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Private French Etiquette Class at Chateaux de Vaux-le-Vicomte

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    What to Expect
    Enjoy this day out of Paris at Vaux le Vicomte castle, privately owned and known as the origin of Versailles Palace.

    the private car will pick you up at your hotel in Paris for a 1 hour drive to Vaux le Vicomte, located in the countryside, south east of Paris.

    There enjoy the famous Etiquette workshop with your family or friends and learn all the French art de Vivre.

    Around a dressed table located in the outbuildings, discover the Etiquette codes including a brief histroy about gastronomy, how to receive your guests, how to dress up your table, the table plan, good manners and dress code.

    A guide will give you this workshop in french or english and will answer to all the qyuestions you always wanted to ask !

    You will be served a glass of champagne with macaroons.

    After the workshop you will have time to visit the chateau and gardens, where you will discover the famous history and jealousy between Nicloas Fouquet, the owner of the chateau and finance ministerof the King,  and Louis the 14.

    You can also choose to have lunch first (not included)

    Enjoy a walk in the famous french style gardens designed by Le Notre.

    After your visit, the private car will take you back to Paris.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pick up from Central Paris hotels
    Departure Time
    9:00 AM
    Duration
    6h
    Return Details
    Your hotel in Paris
    Inclusions
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Private tour
    • Round-trip private transfer
    • Transport by private vehicle
    • Snacks
    • Alcoholic Beverages
    Exclusions
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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    By: Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte
    4,383 reviews
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    779wallyb
    Rock Hill, South Carolina
    4115
    A GEM IN THE COUNTRY
    I booked this with the Explorica agent I was using for my group of 44. This excursion was in leu of Versailles.
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    KAW687
    London, United Kingdom
    1009317
    Excellent visitor experience
    Glad we decided to visit. Free parking and no crowds. The English audio guide told the sad story of the man who
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    Dreamersdoit1
    The Villages, Florida
    25333
    2019 Page out of history of the French culture not to miss
    This is a remarkable chateau privately owned. The buildings are magnificent. The grounds are well maintained and
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    James1Paris
    10
    Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte
    We were unable to go because all the trains are shut down in Paris. I tried to contact the Château as well as the
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    BMB1200k
    Boston, Massachusetts
    31
    Enjoyed the classy sumptuousness of this lovely French property.
    Worth the trip to see this chateau and it's lovely grounds. Bring a picnic lunch of a baguette and a split of
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    ovidianac
    Romania
    29235
    IS A MUST!!! Make time for your soul!!
    We were for the new christmass decoration of the palace, becouse my botfriend discoverd it !! It was the second
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    4daytravels
    Atlanta, Georgia
    4015
    Such a fantastic experience!
    This is a hop, skip and a jump from Paris, and well worth the effort! It is every bit as extraordinary as
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    superkrol4iha
    Villeneuve, Switzerland
    18264
    Wonderful for children and grown ups
    We've visited this palace with our 5 year old daughter and booked a guided tour for her with the option to dress
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    Inspire37230810733
    10
    Absolutely amazing experience
    Totally worth the drive (or trip) from Paris to visit this incredible chateau. The grounds are immaculately
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    111Francois111
    20
    Fantastic
    Just fantastic architecture of the building and garden with beautiful geometrics, a must do with Versailles
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    Phil H
    Salt Lake City, Utah
    386
    A jewel that should be visited
    Vaux-le-Vicomte is a must-see attraction. It's a reasonably close train trip from Paris with a connecting shuttle
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    Ludo S
    Washington DC, District of Columbia
    4532
    A trip back to the 17th Century
    This castle is perhaps best known for its innovative garden created by André Le Nôtre, who later went on to create
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    chloevandevelde
    10
    Visit vaux-le-Vicomte
    This Chateaux is one of the most magnificent once in France. A must see for everyone! The Chateau is beautifully
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    AlohaMonterey
    438
    Fireworks & history
    I visited in the summer and really enjoyed the audio tour, which gave a great history lesson about the castle and
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    ruskiedog
    Gold Coast
    2723
    Awesome
    100% Fantastic, well worth the trip. Love history of France? Then this is the place for you. Easy to get to from
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