Paris Day 8: Palace of Versailles


After the garden tour, we proceeded to tour the Palace of Versailles.

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This royal chateau is a UNESCO world heritage site.

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Millions of people pass through the gates of the chateau every year.

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Here are some of the photos taken inside the palace. There are over 100 rooms in this former royal residence.

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The Queen’s apartment.

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Opulent ceiling.

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Hall of Mirrors.

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The King’s bed chamber.

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A table setting in the palace.

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Wall size painting: The Coronation of Napoleon in Notre Dame.

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Some photos outside the palace.

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Palace Corridor, Hallway of Kings.

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Library of Madame Victoire.

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The palace was huge and yet crowded. The walk from room to room was slow. At some places, we were just being pushed forward by the crowds.

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