Chateau de Versailles Escapade

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

The Chateau de Versailles is one of the most beautiful and visited site in France.  You will need a whole day for visiting the Chateau, the gorgeous Park and le Petit Trianon…

By the end of the day, you can sublimate your travel experience with a magical hot air balloon ride !

Here is a program suggestion:

  • In the morning: take train “N” from Gare Paris Montparnasse to Versailles Chantiers
    Duration: 14 mins in average
  • Spend your day visiting Versailles castle, Trianon palace and wonderful gardens
  • Have a light dinner or bring light food and drinks with you
  • In the evening, take the train “N” from Versailles Chantiers to Maintenon
    Duration: 35 mins in average
  • Enjoy your balloon ride
    Duration: 3 to 4 hours
  • Return to Paris: take the train from Maintenon (or Rambouillet*) to Gare Paris Montparnasse
    Duration: 50 mins in average

Plan your trip: how to come to Maintenon


  • It is recommended to purchase your tickets in advance to prevent from queuing: official website
  • Be flexible on the dates in order to prevent weather cancelation risk
  • Please note that the Chateau de Versailles is closed on Monday


Taxi service:

  • One-way Versailles-Maintenon or Maintenon-Versailles: 95 €

  • Round-trip Versailles-Maintenon-Versailles: 180 €