration: 18 mins in average
  • Enjoy your balloon ride near Montereau
    Duration: about 3 hours
  • Return to Paris: take the train “R” from Montereau to Paris Gare de Lyon
    Duration: 51 mins in average

Plan your trip with Transilien


  • Be flexible on the dates in order to prevent weather cancelation risk
  • Please note that the Chateau de Fontainebleau is closed on Tuesday